You should normally have a lower second-class (2.2) undergraduate honours degree or above.
Your qualification should have a reasonably high mathematics content, demonstrating knowledge in calculus, probability and statistics, and ideally some programming. You are suited to this course if your qualification is in mathematics, finance, economics, business, science, engineering or computing. You may also be considered for the course if you have other professional qualifications or experience of equivalent standing.
Months of entry
Understand the main aspects of risk management in businesses – including quantitative analysis, regulation, implementation and management structure.
We emphasise the application of mathematics to financial risk quantification, analysis and description. Our MSc is taught by established researchers and specialists in their fields.
You’ll benefit from training in computing and explore a range of topics from programming to statistics to management.
Why choose this course?
- This course builds on Sussex’s strong foundation of interdisciplinary study – it’s taught by the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Business and Management.
- Our courses are designed to meet employer demands – you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to compete effectively in the fast-paced world of work.
- You have a choice between practice- and research-oriented study, working with experts in their fields.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
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