Hill Center for Mathematical Sciences Introduction. Our degree program, "MSMF", integrates theoretical foundations with practical applications to quantitative finance. Core courses are offered by the departments of Mathematics, Statistics, and Electrical and Computer Engineering; electives are offered by these departments, the Business School, and the departments of Computer Science, Economics, Systems Engineering, and Operations Research.

Careers. We prepare our graduates for rewarding careers in investment banks, hedge funds, asset management companies, financial software and data companies, and insurance companies, with roles in financial modeling and software development, model, market, credit, and operational risk management, asset valuation, trading desk support, trading, and portfolio management.

To see the latest MSMF placement information, please review the MSMF Career Employment announcement in our News section of our home page    (

Top ten ranking. Advanced Trading magazine has ranked the Rutgers University Mathematical Finance Master's program in 2008 and 2012 as among the top 10 in North America. In addition, the Financial Engineer ranks Rutgers' program #14 out of 32 programs nationwide. Furthermore, the U.S. News & World Report ranks the graduate program of the Department of Mathematics among the top 20 in the United States.

Applicant Information We encourage you to apply for admission well before the deadline. Applicants and prospective students are invited to attend one of our upcoming web conference application information sessions (please contact us for upcoming dates) or to meet the Director, Paul Feehan, during weekly office hours at the New Brunswick campus.

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News and Announcements

Rutgers MSMF Scores in Rotman International Competition (March 13, 2014)

MSMF Annnual Networking Event 2013 Congratuations to the Rutgers MSMF team who scored overall 19 out of 52 teams i   [More...]

MSMF Career Employment (March 7, 2014)

The Rutgers Mathematical Finance Master's Program is a STEM certified program. We are an academic affiliate member of the International Association of Quantitative Finance so our students can join and benefit from their activities. In addition, our studen   [More...]

MSMF team participates in PRMIA Regional Competition (January 30, 2014)

Congratulations to the MSMF PRMIA team led by Cong Zhang who participated in the 2014 PRMIA Regional Competitions in New York. Team members included Cong Zhang, Hongyi Yang, Taoxiang Xu and Hui Li. This was an exciting experience for them all!   [More...]

Panel Discussion: Career Opportunities in Big Data (January 27, 2014)

On April 4, we will be having a panel discussion on Career Opportunities in Big Data. Place: Rutgers University, CORE Auditorium, Busch Campus, 96 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 Time: 2:00 Ė 4:00 p.m. You must register with Mason Wan to att   [More...]

MSMF Program announces the Gary Chropuvka Scholarship Award (July 8, 2013)

The Rutgers University Mathematical Finance Masterís program is proud to announce the Gary Chropuvka Mathematical Finance Masterís Program (MSMF Program) Scholarship Award. This award was established in 2011 by Gary Chropuvka, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs. It provides $10   [More...]

MSMF Annnual Networking Event (July 8, 2013)

MSMF Annnual Networking Event 2013 The Rutgers Mathematical Finance Master's program held a networking event o   [More...]

Mathematical Finance & Partial Differential Equations Conference, November 1, 2013 (Februay 25, 2013)

The Mathematical Finance Master's Program is sponsoring a one-day conference on mathematical finance, computational finance and partial differential equations at the Heldrich Hotel, New Brunswick, New Jersey. T   [More...]

Applications welcome for Fall 2013 admission! (October 22, 2012)

Applications welcome for Fall 2013 are welcome! Please consult our application information page and be sure to submit your application well in advance of the [More...]

Rutgers Mathematical Finance Master's Program in Top 10 (May 21, 2012)

Wall Street executives once again ranked the Rutgers Mathematical Finance Master's program among the top ten programs in the country, according to an article appearing in Advanced Trading Magazine on May 18.   [More...]

Mathematical Finance Master's Degree Program Information Session - Tuesday, December 6 (September 28, 2011)

The Mathematical Finance Master's degree program is hosting an Information Session on Tuesday, December 6, 2011, 2:00-4:00 p.m. in the CoRE Building Auditorium, 1st floor on the Busch Campus at Rutgers University. The session covers 1) An introduction to our Mathematical Finance Master's d   [More...]

Career Services for MSMF Graduates (August 10, 2011)

Our program welcomed its first class of incoming students in Fall 2006. Rutgers University has three graduation dates per year: January, May, and October. Despite the challenging economic climate, our graduates have fared well in the   [More...]

Rutgers Graduate and Professional School Expo (October 4, 2010)

Rutgers Graduate and Professional School Expo: October 9, 2010, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Livingston Student Center. The Rutgers Mathematical Finance Master's Program will be at the Expo to talk with you and answer    [More...]

New Elective Courses for 2010-11 (June 21, 2010)

We are pleased to announce new courses on High-frequency finance and Stochastic Control, and Portfolio Theory and Applications scheduled for Fall 2010, as well as Interest Rate Derivative Modeling scheduled for Spring 2011. Please visit our [More...]

New York City Information Session for Prospective Students and Applicants to MSMF (January 27, 2010)

The Program Director, staff, faculty, and alumni will describe the MSMF program and host a Q&A session for applicants. For details and registration, please visit the event web page.    [More...]

How I Became a Quant: Financial Engineers Give a Personal View (October 20, 2009)

The IAFE Education Committee and the Fischer Black Memorial Foundation recently invited Dr. Paul Feehan, Director of the Rutgers University Mathematical Finance graduate program to moderate a panel discussion designed for students interested in pursuing a career in Quantitative Finance.    [More...]

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This Week's Mathematical Finance Seminars and Career Workshops

Fractional Pearson Diffusions
Alla Sikorskii (Michigan State University), 02/06/2015, Friday, 12:00-1:00 pm, Hill 124

Harnack inequalities for degenerate diffusions
Camelia Pop (University of Pennsylvania), 02/06/2015, Friday, 2:00 pm-3:00 pm, Hill 705

Please view the calendars for the Mathematical Finance and Probability seminar and Mathematical Finance Career Workshops.