Taught course

Risk Management and Financial Engineering

Imperial College London · Imperial College Business School

Entry requirements

A First or Upper Second Class Honours degree (or international equivalent) from a recognised university in a highly quantitative subject such as mathematics, engineering, science or economics. Candidates with more than three years’ work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Months of entry


Course content

Designed for recent graduates with a good quantitative undergraduate degree and a highly analytical mind, the one-year MSc Risk Management and Financial Engineering programme equips students with the cutting-edge risk management tools and strategies utilised by world leading financial firms.

The Business School is partnered with the Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA), offering students on this programme the opportunity to attend PRMIA events, have access to their resources and benefit from considerable discounts on PRMIA exams.

Information for international students

Students who are not native speakers of English, or were not awarded their degree in a qualifying English speaking country, must demonstrate their proficiency by completing an approved English language qualification (including GCSE English, IELTS or TOEFL) at the required level.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

We offer a range of scholarships for postgraduate students to support you through your studies. Try our scholarships search tool to see what you might be eligible for.

For more information on the Postgraduate Master's Loan scheme and other funding opportunities that are available, please visit our Fees and Funding website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Helen Carter
+44 (0)20 7594 9553