Detailed information about selected course/program
EU code
11.2 - Statistics
Mobility
2 - Master
Location
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Subject
Statistics, Mathematics
Course/Program
MSc Stochastics and Financial Mathematics (exchange, non-degree programme)
Language
English
Language requirements
Non-native English speakers need to submit proof of their proficiency in the English language before enrolling in one of these programmes (TOEFL 580, IELTS 6.5).
Academic requirements
BSc degree in Mathematics
Max available positions
5
Information
Stochastics examines phenomena in which chance plays a central role. Examples of such phenomena include election results, fluctuations in stock prices and molecular interaction in a living cell. Students in the Master's programme in Stochastics and Financial Mathematics are trained to become experts in terms of both theory and areas of application. The MSc Stochastics and Financial Mathematics programme is a two year programme which is concluded with a master thesis project. See the course catalogue http://studiegids.uva.nl/web/uva/sgs/en/p/38.html for the contents of the programme. See http://www.science.uva.nl/math/ for information on the KdV Institute for Mathematics.
Homepage
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Duration
12 months between Sep 1 2010 and Aug 31 2011
Contact person
Dr A. J. Homburg (msc-mathematics@.uva.nl)
Additional information
Available field for target 1, 2, 3 applicants. Before submitting an EMECW13 application, all candidates must read and follow the instructions specified in http://www.uva.nl/emecw => 'Incoming applicants' The programme is offered in collaboration with the VU University Amsterdam, Utrecht University and Leiden University.]