BComHons Statistics Statistics and Data Science

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
Country: South Africa
Admission Sessions:Summer Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with Mathematics of Finance (Hons) at the University of Pretoria, where excellence meets opportunity. Our world-class qualifications open doors to a multitude of career possibilities for dynamic and creative individuals. In this program, we blend the artistry of mathematics with the dynamics of finance, creating a platform for students to excel in a rapidly evolving industry. Join us and explore the synergy of numbers and finance that propels you into a future of limitless possibilities.


At Mathematics of Finance (Hons) from the University of Pretoria, we are dedicated to continuous improvement and high-impact research that addresses the national shortage of PhD graduates. Our program stands as a beacon for those seeking to respond to global and local challenges with mathematical precision. Students become adept problem-solvers, effortlessly adapting to changing circumstances, and emerging as leaders in their chosen fields of specialization. Join us in the pursuit of excellence where mathematics meets finance, shaping individuals who thrive in the face of complexity.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with statistics or relevant bachelor’s degree
  • A weighted average of at least 65% for Statistics at final-year level
  • An admission examination may be required

Note: Additional modules may be required in order to reach the desired level of competency

  • Functional analysis
  • Mathematical models of financial engineering
  • Numerical analysis
  • Measure theory and probability
  • Mathematical models of financial engineering
  • Stochastic calculus
  • Project

the fee of course is R54000 per anumm

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Mathematics of Finance (Hons) program find themselves at the forefront of future financial landscapes. As problem-solving individuals, they excel in roles such as quantitative researchers, financial analysts, and risk management specialists. The program not only equips them with mathematical prowess but also instills the adaptability needed to lead in a dynamically changing financial world.

Visa Requirements:

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