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Deadlines for September 2021 entry

Applications for our 2021 intake are closing on Friday 6 August.

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We operate a staged admissions process with several deadlines throughout the year. Although the final formal admissions round deadline has now passed, we are still accepting applications from exceptional candidates.

By submitting your application into an admissions round, you will be able to plan the next steps in the process, and see the timeline for successful candidates to be notified. This programme is highly competitive, so early application is advised.

Please note that if you apply for this programme as a second choice, we are unable to guarantee which admissions round you will be considered in.

Candidates should submit their application by 23.59 UK time on the day of the application deadline. Successful candidates will be notified by 17.00 UK time on the decision date.

Admissions round Application deadline Successful candidates notified
1 13 January 2021 12 March 2021*
2 1 March 2021 20 April 2021
3 23 April 2021 7 June 2021

*Originally 26 February 2021, this decision deadline has been extended due to a high volume of applications.

Scholarship deadlines for September 2021 entry

Scholarships of up to £20,000 are available to help you fund your studies.

To be eligible for scholarships, you must submit your application for MSc Risk Management & Financial Engineering by 1 March 2021.

A video assessment is required for certain scholarships, details of which will be communicated once an offer has been made.

You can find out more about available scholarships here on our website.

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MSc Risk Management & Financial Engineering 2021
Pattie Zhang, MSc Risk Management & Financial Engineering 2020-21, student at Imperial College Business School