Taught course

Health Safety and Risk Management

Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School

Entry requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject discipline. Applicants with a lower degree classification and/or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Months of entry


Course content

The online MSc Health, Safety and Risk Management degree course has been designed to be industry relevant and is fully accredited by The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). Working with experienced practitioners in designing this programme, our degree provides the skills and knowledge for the practical application of Strategic Health, Safety and Risk Management. The course will also be of interest to managers who wish to attain a formal management qualification in this area and others who wish to develop careers in this field. The course is fully accredited by The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). We work closely with our proactive Industrial Liaison Panel to ensure our course is relevant and up to date.

Safety doesn’t happen by accident!

The benefits of our course are:

Our Partnerships with Industry

The excellent facilities at RGU

The strong emphasis we place on preparing our students for employment

The tools we provide our students with to ensure their professional development and growth

The career management facilities at RGU

Our supportive learning environment

IOSH Accreditation

Information for international students

Postgraduate courses normally require an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in all 4 components. Some of our courses require a different level of English. Please check our course pages for specific details. Test reports are valid for a period of 2 years and can be used as proof of English for admission if valid on the start date of your course.

Fees and funding

UK students
£3,410 Stage 1, £3,410 Stage 2, £2,280 MSc dissertation stage
International students
£3,410 Stage 1, £3,410 Stage 2, £2,280 MSc dissertation stage

For more information, visit our website.

Qualification and course duration


distance learning
12-36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 262728