In addition to at least 21 credit units of course work, seminar, and research methods and ethic units, the MSc degree candidate must prepare and successfully defend a MSc thesis. Expected duration to complete the MSc with Thesis Program is 4 semesters; the maximum duration is 6 semesters. However, students should complete course work including non-credit courses in 4 semesters. Advisor appointment has to be made at the 3rd semester. Each MSc degree candidate is recommended to follow one of the following specialized areas:

It is expected that at least 2 of elective courses should be taken from followed specialized area. The list of elective courses is not limited to the list given, and the list is expanded on a continuing basis; courses outside the list can be accepted as electives subject to approval by the student's adviser.

Semester I Semester II
  • IAM541 Probability Theory
  • Elective Course (IAM 521)
  • Elective Course (IAM 530)
  • IAM520 Financial Derivatives
  • IAM522 Stochastic Calculus for Finance
  • IAM524 Financial Economics
  • IAM698 Research Methods and Ethics (0-Credit)
Semester III Semester IV
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis (Advisor Appointment)*
  • IAM590 Graduate Seminar (0-Credit)
  • Elective Course
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis

For students who take scientific preparation program (SP) in Mathematics, we suggest the following curriculum: 

Semester I Semester II
  • IAM527 Advanced Calculus and Integration
  • Elective Course (NI) (IAM 521)
  • Elective Course (NI) (IAM 530)
  • MATH260 Linear Algebra
  • IAM520 Financial Derivatives (NI)
  • IAM524 Financial Economics  (NI)
Semester III Semester IV
  • IAM541 Probability Theory
  • IAM590 Graduate Seminar (0-Credit)
  • Elective Course
  • IAM522 Stochastic Calculus for Finance
  • IAM698 Research Methods and Ethics (0-Credit)
Semester V Semester VI
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis (Advisor Appointment)*
  • IAM 500: MSc Thesis

  • Advisor appointment has to be made at the third semester (after successful completion of scientific preparation when required).
  •   NI: Not Included (During SP, student should take Program courses in NI status)


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21/11/2018 - 14:00