Taught course

Business Economics and Risk Management

Institution
De Montfort University · De Montfort University
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should hold a good honours degree or overseas equivalent in any subject. Applications from those without formal qualifications but with significant professional experience in business or finance will be considered individually. English Language requirements If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This rewarding course is for graduates and professionals seeking a competitive advantage in today’s international job market. You will acquire a highly developed knowledge of economics, risk management and financial principles, through both practical application and relevant leading-edge theory.

  • Excellent teaching quality
    Learn from leading academics with international reputations for research and teaching within their specialist areas
  • No previous knowledge or experience required
    You will have the opportunity to study the foundations of economics and risk management, as well as study further challenging modules
  • Specialist in risk management
    Acquire a highly developed knowledge of economics and risk management theory, of relevance to financial and non-financial sectors, by applying theory to real-world problems
  • Learn how to apply key economic theory to industry
    You will learn to identify, assess and communicate the implications of risk for organisations as well as national policy makers

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required. English language tuition is available at DMU both before and during the course, if required.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,000
International students
£12,200

At DMU, we are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study. We are proud to currently offer two scholarships.

Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship
Up to 50 per cent of tuition fees offered to Home/EU DMU alumni for students who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a Postgraduate taught course. For more information visit our Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship page.

Vice-Chancellor's Sports Scholarship
Up to £6,000 worth of support available to full-time UK and EU undergraduate and postgraduate students, starting in September 2016. For more information visit our Vice-Chancellor's Sports Scholarship page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Business and Law
Email
enquiry@dmu.ac.uk
Phone
0116 250 6070