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Corporate and Financial Risk Management

University of Sussex

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
23000 GBP/year
12450 GBP/year
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About

Understand the main aspects of risk management in businesses – including quantitative analysis, regulation, implementation and management structure with the Corporate and Financial Risk Management degree offered at University of Sussex.

Overview

We emphasise the application of mathematics to financial risk quantification, analysis and description. Our MSc is taught by established researchers and specialists in their fields.

You’ll benefit from training in computing and explore a range of topics from programming to statistics to management.

Key facts

  • Corporate and Financial Risk Management degree offered at University of Sussex builds on Sussex’s strong foundation of interdisciplinary study – it is taught by the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Business and Management.
  • Our courses are designed to meet employer demands – you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to compete effectively in the fast-paced world of work.
  • You have a choice between practice- and research-oriented study, working with experts in their fields.

Careers

Our graduates have found jobs in banking (investment funds and hedge funds), financial software companies, and corporations with risk management departments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bank Risk Management
  • Financial computing with MATLAB
  • Financial Invest & Corp Risk Analysis
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Financial Portfolio Analysis
  • Institutions in the Global Financial Market

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
Lower Second Class

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.
80
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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

You should normally have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above.

  • Subject-specific requirements

Your qualification should have a reasonably high mathematics content, demonstrating knowledge in calculus, probability and statistics, and ideally some programming. You are suited to this course if your qualification is in mathematics, finance, economics, business, science, engineering or computing. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12450 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Channel Islands and Isle of Man students: £12,450 per year for full-time students

Funding

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