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Corporate and Financial Risk Management MSc

Corporate and Financial Risk Management MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Financial Management Risk Management

Course type


Course Summary

Understand the main aspects of risk management in businesses. We emphasise the application of mathematics to financial risk quantification, analysis and description.

Learn from established researchers and specialists from our Department of Mathematics and the Department of Business and Management. You will study quantitative analysis, regulation, implementation and management structure.

You have a choice between practice- and research-oriented study. You’ll train in computing and explore topics including programming, statistics and management.

Our courses meet employer demands and you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to succeed in the fast-paced world of work.


Our graduates have found jobs in banking (investment funds and hedge funds), financial software companies, and corporations with risk management departments.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



In this module, you study the different risk management techniques used to assess and control risk in the banking sector.

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

You should normally have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above. Your qualification should have a reasonably high mathematics content, demonstrating knowledge in calculus, probability and statistics, and ideally some programming. You are suited to this course if your qualification is in mathematics, finance, economics, business, science, engineering or computing. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.