Financial Management Engineering mainly involves in the fields of mathematics, statistics and computer programming technique. Based on the theory of economics, financial engineering & management, this discipline is aimed at solving financial issues through the utilization of Math Model that realized by computer programming technique. Students of this major would be received systematic training of methods and skills on financing, investment, and risk management.
Research fields: corporate finance, risk management, securities investment, financial market, financial product design and credit management.
Postgraduate students of this major will be granted economics master degree after 2 year’s study if all evaluation passed.
2. Educational Objectives
Students who got the economics master degree for this major should have solid theoretical foundation and systematical specific knowledge in management, economics, modeling method and computer application. They should be familiar with the properties and functions of different modern financial instruments, have a strong professional qualities and ability of market analysis, and be able to design individual investment program for the clients. Meanwhile, they should also master principles & methods of Asset Pricing Model and have the ability to deal with the business related with bank, securities and investment.
3. Credit Requirement and Curriculum
The minimum course credit for postgraduate students is 26 including at least 6 credits of curriculums with the number starting with six (See the following chart).
For those postgraduate students whose bachelor degree is not economics, they should additionally learn following two courses: Macro & Micro Economics and Applied Economic Statistics. Students who passed the examinations would get relevant course credits.
Chart: The Curriculums for Postgraduate Students in Financial Management Engineering
4. Degree Paper
The requirements for master degree papers of this discipline comply with the related provisions in “General Rules for Postgraduate Training Program of USTB” and “Thesis Defense and Application for Master Degree of USTB”.
The postgraduate students of this discipline should submit at least one thesis which has been published in national academic seminar or national academic journal to Thesis Supervisory Committee before the official dissertation defense. The time interval between the approval of topic-selecting reports and the thesis defense should be no less than 32 weeks.