M.Sc. On Campus

Corporate and Financial Risk Management

University of Sussex

12 months
23000 GBP/year
12450 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Corporate and Financial Risk Management MSc at University of Sussex draws on expertise from industry professionals, so you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to succeed in the fast-paced corporate world. 


On this course, you’ll:

  • gain an understanding of the main aspects of risk management in business
  • apply mathematics to financial risk description, analysis and quantification
  • experience Sussex’s strong foundation of interdisciplinary research.

Topics covered include quantitative analysis, regulation, implementation and management structure. You’ll have a choice between practice- and research-oriented study and can explore further topics including programming or statistics.

You’ll learn from established specialists in both the Department of Mathematics and the University of Sussex Business School. 


Our Corporate and Financial Risk Management graduates from University of Sussex are well prepared for versatile careers in:

  • banking
  • investment and hedge funds
  • financial software development
  • risk management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bank Risk Management
  • Financial Invest & Corp Risk Analysis
  • Financial Portfolio Analysis
  • Financial computing with MATLAB
  • Financial Mathematics (L.7)
  • Institutions in the Global Financial Market

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

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

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  • International

    23000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12450 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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