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Credit Risk Management

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

12 months
7500 EUR/year
7500 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Credit Risk Management from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore is the only Specializing Master program on Credit Risk Management in Italy. It combines quantitative training with a multidisciplinary vision of the credit risk, its management and its measurement.  

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The main goals of the Credit Risk Management from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore are:

  • Offer in-depth technical-legal training and vision of risk management to other corporate functions 
  • Provide a deeper understanding of innovative and specific areas of credit risk management: communication, retail credit risk, governance and influence of cognitive and behavioral distortions in the emergence of credit risk retail
  • Provide a thematic focus on credit risk in the following credit management phases: client acquisition, portfolio management and planning
  • Offer a solid knowledge of computer analytical instruments in order to carry out the operational side of credit risk management
  • Provide an adequate overview of statistical techniques for acquisition strategies, segmentation and propensity of retail clientele
  • Provide in-depth knowledge of relevant Credit Risk software (SAS) enabling students to perform well day-to-day professional activities

Career Opportunities

The acquired skills will enable participants to carry out credit risk management activities in banks, insurance companies, consultant firms, IT vendors at an international level.


Being a SAS accredited Academic Master Program, it offers the possibility to work in software SAS and prepare for the official examination, and a chance to obtain the internationally valued SAS certificate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics
  • Financial accounting 
  • Legal framework and retail lending 
  • Client acquisition
  • Credit portfolio management 
  • Planning 
  • Analytical data processing for credit analysis: SAS

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates best suited for the programme will have an academic background in Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Statistics. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7500 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Milano

850 - 1450 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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