Our MSc Risk Management provides you with a clear career path in a growing area of importance to major corporations that are looking for people with risk management knowledge.
This course is for you if you’re looking for a career in risk management in a wide variety of sectors including health care, aviation, law, engineering, oil and gas, health and safety, and insurance.
Nottingham University Business School and our renowned Centre for Risk, Banking and Financial Services have been leaders in risk research for over two decades. Our staff are widely regarded as thought leaders in the field of risk and we work closely with colleagues in industry and advise governments in key policy development.
The course combines this expertise with practical relevance to prepare you for your career. We will help you develop understanding and knowledge in the areas of risk theory, risk processes, corporate risk, business continuity, project management, and the strategic use of insurance in risk management.
The course is endorsed by The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), the world's premier professional body for insurance and financial services.
In addition, graduates from this course automatically become affiliate members of the Institute of Risk Management.
Please note that the following structure and modules may be subject to change.
- Introduction to Research Methods
- Further Quantitative Research Methods
- Risk Analysis
Managerial Economics Managing People and Organisations Project Management
- Corporate Risk
- Theory of Risk and Insurance
At least one from:
- Behavioural Economics and Decision Making
- Corporate Governance
- Corporate Strategy
- Financial Econometrics
- Industrial Economics
- Quantitative Risk Management
- Risk Management in Financial Institutions
- Service Operations Management
12,000-15,000 word Risk Management dissertation
2:1 honours degree or equivalent
IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each element
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Last updated October 18, 2016