Machine Learning and Finance | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Machine Learning and Finance

Online

digitized world map with figures superimposed

Format: Specialization – 4 months 


Summary

The Professional Certificate in Machine Learning and Finance will provide you with the key skills for constructing machine learning models and using data to inform decisions. Whether you are a trader, financial analyst, or programmer; whether your focus is on portfolio management or quantitative analytics — you will acquire the skills to apply both Classical Machine Learning and Neural Network/Deep Learning solutions to problems in finance. As important: you will learn a systematic approach to problem-solving through data analysis, increasing your value in the emerging data-driven world.

Key Takeaways

  • Develop a strong understanding of common applications of machine learning in finance
  • Learn how to successfully use Classical Machine Learning techniques like Regression and Classification
  • Identify neural networks and deep learning techniques and architectures and their applications in finance
  • Construct machine learning models to solve practical problems in finance

Who Should Attend

  • Traders, financial analysts, or programmers focused on portfolio management or quantitative analytics
  • Analysts interested in applying Classical Machine Learning and Neural Network/Deep Learning to problems in finance

Course Outline

  • Course 1: Classical Machine Learning for Financial Engineering
  • Course 2: Deep Learning and Neural Networks for Financial Engineering

Presented in partnership with EdX