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.

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

Ping Lin graduated from Skidmore College with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics before enrolling at the University of Michigan as a Quant s …

2019 Cohort

Rui studied at Sun Yat-Sen University and obtained a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and applied mathematics. During his internship at Guosen Securit …

2019 Cohort

Jason Wang is a member of the Michigan Quant Program’s 2019 cohort. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Financial Engineering from Wuhan University. Hi …

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

Latest News

New Test-Taking Policies for Fall 2021 Applicants

GRE: Due to difficulties posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 applicants to the Quant Program do not need to submit GRE scores. We encourage applicants to submit scores if they are able to do so, but applicants without GRE scores will not be penalized. TOEFL:...