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Financial Risk Management

Trinity College Dublin

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
21700 EUR/year
17100 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Financial Risk Management at Trinity College Dublin is designed specifically for graduates who have a primary undergraduate degree in a quantitative field and who are interested in how the tools of finance can be used to mitigate risks for corporations and society.

Overview

The MSc in Financial Risk Management at Trinity College Dublin will complement your foundation degree providing a thorough grounding in the concepts and techniques of financial risk management and providing you with the skills you need to lead, manage and create in today’s complex risk environment. 

Developed in consultation with industry, the MSc is designed to provide you with leading edge skills, embedded in a holistic framework.

Industry professionals, practitioners and consultants from around the world teach students how to forecast, react and minimalise risk within their chosen field. Trinity College is a university of the Professional Risk Manager’s international Association. Trinity Business School is an academic partner of GARP and the MSc in Financial Risk Management programme is officially recognised by GARP.   

The MSc Financial Risk Management students are in high demand after graduation. Many students build professional connections during their studies and go on to work in global companies such as Accenture, Deloitte, JP Morgan and Google. Many of our graduates also find their niche in smaller organisations and start-ups.   

Relevant Work Placement

On average, 92% of the Masters graduates secured employment at 6 months following programme completion.

Skills You Can Use

Trinity Business School is committed to achieving the highest level in academic excellence for our students.

Great Environment

The School is located in Dublin, the capital city of Ireland, a small open economy sitting at the intersection of global trade connections.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics of Contingent Claims
  • Corporate Finance
  • Credit Risk
  • Derivatives
  • Market Risk
  • Risk Quantification and Measurement
  • Operational Risk
  • Credit and Fixed Income Instruments

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

110 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or upper second-class honours degree, or equivalent. If you have yet to complete your degree, submit your most recent transcripts. If your transcript is not in English, please also supply a certified translation
  • Two academic referees
  • Work experience (optional)
  • An English competency exam (see below for accepted qualifications)
  • A GMAT score may be requested in certain cases

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21700 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21700 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    17100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17100 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

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Financial Risk Management
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