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Faculty Spotlight: Meet Ritabrata “Rito” Bhattacharyya

November 1, 2021

Everyday, WorldQuant University instructors leverage their industry expertise to help students work together to develop in-demand skills. Here’s one of their stories.

WQU CEO Daphne Kis Discusses Rethinking the Roles and Goals of Higher Education

October 26, 2021

Last week at the 2021 Milken Global Conference, WorldQuant University CEO Daphne Kis joined a panel of experts to discuss rethinking the higher education model.

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WQU Announces New Digital Credential for Master of Science in Financial Engineering

August 26, 2021

WorldQuant University is excited to announce that along with diplomas, we now provide digital credentials to students who graduate from the MSc in Financial Engineering degree program. 

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Student Spotlight: Indira Djambaeva

August 24, 2021

Students from all over the globe are using WorldQuant University’s 100% online programs to develop in-demand skills to accelerate their careers. Here’s one of their stories.

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Student Spotlight: Musonda Katongo

August 13, 2021

Students from all over the globe are using WorldQuant University’s 100% online programs to develop in-demand skills to accelerate their careers. Here’s one of their stories.

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Student Spotlight: Brian Onyino

June 21, 2021

Students from all over the globe are using WorldQuant University’s 100% online programs to develop in-demand skills to accelerate their careers. Here’s one of their stories.

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How COVID-19 is ending the stigma of online learning

June 3, 2021

Check out WQU CEO Daphne Kis’ latest post with the World Economic Forum

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WorldQuant University Expands State Authorization to All US States and Territories 

June 1, 2021

Read more about WQU and our expanded offerings in the US.

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Preparing for a Future in Financial Engineering

May 14, 2021

Learn about the skills needed for a successful career.

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WorldQuant CEO Featured on World Economic Forum Podcast Meet the Leader

May 10, 2021

Igor Tulchinsky explains why he founded WorldQuant University — to upskill some of the most talented people around the world.

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Student Spotlight: Nigel Kok

March 16, 2021

Students from all over the globe are using WorldQuant University’s 100% online programs to develop in-demand skills to accelerate their careers. Here’s one of their stories.

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WorldQuant University Granted Accreditation from the Distance Education Accrediting Commission

March 11, 2021

Read more about WQU and what’s next for our growing student body.

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The WQU Guide to Financial Engineering

February 9, 2021

Learn more about the field in this overview.

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How to make upskilling stick in 3 easy steps

November 23, 2020

Check out WQU CEO Daphne Kis’s World Economic Forum post

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WQU CEO Daphne Kis Discusses the Future of Online Education and Credentialing at the World Economic Forum’s Virtual Jobs Reset Summit

October 29, 2020

Learn more about the panel discussion and watch a recording of the full session.

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Student Spotlight: Kumari Anjali

October 27, 2020

Students from all over the globe are using WorldQuant University’s 100% online programs to develop in-demand skills to accelerate their careers. Here’s one of their stories.

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WQU Debuts Credly Badges for Applied Data Science Module

September 24, 2020

Badges available to 2020 graduates now

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Pursuing the American Dream? Start with skills.

August 6, 2020

Check out the latest op-ed from WQU CEO Daphne Kis

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Student Spotlight: Oluwaseyi Awoga

July 21, 2020

Students from all over the globe are using WorldQuant University’s 100% online programs to develop in-demand skills to accelerate their careers. Here’s one of their stories.

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James Stavridis, WQU Advisory Board Member, joins Conversations with Mike Milken Podcast

June 1, 2020

Discusses leadership, life after COVID-19

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WQU Debuts Explainer on Plagiarism

May 26, 2020

Integrity is critical to transformative education

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WorldQuant University CEO discusses free data science module and the future of online education

May 12, 2020

Listen to the full podcast from Pragmatic Institute

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COVID-19 is Higher Ed’s Chance to Start Anew. Here’s How.

April 27, 2020

WorldQuant University CEO Daphne Kis on the opportunity ahead

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WorldQuant University Now Accepting Duolingo English Test

April 1, 2020

Making higher education even more accessible

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Daphne Kis discusses public trust, higher ed and the future of data science at Milken Global Conference

May 16, 2019

Educational institutions must work to build trust

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Creating a Future Proof Workforce with WorldQuant University CEO Daphne Kis

April 2, 2019

Learning must be a lifelong journey

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Daphne Kis, CEO of WQU, Delivers Keynote at Women in Data Science Conference

March 26, 2019

Pushes for expanding reach of Data Science to female-driven fields

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WQU CEO Daphne Kis Discusses the On-Demand Future of Education with CNBC at Davos

February 13, 2019

Matching learners with jobs and resources is as important as education itself

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WQU launches new, two-unit Data Science Module for 2019

December 10, 2018

New format gives students more time and practice to master key concepts

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Why Electrical Engineers, Applied Physicists and Computer Scientists make great Financial Engineers

September 14, 2018

Check out this post and see if Financial Engineering would be a good career for you.

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WQU CEO Daphne Kis discusses Building Tomorrow’s Workforce Today at Milken Global Conference

May 8, 2018

Notes need to move past segmented conversations on education

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At WorldQuant University, Your Privacy is Our Priority

April 9, 2018

WQU reviews data and privacy policies to protect students

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WQU CEO Daphne Kis discusses future of talent and opportunity at Davos

March 5, 2018

Experts cite need for coding, analytical, collaborative skills well into the future

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Daphne Kis, CEO of WorldQuant University, discusses WQU on RT America

January 4, 2018

Kis and host Bart Chilton discuss technology, philanthropy, and careers in data analytics

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Igor Tulchinsky, Founder of WorldQuant University, Speaks at Milken Institute London Summit

December 27, 2017

London Summit convened leaders to discuss innovation challenges and opportunities in modern Europe

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WorldQuant University founder Igor Tulchinsky named to The Bloomberg 50

December 4, 2017

The list features the defining global leaders in finance, business, culture and entertainment.

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Introducing the new WQU.org!

November 27, 2017

A modern rebrand for a modern university.

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WorldQuant University Mints Masters of Financial Engineering

August 29, 2017

Igor Tulchinsky’s WorldQuant University teaches new skills for tech-driven finance industry.

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Online Education: A Bridge Not Too Far

June 28, 2017

As chairman of the advisory board of WorldQuant University, retired Admiral James Stavridis discusses how he is applying his lifelong love of education to the world of financial engineering.

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Free Market Lessons – an interview with Igor Tulchinsky

February 16, 2017

WorldQuant Founder and CEO Igor Tulchinsky talks to Brunswick’s Beatriz Garcia about training a new generation of quants online.

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WorldQuant University Appoints U.S. Navy Admiral James George Stavridis as Chairman of its Advisory Board

January 10, 2017

Current Dean of Fletcher School at Tufts University Joins University to Expand Educational Opportunities Throughout the World

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WorldQuant University Named “Startup of the Year” by Education Dive

November 29, 2016

WorldQuant University’s tuition-free, online Master’s degree in Financial Engineering makes high-quality education accessible to students worldwide.

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