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Insurance and Risk Management MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Insurance Risk Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Who is it for?

You want to develop a successful career in insurance or risk management; or you already work in one of these fields and want to expand your knowledge and enhance your career potential.

At Cass, you will study both applied and theoretical aspects of insurance and risk management to an advanced level.

Objectives:

Our MSc Insurance and Risk Management master's programme will equip you with the all-round knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the constantly evolving fields of insurance, risk and risk management.

You will work through a balanced programme which combines a practical approach with sound theory to create a learning environment that is both challenging and stimulating. You will emerge with a well-regarded and flexible postgraduate degree, solidly positioned to build a successful career in an exciting an increasing complex business world –see ‘Career Pathways’ for testimonials from our past students.

Careers:

The MSc Insurance and Risk Management is a long-established course, and we are very proud of the career progression of our many hundreds of past graduates.

They now work in a wide range of organisations around the world, including:

  • Major global insurance and reinsurance companies
  • International insurance broking firms
  • Investment and retail banks
  • Leading accountancy firms and management consultants
  • Risk management departments of major corporations
  • Regulatory authorities and many other fields.

Some graduates have pursued further studies (such as PhD) after leaving Cass and embarked on academic careers, others have become successful entrepreneurs and built their own businesses.

Different course options

Full time | Cass Business School | 1 year | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

This module offers a framework for an integrated approach to risk management within a corporation. It provides students with a thorough understanding of the principles of risk management and of the main areas of risk management decision-making within a multinational corporation. The module expounds the case for a holistic approach to risk management, integrating insurance and treasury risk management into the wider strategic risk management of the enterprise. It provides students with an understanding of the role of statistical and financial modelling in risk management decision-making processes.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a UK upper second class degree or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution. Some level of previous study in business or finance is preferred.

Department profile

Part of City, University of London, Sir John Cass Business School has been at the forefront of business education for over 50 years. Ranked 3rd in London, 6th in the UK and 19th in Europe (Financial Times European Business School ranking 2019), Cass is part of an elite group of business schools to have been awarded triple accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the...more

University information

City, University of London is a leading UK university, with a global vision and a commitment to transforming lives through education. It is home to 20,000 students, 46% of which are studying at postgraduate level, and has an alumni of more than 140,000 graduates, from over 180 countries. The University is divided into five different Schools: Cass Business School School of Arts & Social Sciences School of Health Sciences School of...more

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