The University of Chicago
The University of Chicago

Department of Mathematics Financial Mathematics

Students on campus
Stevanovich Center rendering

Financial Mathematics students advance to the international and final round of PRMIA Risk Management Challenge in Toronto.

Professor Yuri Balasanov speaking at the annual FinMath Alumni Dinner hosted at Nacional 27.
More photos..

Financial Mathematics students at the Cellular Field during Orientation Week.

WELCOME

Founded in 1996 by an exceptional team of educators, the University of Chicago’s Financial Mathematics Program has had the honor of shaping some of the brightest minds in the financial industry today. A pioneer in its field, our Program offers one year of accelerated, integrated coursework that explores the deep-rooted relationship that exists between theoretical and applied mathematics and the ever-evolving world of finance. Our mission is to equip our students with a solid foundation in mathematics, and in doing so provide them with practical knowledge that they can successfully apply to complicated financial models. Our students become leaders in their field; program alumni have gone forth to find success at companies like JP Morgan, UBS, and Goldman Sachs.

Located in Hyde Park, the University of Chicago is well known for housing great minds. Our Program, with its unmatched student body and highly accomplished faculty, works hard to uphold the University’s core values by creating an atmosphere that encourages intellectual collaboration and growth.