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Professional development courses

In addition to the coursework, the fall and winter terms of the MQIM program will include weekly professional development sessions. These hands-on training sessions will help you develop leadership skills and will include sessions on the following:

  • Ethics
  • Strategic Career Development
  • Public Speaking and Presentation Skills
  • Certifications (Bloomberg, excel, or other industry related software

Additionally, the modules will invite experts to share their knowledge about what to expect as a quantitative analyst.

In the second semester you will also focus on applying quantitative techniques to investment management. You will be encouraged to test your skills and knowledge by participating in university competitions in the area of quantitative investment.