M.Sc. On Campus

Finance and Risk Management

University of Brighton

12 months
15462 GBP/year
11484 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Since the banking crisis, risk managers have been increasingly sought after. Large companies rely on them to advise on appropriate risk-taking, identify and assess threats, and decide how to avoid, reduce or transfer risks. Finance and Risk Management MSc is offered by University of Brighton. 


Finance and Risk Management MSc offered by University of Brightonwill develop your knowledge of risk management theory at a company, country and international level, investigating contemporary debates and controversies in risk management. 

Full-time students also have the option to add work experience to their Masters through a year’s paid placement in industry.

This course is part of our Finance MSc programme. All students complete the same core finance modules, then from the end of the first semester you will be able to tailor the course to your individual career aspirations through the option to specialise in one of five areas.

Career prospects 

A postgraduate qualification from School of Business and Law will help you to specialise and stand out in today's highly competitive job market.

Finance and Risk Management MSc graduates are in demand among financial institutions, regulatory bodies, government agencies and risk management divisions in large non-financial companies. 

Programme Structure

Core modules:
  • Economics of Financial Markets
  • Financial Theory and Practice
  • Research Methods for Finance and Economics
  • Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Generally there's no deadline for applying for a postgraduate course at Brighton.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject is required. Work experience is useful but not essential. Applicants with non-standard entry qualifications may be considered. If you are unsure whether you meet the entry requirements then please contact us.
  • International students who need help meeting the academic entry requirements should contact our International College.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15462 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15462 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11484 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11484 GBP per year during 12 months.

Placement year

  • Home - 1,370 GBP
  • International - 2,120 GBP

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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