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Computational Finance

PhD / Doctoral.
University of Essex

200

in world course ranking*

27

in local course ranking*
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About the course

A PhD helps students to specialise in one of the key research areas from accounting, economics or finance. By the end of the program, students should have made a significant and unique contribution to an existing area of knowledge through a thesis under academic supervision.

What you might learn

While researching for your thesis, you will be able to access specialist support including attending seminars, writing boot camps and workshops. Upon completion of this course, you should be able to demonstrate academic leadership, creativity and innovation in your research work.

Career outcome

Upon graduating from this program, you may be employed in roles such as financial analyst, investment advisor, financial project manager, auditor, lecturer, wealth management consultant, and etc. in companies including KPMG, Deloitte, PwC, American Marketing Association, Chartered Management Institute, and etc.

Living Costs in Colchester**



Restaurant
(Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant)
£ 10 - 14

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom in City Centre)
£ 623 - 824

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom Outside of Centre)
£ 489 - 647

Transportation
(Daily)
£ 3 - 5

Utilities per Month
(Electricity, Mobile & Internet)
£ 177 - 234

Average Salary***


*Source: QS World University Subjects Rankings (2019)
**Source: numbeo.com
***Source: payscale.com

Costs

Tuition fees per year

£ 14,720

Information

Duration

4 years

Upcoming Intakes

Sep 2020

Course Code

N/A

Hotline

+60 3 5634 3767

Email

unitedkingdom@augstudy.com

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