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Probabilities and Finance Specialization (M2)

This specialization teaches students advanced probabilistic mathematical finance, including derivatives, the study of interest rates, risk analysis and numerical methods. 

Opportunities

Graduates of this degree lean primarily towards the research departments of financial establishments in France, Europe (London) and the rest of the World (USA, Asia). A small proportion of graduates pursue academic careers after completion of their PhD. 

Organization

The year is divided between a semester of intensive classes (from September 15 to March 31) and a semester-long internship in a financial establishment (from April 1 to September 30).
 

Well-targeted public

Students having completed their M1 in applied mathematics and 3rd year engineering school students.

Prerequisites:

- an excellent general level in applied mathematics

- a strong probabilities background and scientific computing skills (C and C++ programming)

 

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Administrative coordinator
Besseddik Faouzia 

faouzia.besseddik@upmc.fr
phone number 01 44 27 37 56

e-mail address : master.math@upmc.fr

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07/06/10