Study PhD in Financial Mathematics at DUFE

Introduction to PhD in Financial Mathematics

The PhD in Financial Mathematics at DUFE is a program that will help you gain a solid understanding of the interplay of mathematics and finance in the business world.

About DUFE

Dongbei University of Finance and Economics is a multidisciplinary, teaching-and-research-oriented university focusing on economics, management, law, arts, and science. It offers full-time as well as part-time education programs

DUFE is located west to Xinghai Park, a state-level scenic spot in Dalian. It has been well-known for the tranquility and beauty of the campus since the mid-1990s. DUFE is top 5 in China for Finance, Economics, and Business. It also has one of the highest graduate employment rates in China.

Besides its quality programs, DUFE has an international faculty, state-of-the-art, and modern facilities, and a conducive environment for learning. The university’s diverse and multi-national classes also enhance the learning experience, not to mention the medium of instruction is English. Throughout your program, you will also have the opportunity to develop your Chinese language skills.

About the Program

The Ph.D. in Financial Mathematics at DUFE is a three-year postgraduate program that gives you extensive and advanced knowledge about the use of finance and mathematics in different business industries.

Besides this, the program will train you in financial analysis, statistical theories, and financial engineering. By the end of the program, you will be well-versed in corporate finance, mathematical finance, and derivative securities.

Entry Requirements

  • In good health condition
  • 45 years old and under
  • Master degree certificate or equivalent
  • Good academic record
  • Valid passport
  • Transcripts
  • Study plan/Research plan (about 800 characters)
  • Two reference letters
  • Payment receipt for the application fee

Application Deadline

The application deadline is on August 2019. Class starts in September 2019.


DUFE international students have the choice of living on campus in student dormitories in either single or twin-shared bedrooms. Living on campus gives you the opportunity to immerse yourself in campus life, allows you to meet other international students and make friends from all over the world. For further information on the accommodation visit the accommodation page here.

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