Master of Science in Financial Engineering 
A unique graduate programme, the Master of Science in Financial Engineering (MFE) empowers you to succeed as a dynamic professional in the world of high technology finance. Learn from world class faculty and industry seasoned professionals how to implement solutions in areas such as risk management, product structuring, quantitative trading, quantitative research and financial information technology. Stay ahead of industry developments in this multi-disciplinary programme that is also offered in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University, USA.

The 1-year programme is rigorous and intense, and is designed for those with a strong drive and focus to penetrate the top tiers of the finance industry. The curriculum emphasises teamwork and communication in real life corporate settings, seamlessly integrating current financial theory and computational methods with practical knowledge. You will get opportunities to learn from experts from a diversity of disciplines, spanning finance, computing and mathematics. Close interaction with both faculty and industry professionals will enable you to amalgamate real-life experience with academic research to enrich your understanding of today’s financial world.
Highlights of the MFE programme:
  • 7 weeks at Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  • Expertise from 2 NTU schools - Nanyang Business School (NBS) and School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS)
  • World class faculty
  • Insights from industry professionals
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Strong alumni network
The programme will equip you with concepts and techniques in Finance, Computer Science and Mathematics. You will learn how to apply sophisticated engineering tools to financial problems, utilising complex analytical and quantitative methods, enabling you to tackle challenging problems in high-technology finance.



1)Registration for the MFE Preparatory Courses are now open. Please register here for the Math, Finance and/or Programming Prep course(s).

2)MFE Applications for AY2014 have closed. Shortlisted applicants will be notified about interviews.

2)NTU is now placed 41 in the world and is the fastest-rising Asian university in the Top 50.

We are definitely going from strength to strength. Article can be found here.

3) For those who are interested to know more about the MFE programme, you can:

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4) Murex, a leader in the design and implementation of cutting edge solutions for the world's top financial institutions, makes a gift to NTU to support the Murex Book Prize, which will be awarded to one outstanding MFE graduate every academic year. For more information please click here.