close

Filters

See Results

41 Master of Science Programs in Risk Management

A Master of Science in Risk Management appeals to students with an interest in how finance works in both stable and volatile economic climates. Prospective students for this degree share a desire to analyze and predict movements in the financial markets for the purpose of fostering sustainable company performance. A Master of Science (MSc) allows students to explore theoretical and practical aspec… Read more

A Master of Science in Risk Management appeals to students with an interest in how finance works in both stable and volatile economic climates. Prospective students for this degree share a desire to analyze and predict movements in the financial markets for the purpose of fostering sustainable company performance. A Master of Science (MSc) allows students to explore theoretical and practical aspects of their chosen course of study.

What is an MSc in Risk Management? It is a postgraduate academic degree offered by universities in multiple international locations. Global concern for solid financial management in uncertain times has risen in the last decade. The study of risk management is dedicated to learning how to protect interests in both public and private sectors. Areas of study include mathematics, computing, actuarial science, project management, and engineering. It is this interdisciplinary approach that distinguishes an advanced degree in risk management as a highly valuable educational pursuit. Graduates will enter the job market with the skills necessary to identify, analyze, and take steps to reduce or curb financial risks for large and small companies.

Proper risk management benefits economies on both local and international levels. This kind of analysis benefits shareholders, creditors, and customers. Employers are interested in hiring talented people with a comprehensive education in risk to help ensure sustainable performance. A person who can identify the potential risks caused by inflation, volatility in capital markets, recession, and bankruptcy, and subsequently suggest measures to limit those risks is a valuable resource.

Tuition and registration fees for master degrees vary program to program, and from country to country. Contact an individual university for accurate fee and tuition information.

Graduates may apply their risk management skills in a number of settings. Employment opportunities include broker, credit analyst, foreign exchange trader, risk manager, actuary, financial consultant, and much more. Career opportunities are abound in banks and insurance organizations.

Economic events of the past decade have underscored the need for qualified risk managers. The database offers a broad selection of excellent programs in risk management. Take some time today to explore your options. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read Less
Other options within this field of study: 
format_list_bulleted Filters
GISMA ULaw
Berlin, Germany

The MSc Project Management course has been designed to provide students with the specialist knowledge needed to successfully plan, implement and manage projects. You will deve ... +

The MSc Project Management course has been designed to provide students with the specialist knowledge needed to successfully plan, implement and manage projects. You will develop a broad comprehension of the most important concepts in project management, from a practical and strategic perspective. The 12-month programme will cover important topics including project development, managing risk and opportunities, handling project finances and how to manage people and organisations. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Trinity College Dublin - Business School
Dublin, Ireland

This rigorous programme introduces you to the tools and skills of modern financial risk management, maximising your career potential in this exciting industry.

This rigorous programme introduces you to the tools and skills of modern financial risk management, maximising your career potential in this exciting industry. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2021
30 Jun 2021
Campus
 
The University of Law Business School Postgraduate
London, United Kingdom

The MSc Financial Compliance and Governance is aimed at those looking to advance their careers in global financial compliance. Students will be fully equipped to look at not o ... +

The MSc Financial Compliance and Governance is aimed at those looking to advance their careers in global financial compliance. Students will be fully equipped to look at not only regulations and compliance functions, but also at other risks faced by financial institutions including market, credit and liquidity. This course provides an in-depth understanding of financial markets and the changing place of financial institutions in the global economy. The main focus is to explore various threats and risks to financial institutions and the role of the compliance function in helping to identify and combat them. -
MSc
Full-time
12 - 18 months
English
Campus
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to $10,000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you.
Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester
Manchester, United Kingdom

With MSc Business Analytics, you will learn the fundamental theories, approaches and analytical toolkit of data analytics, decision sciences, applied operational research and ... +

With MSc Business Analytics, you will learn the fundamental theories, approaches and analytical toolkit of data analytics, decision sciences, applied operational research and statistics. You will apply this knowledge to real-life scenarios to enhance your leaning. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Arden University
Coventry, United Kingdom

Innovation, risk, and quality are the core topics to master in the pursuit of a successful career in operations management. The online MSc Data Analytics and Operations Manage ... +

Innovation, risk, and quality are the core topics to master in the pursuit of a successful career in operations management. The online MSc Data Analytics and Operations Management programme from Arden University combines these two disciplines to give you advanced data handling capabilities that will minimise risk whilst maximising quality. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
18 - 60 months
English
Online
 
Antwerp Management School
Antwerp, Belgium

The Executive Master in IT Risk & Cyber Security Management provides you with a broad perspective and the managerial skills needed to develop and manage effective and sust ... +

The Executive Master in IT Risk & Cyber Security Management provides you with a broad perspective and the managerial skills needed to develop and manage effective and sustainable solutions for cyber risks and threats. -
MSc
Part-time
24 months
English
Campus
 
University of Sussex School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Falmer, United Kingdom

The MSc draws on expertise from industry professionals, so you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to succeed in the fast-paced corporate world. Topics covered include quantitati ... +

The MSc draws on expertise from industry professionals, so you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to succeed in the fast-paced corporate world. Topics covered include quantitative analysis, regulation, implementation and management structure. You’ll have a choice between practice- and research-oriented study and can explore further topics including programming or statistics. -
MSc
Full-time
English
01 Sep 2021
01 Aug 2021
Campus
 
Université Côte d’Azur (UCA)
Nice, France

Natural and anthropogenic hazards and risks account for hundreds of thousands of deaths and billions of dollars in damage each year in a context of global warming and rapidly ... +

Natural and anthropogenic hazards and risks account for hundreds of thousands of deaths and billions of dollars in damage each year in a context of global warming and rapidly evolving land-use change. The goal of this M.Sc. is to acquire skills in risk management, data analysis, and GIS/remote sensing to better predict and mitigate environmental hazards and risks. The M.Sc. is project-oriented and will make extensive use of case studies typical of the Mediterranean zone. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Stirling
Stirling, United Kingdom

Our Masters in Finance and Risk Management places an emphasis on real-world experiences to equip you with the skills you’ll need for a successful career in finance and financi ... +

Our Masters in Finance and Risk Management places an emphasis on real-world experiences to equip you with the skills you’ll need for a successful career in finance and financial risk management. As you study, you’ll acquire a broad knowledge of finance, finance theories and the practical methods used to analyse financial data. -
MSc
Full-time
12 months
English
Campus
 
University of Sussex Business School
Brighton, United Kingdom

This highly practical course is designed to meet the challenges of today’s financial markets. You have the opportunity to specialize in financial technology (FinTech).

This highly practical course is designed to meet the challenges of today’s financial markets. You have the opportunity to specialize in financial technology (FinTech). -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
01 Aug 2021
Campus
 
Robert Kennedy College
Salford, United Kingdom

In recent years the nature of fraud has changed and the impact of information technology means that there are now opportunities to commit fraud that did not exist in the past. ... +

In recent years the nature of fraud has changed and the impact of information technology means that there are now opportunities to commit fraud that did not exist in the past. This exciting new programme aims to fill a gap where professional financial fraud is examined from different viewpoints including financial fraud, accounting fraud and banking fraud. It will provide students with an understanding of what motivates fraud and how to detect it. You will not only obtain theoretical skills, but you will also obtain practical skills and an awareness of the limitations of the theory that you are being taught. Highly industry-focussed, the programme culminates in the Industry Collaboration Project. You will choose one of four options to look at a real industry problem and provide researched solutions, helping you put your learning into practice. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
ICN Business School
Berlin, Germany

The MSc in Finance and Risk Management is taught in English on the ICN campus in Berlin. The program is designed for students who want to work in both, public and private fina ... +

The MSc in Finance and Risk Management is taught in English on the ICN campus in Berlin. The program is designed for students who want to work in both, public and private financial/insurance sector, for example as risk and asset managers. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
20 Jul 2021
Campus
 
London School of Planning and Management

This course is designed to appeal to a broad risk management body and recognises the interdisciplinary nature of the subject.

This course is designed to appeal to a broad risk management body and recognises the interdisciplinary nature of the subject. -
MSc
Full-time
12 - 18 months
English
Online
 
Luxembourg School Of Business
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

This option is designed for professionals looking to learn or update their skills and ability to contribute to enterprise risk planning and execution. This program provides th ... +

This option is designed for professionals looking to learn or update their skills and ability to contribute to enterprise risk planning and execution. This program provides the necessary tools and concepts to plan, prevent and—when needed—successfully respond to disruptions in complex business operations. -
MBA MSc
2 years
English
Campus
 
Mercyhurst University
Erie, USA

Mercyhurst’s online Cyber Risk Management integrates traditional elements of risk management with cutting-edge science in big data and cybersecurity, providing you with the sk ... +

Mercyhurst’s online Cyber Risk Management integrates traditional elements of risk management with cutting-edge science in big data and cybersecurity, providing you with the skills to assess and mitigate cyber risks and protect intellectual property. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2021
Online
 

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here