Taught course

Project Management, Finance and Risk

Institution
City, University of London · School of Mathematics, Computer Sciences and Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a lower second class honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution in a subject with suitable mathematical content, such as engineering or physics. Applicants with other qualifications are also considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc Project Management, Finance and Risk offers training in modern techniques for managing and engineering the uncertainties and risk inherent in projects and designing appropriate financial instruments and tools to optimise the performance throughout the life cycle. It builds on City University London's strength in systems engineering, engineering economics, reliability and risk analysis for capital goods.
This course provides a foundation in risk and decision making under uncertainty, classical engineering economics, and financial engineering for those pursuing a career or planning a career in capital goods or project management. The nature and major drivers in which businesses operate, and the associated challenges and opportunities future project managers and leaders face, are central themes running through the programme. Entrepreneurial behaviour and how this interacts in industry with project management, innovation, the economic environment and opportunity recognition, is also explored.
Running alongside the modules, a rolling programme of one-day events, with key objectives of extending the students' range of presentation, communication, self-assessment, career awareness and team-building skills are scheduled. This course is delivered alongside a series of Industry Lectures with invited experts from industry.The MSc Project Management, Finance and Risk offers training in modern techniques for managing and engineering the uncertainties and risk inherent in projects and designing appropriate financial instruments and tools to optimise the performance throughout the life cycle.

Information for international students

Students who have previously studied a degree taught in a language other than English will be required to have one of the following qualifications: IELTS: 6.5 TOEFL (internet-based): 100

Fees and funding

Full-time EU: £12,000, Part-time EU: £6,000 per year, Full-time Non EU: £15,000, Part-time Non EU: £7,500 per year
Scholarships and bursaries: The School offers generous scholarships for this course: UK/EU applicants - Engineering & Mathematics Scholarship of £2,000, City University London Graduate Loyalty Discount, International Student Scholarships of £2,000, Other scholarships, bursaries and prizes.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-30 months
full time
12-18 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Courses Office
Email
smcsepg@city.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7040 0248