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C++ Online Certificate Students' intro thread

Hi, I'm Chenyu, a passionate quantitative researcher. It's very nice to meet you all here! :)

Objective: to improve my skills in C++ and for admission to 25Fall MFE program

Programming: Python, Stata, Matlab, Linux, C/C++(still needs improvement)

Current Work:

Undergraduate Student in PKU majoring in Math and Statistics and double majoring in Economics, graduate in 2025.

Currently working as a quantitative researcher intern @ An undisclosed hedge fund in Singapore

Incoming quantitative researcher summer intern @ Jump Trading

Intended pace: Within 2 months
Hi everyone, I'm Yann. Nice to meet you guys !

Objective: Learn++ with financial applications, prepare for MFE
Programming Experience: Python Certificate, courses on R, and SQL, experience in VBA
Current Work: Senior with Mathematics major
Intended Pace: 16 weeks (many other commitments to deal with at the same time)
Hello everyone, glad to be here. Nice to meet you guys!

Objective: Learn C++ for MFE program
Programming Experience: Python, VBA, SQL
Current Work: Senior Financial Analyst
Intended Pace: I hope to complete the course by Summer 2024.
Hi everyone, I'm Lam Nguyen. Nice to meet you all !

Objective: Become more competitive in the quantitative field, get a chance to work aboard, and MFE program in the future

Programming Experience: Python, SQL, a little Javascript

Current Work: Quantitative Developer for some alpha fund out there

Intended pace: Hoping to complete the course with distinction in 6-8 weeks
Hello everyone, I'm Zijie Gu. Nice to meet you all!

Objective: Enhance my C++ programming skills and become more competent for a MFE program.

Programming Experience: MATLAB, a bit C, a bit Rust

Current Work: Senior undergraduate majoring in Economics

Intended pace: Hoping to complete the course before 2024 summer
Hello All,

Objective: To learn C++ for admission to MFE program
Programming Experience: python and a little matlab
Current Work: In the senior year of math and economics major
Intended Pace: I hope to complete this course within three months but I am not confident about my programming skills
You'll be fine; the TAs are very helpful :)
hi every body, I'm Yuhan Wu , glad to meet you all !

Objective: To learning C++ and enhance my competitiveness when applying for MFE projects
Programming Experience: python , matlab , and a little VBA
Current Work: Senior undergraduate majoring in Finance
Intended Pace: Hope to finish study with distinction before summer
Hello everyone,
Objective: To successfully complete the C++ Program for Financial Engineering by end July 2024.
Programming Experience: Basic Python, SQL, and JavaScript, machine learning
Current Work: Economist looking towards upgrading my skill set and be competitive for a quantitative analyst or investment advisor position
Intended Pace: Plan to put all available time and complete C++ MFE by end July 2024