MSc in Finance with Risk Management

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Key Information

  • Application deadline

    Home/EU: 31 August 2017
    Overseas: applications closed

  • Course start date

    2 October 2017

  • Fees

    Home/EU: £16,000
    Overseas: £24,000

  • Entry requirements

    2:1 or above (or international equivalent) in a subject with high mathematical/quantitative content.
    We do not require GMAT

  • Title of award

    Master of Science

  • Length of course

    One year

  • Mode of attendance


We’ve closed international applications to this course from outside the EU. This is because of high demand.

All of our non-finance courses are still open. If you would like to apply to study a finance course in 2018/9, you will be able to from September

This course is for

Graduates who have little or no business experience and want a career in finance or risk management.


Receive a solid theoretical foundation in finance and risk management. Use your quantitative skills and enhance your employability. You’ll graduate prepared for a finance-related career.

Develop an in-depth knowledge of the financial system. You’ll learn to analyse financial decisions and the motivations of people making them. You’ll apply this knowledge in a range of real-world scenarios.

Our course brings in expertise from the University’s departments of Mathematical Sciences and Economics. This ensures you’ll have access to a wide range of teaching and research experience.

Tier 4 visa pilot

Benefit from a simplified visa application process and get six months leave after your course. We’re one of only four UK universities to be selected for this scheme.


Key Benefits

  • The Financial Times has ranked this MSc 4th in the world for Risk Management
  • You'll leave prepared for a finance career with our emphasis on technical and practical skills
  • Share your knowledge and experiences with students from all four of our finance courses. You'll also gain global insight working with students from all over the world
  • Learn from three of the University’s leading teaching and research departments. We bring in expertise from Management, Mathematical Sciences and Economics
  • Focus on your areas of interest with our flexible course structure

MSc in Finance with Risk Management 2016 class

  • 4
  • 22/ 462
    Enrolled / Applicants
  • 27/ 73
    Male / Female ratio

It's a very well structured course and I would definitely recommend this course and this university

Marina Bzelenko,
MSc in Accounting and Finance

The course provided a good mix of academic theory and practice. The lecturers teach me how to be an independent thinker

Cong Wang, MSc Finance