Finance and Risk Management

ICN Berlin

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
10560 EUR/year
10560 EUR/year
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The MSc Risk and Finance is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the various facets of risk, including risk perception, management, control and regulation as encountered in a wide variety of contexts.The design of the programme enables students to acquire a broad knowledge of finance, insurance and risk management and regulation.


The MSc in Finance and Risk Management from ICN Business School trains specialists in the finance industry and financial geopolitics. 

The MSc has been designed to fill a niche – in the finance industry – with an emphasis on operational and behavioural issues as well as the strategic location of financial vehicles. 

The program also looks at the interaction between different financial institutions, with a focus on the emergence of Fintech, Cyber Finance and changes in decision-maker behaviour.

Aim of this program

The program aims at providing an answer to those challenges by training students with the necessary theoretical and institutional basics to address the above-mentioned topics within organizations. 

Moreover, specific decision theoretic topics in insurance and risk management are addressed within the program. One of the main strengths of the program is the interaction between compliance, governance and law as well as asset and risk management topics. 

Additionally, the topics sustainability and responsibility in asset management as well as financial innovations (digitalization, big data, cyber security, etc.) are also dealt with in the lectures. Beside this, the program also includes lectures dealing with research methods in order to allow students to take part in a PhD program afterwards.

Find out more on one of our webinars always at 1pm (GMT+2) on

23rd June,

7th July,

21st July,

4th August and

18th August.

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Programme Structure

The program is built around four major module blocks which are designed to produce experts in Finance and Risk Management with an emphasis on the finance sector and financial geopolitics:

  • Financial Economics, Valuation and Risk Management
  • Business Models and Risk Management of the Financial Industry
  • Behavioural Finance and the Architecture of Finance
  • Geopolitics of Finance and Cyber Finance


  • Michel Verlaine
  • Carmela D’Avino Dumas
  • Gerald Duffing
  • Martineau Regis
  • Philippe Rebiere

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits



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.
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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 4-year higher-education degree (BAC+4) or Master’s in management (with a proficiency in accounting, management control and finance)
  • 3-year higher-education degree (BAC+3) with extensive work experience in these fields
  • Proficiency in English essential
  • Selection based on an application form and interview
  • 3-year higher-education degree (BAC+3), you can apply for the preparatory year then take your MSc over 2 years

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10560 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10560 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10560 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10560 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.


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