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Full time | Glasgow Caledonian University | 16 months | 18-JAN-23

Study mode

Full time

Duration

16 months

Start date

18-JAN-23

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Risk Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Available as a One Year Masters or a Two Year (with Professional Practice) Masters. Study options available at our Glasgow campus or by distance learning. The One Year Masters is also available at our London campus

As organisations face a growing number of global and strategic challenges, and the need for responsible leadership, good governance and ethical behaviour continues to rise, highly qualified risk management professionals find themselves in great demand.

Glasgow Caledonian University's MSc Risk Management explores strategic and operational risk in the context of wider organisational resilience. This research-led postgraduate programme is available to study in either full-time mode; as part of our thriving international community based on campus or distance learning mode; benefiting from our full support at a time and place that suits you.

Join a leading UK provider with over 30 years risk management teaching experience and benefit from our longstanding links and excellent reputation with industry bodies and professionals while developing the advanced skillset employers need.

Assessment methods

During the course your will be tested on subject knowledge, independent thought and creativity. This is done through a balance of coursework assessments and seminar participation, through individual as well as group work.

Graduate opportunities

Having a recognised degree level risk management qualification will give you access to a career in any industry sector. Our risk graduates have successfully secured employment in both public and private sector organisations across a wide range of industry sectors ranging from finance to pharmaceuticals.

Written in collaboration with the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) and the Institute of Risk Management (IRM), this masters programme gains you 60 credits towards the Advanced Diploma in Insurance (ADII) and exemptions towards the IRMs International Diploma in Risk Management. In addition, you will benefit from our long standing relationships with internationally recognised professional bodies and employers.

Modules

By examining the private, public and social enterprise sectors, you will be equipped with a set of analytical tools and concepts to drive responsible decision-making, whilst highlighting the difference between compliance and ethically driven behaviours. You will gain a theoretical and practical understanding of real world issues, from a UK and global perspective, and learn from the PRME related principles and the Common Good attributes which are central to this module.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

7,000

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

14,500

Entry requirements

UK honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in any subject area. Fast-track option available with the Institute of Risk Management.