Risk Management

Coventry University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
16600 GBP/year
12600 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc Risk Management course at Coventry University is designed for individuals who want to build an understanding of risk analysis to respond to organisational challenges.


The MSc Risk Management course at Coventry University aims to equip you with the specialist knowledge of risk management and application of risk management tools and techniques within the context of organisations in diverse industries. It looks to develop industry-ready and occupationally competent graduates with a wide range of the skills and attributes required for potential careers in risk management.

Career prospects

The course aims to help prepare you for a variety of potential risk management careers and to teach you how to be an effective leader in the field of risk management and to address the complex issues currently facing risk managers in a variety of organisational settings, whether in the public, private or voluntary sector.

You should develop advanced capabilities in strategic thinking, effective communication and research, all directly relevant to employers and of great value when seeking future employment. Upon the successful completion and meeting CMI requirements on the Global Professional development module, you will gain a Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Leadership and Management and a Level 7 Award in Professional Consulting, which are highly regarded by employers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Consultancy Skills
  • Towards Governance of Global Risk Management
  • Risk, Crisis and Business Continuity Management
  • Risk Management in Practice
  • Applications of Data in Risk Analysis
  • Mitigating Cyber and Corporate Security Risk

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Lower Second Class

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a good honours undergraduate degree (minimum 2:2 or higher) in a relevant academic discipline.
  • Candidates with demonstrable and appropriate work experience in business or the public sector together with relevant professional qualifications may also be admitted on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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