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Software and Hardware

MSc in Mathematical Finance
by Online Distance Learning

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It is a necessary prerequisite for all online students on this programme to have access to the following items:

Hardware Requirements

  • PC computer running Microsoft Windows 7 or later version 
  • Headset (or built-in microphone and speakers)
  • Internet video camera

Please note: The University does not offer IT support for Unix or Apple Macintosh computer users. It should be possible to use these, however, at your own risk.


  • LyX mathematical editor with MikTeX package
  • Acrobat Reader
  • Skype
  • Microsoft Office 2007 or later
  • Standard web browser (for example, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Firefox)

Internet Connection

  • Broadband/ASDL standard or higher speed
  • Firewall and/or other settings to allow Skype video calls

Edited 28 Aug 2016 - 14:45 by tz506

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Online MSc in Mathematical Finance