Taught course

Health Safety and Risk Management

Robert Gordon University · Aberdeen Business School

Entry requirements

This course is ideal for students who: •Possess a good honours degree (first or second class) or equivalent qualification in a relevant subject from a UK University or recognised overseas institution and able to demonstrate competence in written English. •For international students, 6.5 IELTS with a minimum grade of 6 in each component part, or its equivalent in TOEFL, is required. •Please note, UKVI are currently not accepting TOEFL as proof of English Language for Full Time International Student Visas. English Language Requirements In exceptional circumstances, the normal requirements may be relaxed for an equivalent qualification or industrial experience of an equivalent standard. In these circumstances, applicants will be asked to submit a Personal Statement in support of his/her application. The Course Leader will consider any candidate who has completed the pre-masters Access Foundation in Management Studies (Graduate Certificate in Management) and who appears capable of completing a demanding programme at Masters level.

Months of entry


Course content

The 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.

Information for international students

For more information, international students should visit the International Office website: www.rgu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/healthsafetyrisk
International students
For more information visit www.rgu.ac.uk/healthsafetyrisk

For Academic Year 2017/2018

All Students

£3,975 Stage 1
£3,975 Stage 2
£2,650 MSc dissertation stage

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
distance learning
36 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)1224 26 2209