Study programme

2020-2021

Model Path over 2 years

Basisopleidingsonderdelen

The student has to attend all courses from the lists 'core courses UA' and 'core courses VUB' . The student chooses 1 out of 2 courses 'Financial mathematics', at VUB or at the University of Antwerp. Core courses UA

Actuarial models

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETACM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Finite difference methods and financial mathematics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETEDM
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Financial mathematics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETFWI
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Numerical Optimisation

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2000WETNOP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2600WETSDS
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):

Core courses VUB

Financial mathematics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9600VUBFWI
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Advanced calculation of probability

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBGKR
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Harmonic and Wavelet Analysis

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9600VUBHWA
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
600
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Profileringsruimte

The students choose courses for 36 ECTS-credits from 3 of 4 clusters : each time 2 courses per cluster Cluster Financial and Actuarial Courses

Advanced Statistical models in non-life insurance

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2600WETASM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Banking

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2109TEWFIN
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Financial risk management

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2104TEWFIN
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Financial Modeling

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBTAF
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Monte Carlo Methods and FX Derivatives Markets

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2000WETMCM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
48
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Path integrals for option prices

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2002WETPOP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Cluster Numerical Mathematics

Advanced numerical methods

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETGNM
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Advanced Programming

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
1001WETGPR
Semester:
1E SEM
Sequentiality:
Minimum 8/20 for Introduction to programming, Computersystems and -architecture, Project software engineering and Computer Graphics.
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Multigrid and multiscale solution methods

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETMMO
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Seminar numerical analysis

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETSNA
Semester:
1E/2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Theory and practice of finite elements methods

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETEEM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Applications of differential equations

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETTDV
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch

Cluster Stochastics and Statistical courses

Lévy processes and their applications

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBLPA
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Robust Statistics

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2600WETROS
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Statistical methods I

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBSTM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Statistical methods II

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9002VUBSTM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Cluster Applied Mathematics

Cryptography

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9600VUBCRY
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Introduction to performance modelling

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETSMT
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Reconstruction techniques in medical imaging

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETRMB
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
15
Credits:
3 study points
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Applications of differential equations

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETTDV
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch

Vrije keuzeruimte

The student chooses 12 ECTS-credits from the list below and/or any of profiling area courses from the 4 clusters

Academic Literacies for Scientists

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2000WETSEN
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
28
Credits:
3 study points
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
History of science and society

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2000WETHSS
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Integrable Hamiltonian systems

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2600WETIHS
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):

Masterproef

Master thesis Financial and Applied Mathematics including internship

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2602WETMAP
Semester:
2E SEM
Credits:
30 study points
Study load (hours):
840
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

2019-2020

Model Path over 2 years

Basisopleidingsonderdelen

The student has to acquire 42 ECTS-credits from the lists 'core courses UA' and 'core courses VUB' and chooses 1 optional course from the Cluster Stochastics and Statistical courses. This optional course will count as a compulsory course. The student chooses 1 out of 2 courses 'Financial Mathematics', at VUB or at the University of Antwerp. Core courses UA

Actuarial models

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETACM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Finite difference methods and financial mathematics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETEDM
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Financial mathematics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETFWI
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Numerical Optimisation

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2000WETNOP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Core courses VUB

Financial mathematics

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9600VUBFWI
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Advanced calculation of probability

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBGKR
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Harmonic and Wavelet Analysis

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9600VUBHWA
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
600
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Profileringsruimte

The students choose courses for 36 ECTS-credits from 3 of 4 clusters : each time 2 courses per cluster Cluster Financial and Actuarial Courses

Banking

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2109TEWFIN
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Financial Risk Management

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2104TEWFIN
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Financial Modeling

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBTAF
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Monte Carlo Methods and FX Derivatives Markets

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2000WETMCM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
48
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Path integrals for option prices

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2002WETPOP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Cluster Numerical Mathematics

Advanced numerical methods

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETGNM
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Advanced Programming

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
1001WETGPR
Semester:
1E SEM
Sequentiality:
Minimum 8/20 for Introduction to programming, Computersystems and -architecture, Project software engineering and Computer Graphics.
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Multigrid and multiscale solution methods

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETMMO
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Seminar numerical analysis

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETSNA
Semester:
1E/2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Theory and practice of finite elements methods

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETEEM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Applications of differential equations

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETTDV
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch

Cluster Stochastics and Statistical courses

General theory of empirical processes

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBTEP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Lévy processes and their applications

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBLPA
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Statistical methods I

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9001VUBSTM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Statistical methods II

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9002VUBSTM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Cluster Applied Mathematics

Cryptography

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
9600VUBCRY
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Introduction to performance modelling

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If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETSMT
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Reconstruction techniques in medical imaging

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETRMB
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
15
Credits:
3 study points
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Applications of differential equations

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2001WETTDV
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch

Vrije keuzeruimte

The student chooses 12 ECTS-credits from the list below and/or any of profiling area courses from the 4 clusters

Academic Literacies for Scientists

This information sheet indicates how the course will be organized at pandemic code level yellow and green.

If the colour codes change during the academic year to orange or red, modifications are possible, for example to the teaching and evaluation methods.

Course code:
2000WETSEN
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
28
Credits:
3 study points
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
History of science and society

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Course code:
2000WETHSS
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Integrable Hamiltonian systems

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Course code:
2600WETIHS
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):

Masterproef

Master thesis Financial and Applied Mathematics including internship

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Course code:
2602WETMAP
Semester:
2E SEM
Credits:
30 study points
Study load (hours):
840
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

2018-2019

Model Path over 2 years

Basisopleidingsonderdelen

The student has to acquire 42 ECTS-credits from the compulsory courses and chooses 1 optional course from the Cluster Stochastics and Statistical courses. This optional course will count as a compulsory course. The student chooses 1 out of 2 courses 'Financial Mathematics', at VUB or at the University of Antwerp.

Actuarial models

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Course code:
2001WETACM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Finite difference methods and financial mathematics

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Course code:
2001WETEDM
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Advanced calculation of probability

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Course code:
9001VUBGKR
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Numerical Optimisation

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Course code:
2000WETNOP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Harmonic and Wavelet Analysis

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Course code:
9600VUBHWA
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
600
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Financial mathematics

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Course code:
9600VUBFWI
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Financial mathematics

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Course code:
2001WETFWI
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch

Profileringsruimte

The students choose courses for 36 ECTS-credits from 3 of 4 clusters : each time 2 courses per cluster Cluster Financial and Actuarial Courses

Banking

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Course code:
2109TEWFIN
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Financial Risk Management

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Course code:
2104TEWFIN
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Financial Modeling

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Course code:
9001VUBTAF
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Monte Carlo Methods and FX Derivatives Markets

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Course code:
2000WETMCM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
48
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Path integrals for option prices

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Course code:
2002WETPOP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):

Cluster Numerical Mathematics

Advanced numerical methods

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Course code:
2001WETGNM
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Advanced Programming

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Course code:
1001WETGPR
Semester:
1E SEM
Sequentiality:
Minimum 8/20 for Introduction to programming, Computersystems and -architecture, Project software engineering and Computer Graphics.
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Multigrid and multiscale solution methods

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Course code:
2001WETMMO
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Seminar numerical analysis

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Course code:
2001WETSNA
Semester:
1E/2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Theory and practice of finite elements methods

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Course code:
2001WETEEM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Applications of differential equations

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Course code:
2001WETTDV
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch

Cluster Stochastics and Statistical courses

General theory of empirical processes

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Course code:
9001VUBTEP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Advanced stochastic processes

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Course code:
2001WETGSP
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Lévy processes and their applications

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Course code:
9001VUBLPA
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Statistical methods I

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Course code:
9001VUBSTM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Statistical methods II

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Course code:
9002VUBSTM
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Time series analysis I

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Course code:
2001WETTIA
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):

Cluster Applied Mathematics

Cryptography

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Course code:
9600VUBCRY
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):
Introduction to performance modelling

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Course code:
2001WETSMT
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
45
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):
Reconstruction techniques in medical imaging

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Course code:
2001WETRMB
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
15
Credits:
3 study points
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Applications of differential equations

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Course code:
2001WETTDV
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
Dutch

Vrije keuzeruimte

The student chooses 12 ECTS-credits from the list below and/or any of profiling area courses from the 4 clusters

Academic Literacies for Scientists

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Course code:
2000WETSEN
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
28
Credits:
3 study points
Study load (hours):
84
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
English
History of science and society

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Course code:
2000WETHSS
Semester:
2E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Integrable Hamiltonian systems

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Course code:
2600WETIHS
Semester:
1E SEM
Contact hours:
60
Credits:
6 study points
Study load (hours):
168
Contract restrictions:
No contract restriction
Language of instruction:
English
Lecturer(s):

Masterproef

Master thesis

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Course code:
2602WETMAP
Semester:
2E SEM
Credits:
30 study points
Study load (hours):
840
Contract restrictions:
Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:
Dutch
Lecturer(s):