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Undergraduate subject

Financial Engineering

Pūhanga Tahua

13 October 2023
Financial engineering is a cross-disciplinary field combining financial and economic theory with the mathematical and computational tools.


Financial Engineering


Financial Engineering combines financial and economic theory with computational tools to design financial products, portfolios, markets, and regulations.

UC offers the only Financial Engineering programme in Aotearoa.

Financial Engineering

What will my study involve?

  • Combine topics from economics, maths, statistics, and engineering.
  • Create financial models, market simulations, and computer programs.

Financial Engineering

Career opportunities

This major will lead to flexible career opportunities due to the technical skills you will learn during your studies, including problem-solving, programming, and communication. Financial Engineering can lead to careers in the global finance industry and other technical fields, such as information technologies (IT).

Career pathways could include:

  • investment broker
  • business analyst
  • financial engineer
  • risk manager.

Find out more about what you can do with a degree in Financial Engineering.

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