Mathematical Finance & Data Science Program

We are now admitting students for this course to start in September 2018.

Mathematical Finance & Data Science Program

This five-month program provides STEM graduates with a foundation in software and analytical skills to secure jobs in the data and finance industries and is geared towards data science, data analytics, and quantitative finance positions. Our program lecturers are senior professionals working in the finance industry from over 10 companies. They provide in-depth knowledge of the industry as well as a large professional network for students to access. At the end of the course, lecturers teach interview skills in preparation for a professional recruiting company, specializing in the finance industry, to help students secure internships and jobs.


Days till Start
weekdays 6 to 8 PM, September 2018

Most lectures are on weekday evenings between 6pm to 8pm. See the program schedule here.


Several instructors from different Banks and financial institute such as RBC, BMO, Scotiabank teach this program. See our Blog and People to learn more.

Program Director

Dr. Hanif Montazeri

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This course is offered in two different streams. Stream 1 is for students with undergraduate degrees. Stream 2 is for students who have graduate degrees (Master/PhD) or have a strong background in computer programming. Students can customize their training to suit their desired career path.
  • Fundamental of Statistics using R for practical data analysis
  • Introduction to database and working with SQL querying
  • Introduction to Quantitative Finance
  • Big Data Tools
  • Python programming
  • Soft skills and job landing
  • Data analysis and regression analysis using excel spreadsheet
  • Data visualization using Excel and Tableau
  • Advanced Python programming
  • Financial Mathematics

One topic to be chosen by Stream 2 students. (Stream 1 students can also take these courses, consult our staff)

  • Data Science and Machine Learning
  • SAS Programming and big data
  • Java Programming

For more info View Full PDF Syllabus



We are now accepting applications for our Data Science & Mathematical Finance Program, starting in Fall, 2018.

Deadline: September 1st, 2018

To apply to our Mathematical Finance & Data Science program, please follow the link below.


Machine Learning
& Big Data

Learn some of the fundamentals of data science. You will also learn some of the most useful tools that are used in the field such as Hive and Spark.

Fundamentals of statistics using r

This 30-hour course is meant for professionals who need to upgrade their skills for the emerging applications of Statistical Analysis.


In this 20-hour course, you will learn the basics of python programming and also some of the most useful tools that are being used in industry.

Excel Spreadsheet
In this course you would learn about some of the main capabilities of exceland how to use VBA excel to make macros to automate tasks.