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Worldquant University

A global mission, a global community.

WorldQuant University makes advanced, quality education accessible to capable students everywhere by delivering completely free online offerings.

Education is most effective when educators, employers, and students work together.

The University is a community of students, alumni, faculty, and partner organizations dedicated to supporting each other in lifelong learning.

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Students in WQU offerings…

Learn in-demand quantitative skills

Apply skills to real-life problems

Collaborate with other students across the globe

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Degree Program

Master of Science in Financial Engineering

Are you ready to pursue your career as a quantitative analyst? WQU’s accredited two-year MSc in Financial Engineering Program, led by industry and academic experts, is where mathematics, computer science, and financial theory converge.

Accepted students join thousands of students in the world’s largest Financial Engineering Program, completely free of cost.

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Skills Learned

Mathematical + Computational Modeling

Derivative Pricing

Deep Learning

Financial Data Visualization and Analysis

Stochastic Modeling

Portfolio Management

Financial Econometrics

Machine Learning

Risk Management


Applied Data Science Lab

Data science skills are in demand across industries. That’s why the credentialed 16-week Applied Data Science Lab pushes students to tackle real-world problems and build the foundation skills to work in data science. Walk away with a portfolio of projects in just a few months.

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Skills Learned

Data Analysis + Visualization

Machine Learning Ethics

Predictive Model-Building

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“The challenge was real. If you are passionate about math and finance, and considering a MScFE program, I’d say go for it!”


Workplace Flexibility and Upskilling the Future Workforce at the World Economic Forum

WorldQuant University President Daphne Kis recently traveled to the World Economic Forum in Davos to speak about AI, flexible schedules, and the future of work.


Student Spotlight: Abdulkabir Muhammed

An experience that combines theoretical knowledge, practical applications, and collaborative learning opportunities.


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Exploring Predictive AI's developing role in education and business with Peter Lee and Daphne Kis.

Partner with WQU

WQU works with organizations to upskill their people and help them discover their next great hire.
“By removing geographical and financial barriers WQU is unleashing the determination of a new cohort of talent looking for global opportunities. Global employers and corporations stand to benefit from the community WQU has built, whether they’re hiring or looking to upskill current employees.”
Lydiah Kemunto Bosire
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, 8B Education Investments
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Determined, persistent, resolute.

WQU students are committed lifelong learners who balance competing priorities to grow their skills and advance their careers. Learning with peers worldwide, they master the communication and collaboration skills necessary for modern work and inspire each other to meet their goals.

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Our offerings are designed to help students build high-demand skills in financial engineering and data sciences. Discover the best fit for you.

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