Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics and Financial Mathematics

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
To be eligible for admission a candidate must have a good first degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering and Economics or any other subject with a high Mathematical content. 

The Postgraduate Diploma in Statistics and Financial Mathematics shall be offered over one and half years (three semesters) of part-time study.

The following courses shall be on offer:

SEMESTER I 
CodeDescription
PGDFM511Introduction to Statistics
PGDFM512Financial Mathematics Techniques
PGDFM513Operations Research Techniques
MT500Research Methods and Statistics
  
SEMESTER II 
CodeDescription
PGDFM521Information Technologies for Finance and Investment Analysis
PGDFM522Survey Sampling Techniques
PGDFM523Actuarial Statistics
BS203Corporate Finance I
  
Part II 
SEMESTER I 
CodeDescription
PGDFM531Numerical Methods in Finance
PGDFM532Financial Time Series Analysis and Forecasting
PGDFM533Infrastructure Finance
PGDFM534Multivariate Analysis and Econometrics
PGDFM535Practicum