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Insurance and Risk Management, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #349 (QS) ,
The MSc in Insurance and Risk Management from  City, University of London will equip you with the all-round knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the constantly evolving fields of insurance, risk and risk management.

About

The Insurance and Risk Management programme from City, University of London will help you if you want to develop a successful career in insurance or risk management; or you already work in one of these fields and want to expand your knowledge and enhance your career potential.  At Cass, you will study both applied and theoretical aspects of insurance and risk management to an advanced level.

Career opportunities

Our MSc Insurance and Risk Management is a long-established course, and we are very proud of the career progression of our many hundreds of past graduates.  

They now work in a wide range of organisations around the world, including major global insurance and reinsurance companies, international insurance broking firms, investment and retail banks, leading accountancy firms and management consultants, risk management departments of major corporations, regulatory authorities and many other fields.

Accreditation

The quality and relevance of our MSc Insurance and Risk Management programme is acknowledged in many different ways, including the following:
  • Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)
  • IRM

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Insurance and Law Regulation 
  • Principles of Finance and Financial Analysis 
  • Risk Management 
  • Theory of Risk and Insurance Markets 

      Detailed Programme Facts

      • More details:
        • Fast-track January intake for ACII holders
        • Application deadline :Rolling admissions from November to August
      • Programme intensity

        You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

        Full-time
        • Full-time duration 12 months
        Part-time
        • Average part-time duration 24 months
        • Intensity Flexible
      • Languages
        • English
      • Delivery mode
        On Campus

      English Language Requirements

      You need the following IELTS score:

      • Minimum required score:

        7

        The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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      Academic Requirements

      You need the following GPA score:

      Required score: Upper Second Class

      Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

      Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

      General Requirements

      • A UK upper second class degree or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution.
      • Some level of previous study in finance or quantitative methods is preferred.

      Tuition Fee

      • International

        20004 GBP/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 20000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
      • EU/EEA

        20004 GBP/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 20000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
      We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
      • £10,000 per annum (part-time)
      • £14,000 (full-time); £7,000 per annum (part-time)

      Living costs for London

      • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
        Living Costs

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

      Funding

      Scholarship applications are competitive and we recommend that you prepare a back-up source of funding.

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