In 2018, BNY Mellon Science held the inaugural Master Thesis competition based upon financial services for students of Applied Mathematics. Students from universities across Poland were invited to take part.
The 2019 competition will be open to Master’s students at Polish Universities who graduated in 2018 or will graduate in 2019. Applications should be submitted until 15th September 2019 in English or, if in Polish, must be accompanied by a full English translation. The top three finalists will be announced during a special ceremony by the end of 2019. Bookmark this page to check for updates on the submission process.
The rules of the competition and instructions for how to submit your Master's Thesis are accessible from the related content section. All information provided on this website is subject to such rules.
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Pictured left to right are: Jury member - Dr. Kamil Tabis from the Quantitative Analysis team at BNY Mellon Wroclaw, Weronika Białecka, Jonas Al-Hadad, Joanna Kuprowska
For the 2018 competition, students were asked to submit a thesis, which was reviewed by a judging panel made up of BNY Mellon representatives, including Dr. Heng Sun, Head of the Counterparty Risk Modelling team; Dr. Kamil Tabis from the Quantitative Analysis team at BNY Mellon, Wroclaw. They were joined by professors from the Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, and the University of Economics, Wroclaw.
Thanks to The Hugo Steinhaus Centre, acting on behalf of the Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, for their contributions to the success of the inaugural competition.
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