Finance and Risk Engineering
If you’ve ever been drawn to a field that some people are calling “the rocket science of Wall Street,” Finance and Risk Engineering might be the course of study for you.
- In light of NYU's response to COVID-19, the Department of Finance and Risk Engineering is closed, but operating remotely during regular business hours. All inquiries should be directed via email to the appropriate faculty, staff, or student club representative. Contact Us »
- FRE's MSFE program is ranked #2 in the 2021 ranking of Best Master's of Financial Engineering Programs by TFE Times; #8 in the Best Financial Engineering Programs in the US by QuantNet, tied with University of Chicago. The program has also been ranked #11 in the world in Risk.net's Quant Finance Master’s Guide for 2021.
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Events held by the FRE Department that supplement the learning experience for both current students and alumni.