BSc. Financial Engineering

Admission Requirements
Mean grade C+, Chemistry C+, or Physical Science or any two of the following; Biology C-, Math C- Physics C-

Year 1

University Units

  • HRD 2101 Communication skills
  • SZL 2111 HIV/AIDS
  • HRD 2102 Development Studies and Social Ethics

Faculty Unit

  • SMA 2104 Mathematics for Sciences

Core units

  • SMA 2100 Discrete Mathematics
  • STA 2104 Calculus for Statistics I
  • HBC 2107 Introduction to Microeconomics
  • HBC 2237 Financial Accounting Theory
  • ICS 2107 Introduction to Information technology
  • HBC 2112 Business Law I
  • STA 2105 Calculus for Statistics II
  • STA 2100 Probability & Statistics I
  • STA 2120 Foundations of Financial Mathematics
  • SMA 2201 Linear Algebra I
  • HBC 2125 Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • ICS 2108 Programming methodology

Year 2

Core units

  • SMA 2200 Calculus III
  • STA 2200 Probability & Statistics II
  • SMA 2304 Ordinary Differential Equations I
  • STA 2220 Fixed Income Securities Analysis
  • HBC 2205 Financial Institutions and Markets
  • ICS 2214 Database Management Systems
  • STA 2201 Probability & Statistics III
  • SMA 2306 Linear Algebra II
  • STA 2202 Introduction to Computer Interactive Statistics
  • STA 2221 Theory of Insurance Practice
  • STA 2306 Real Analysis for Statistics
  • HBC 2213 Management Accounting

Additional Compulsory units

  • HBC 2213 Organizational Behavior
  • SMA 2321 Numerical Analysis I

Year 3

Core units

  • STA 2300 Theory of Estimation
  • STA 2302 Probability & Statistics IV
  • STA 2303 Linear Programming
  • STA 2311 Introduction to Programming languages for Statistics
  • HBC 2223 Portfolio Theory & Investments Analysis
  • HBC 2220 Financial Statements Analysis
  • HRD 2114 Research Methodology
  • STA 2301 Tests of Hypotheses
  • STA 2401 Time Series Analysis
  • STA 2310 Risk Theory
  • STA 2405 Measure & Probability
  • STA 2411 Regression Modelling I

Additional Compulsory units

  • SMA 2305 Complex Analysis
  • STA 2305 Statistical programming

Year 4

University Unit

  • HRD 2401 Entrepreneurship Skills

Core units

  • STA 2406 Stochastic Processes
  • STA 2420 Financial Time Series
  • STA 2421 Derivative Securities
  • STA 2422 Game Theory
  • HBC 2119 Business Finance
  • STA 2408 Regression Modelling II
  • STA 2423 Financial Risk Management
  • STA 2424 Advanced Portfolio Theory
  • STA 2425 Computer Aided Financial Modeling
  • STA 2426 Management of Extreme Financial Risks
  • HBC 2323 Mergers & Acquisitions
  • STA 2427 Supply Chain Management

Compulsory Additional Unit

  • STA 2428 Optimization Techniques

Elective units

  • STA 2404 Non-Parametric Methods
  • HBC 2324 Fund Management
  • SMA 2429 Project (2 Units for Sem. I & II)