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M.Sc. On Campus

Risk Management

Coventry University

12 months
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17900 GBP/year
14250 GBP/year
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About

The MSc Risk Management course at Coventry University aims to help you develop the ability to identify, analyse and manage contemporary risks, such as cyber security threats, as well as developing related transferable management skills. When put together, upon graduation, you should be able to enact positive change in an organisation, helping to promote sustainable business resilience.

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Overview

Learning will be enhanced through simulations and real-life examples, offering you the ability to practically apply various risk management tools and techniques. This hands-on experience culminates in a final business project, which offers the opportunity to undertake a company internship, typically lasting between 8 and 12 weeks (subject to competitive application, availability and meeting visa requirements, plus additional fees may apply).

Alongside these opportunities for practical experience, the Risk Management course at Coventry University benefits from experienced academic staff with substantial risk management research and industry experience, covering the petroleum sector, large scale engineering projects, and public sector governance (please note staff are subject to change). Renowned industry experts are also involved in the delivery of course content through guest lectures, which provide industry perspectives and key employability skills (subject to availability).

Career prospects 

The course aims to help prepare you for a variety of potential risk management careers, whether in the public, private or voluntary sector. You should, upon successful graduation, be well prepared to become an effective leader in the field of risk management and to address the complex issues currently facing risk managers, including the growing threat of cyber-security risks, and how data can be applied to manage and govern risks.

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 Professional development module, you can gain a Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Leadership and Management and a Level 7 Award in Professional Consulting, which are highly regarded by employers. Please visit the CMI website for full details on the criteria (and applicable fees) to qualify as a Chartered Manager, as well as any other accreditation and professional recognition matters.

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
  • Sustainable Approach to Risk Management

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold a good honours undergraduate degree (minimum 2:2 or higher) in a relevant academic discipline, such as business, management, or risk, including within industries such as energy or engineering.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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