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Financial Risk Management MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Financial Management Risk Management

Course type


Course Summary

This course helps for ability to understand and manage risk is vital for businesses to operate successfully and compete on a global scale. Through a combination of academic study and working with industry on real business problems, you will gain advanced knowledge of how financial markets operate together with risk management practices, and develop the personal and professional skills you need to be a key player in this global, knowledge-based economy. This programme develop your employability by undertaking a work placement with the opportunity to work on a live project, benefit from studying with a Business School that has partners across the world enabling you to examine the cross culture perspectives essential to organizations in the global markets. On completing the course students will have the skills and find career opportunities in the following industry areas: Risk Management, Credit Risk Analysis, Derivatives, Insurance and Finance Research. Applicants will also be well prepared for further research study in either the MPhil, or PhD.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Strategic Management
Management Accounting and Financial Planning
Business/Law project
Financial Markets and Portfolio Management
Financial Regulation and Fraud Management

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent. Students from different subject areas will be considered on an individual basis according to their relevant professional experience or qualifications.