Defining the
Future of


Fostering a
Community of

Innovative Thinkers

Driving Excellence
in Financial Mathematics

Meet the Next Generation of Quants

The Quantitative Finance and Risk Management Program is an interdisciplinary master’s degree program in the University of Michigan’s Department of Mathematics and Department of Statistics.  Our Quant students come to us from institutions all over the world and graduate with the skills to solve real world financial problems as quantitative analysts, financial engineers, risk managers, and more.

Israel is a second-year graduate student pursuing dual degrees in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management and Applied Statistics. He has a bachelor’s …

2018 Cohort

Hiroyuki Makino joined the Quant Program’s 2019 Cohort after seven years of working for Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, the third largest life insure …

2019 Cohort

Yutian is a second-year graduate student in the Quantitative Finance and Risk Management program. She has a bachelor’s degree in Financial Engineering …

2018 Cohort

Brett Nelson earned his Bachelor’s degree in Financial Mathematics from the University of Michigan. In terms of careers, he is  most interested in res …

2019 Cohort

An Intense Focus on
Mathematical and Statistical Methods

Average GRE quantitative score for enrolled students


Admitted directly from bachelor's degree programs

New students each year


Job-seekers placed in summer internships

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