BSc Financial Mathematics

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The BSc Financial Mathematics programme is designed to equip you with the specialist mathematical knowledge and quantitative skills that are required by many financial organisations. It focuses on the application of theories to financial practice.

Why should I study Financial Mathematics at XJTLU?

  • Learn from staff in various departments including Mathematics, International Business School Suzhou, and Computer Science and Software Engineering
  • Receive training and preparation for exams required for international certification and licensing
  • Take advantage of proximity to Shanghai, China’s financial centre, where potential internships and work placements at Fortune 500 companies are located
  • Earn two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities.

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Knowledge and skills

By the time you graduate from the BSc Financial Mathematics, you will have:

  • an understanding of key areas of technical mathematics and statistics
  • a broader knowledge of accounting techniques, finance and economics
  • the ability to analyse real-world financial problems using quantitative methods.


Career prospects

BSc Financial Mathematics graduates with quantitative skills are in high demand and typically pursue careers in finance, insurance or banking. The programme also provides a strong basis for postgraduate study in the field of mathematics or finance.


BSc Financial Mathematics graduates' quantitative skills are in high demand; you will be well prepared for positions in finance, insurance and banking.

The programme also provides a strong basis for postgraduate study in the fields of mathematics and finance.


Entry requirements

Please visit the entry requirements page for the comprehensive list of qualifications required to study at XJTLU.

How to apply

Applications should be submitted via our online application system:

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  3. Complete your application

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