This course is delivered by the AACSB-accredited Business School, an accreditation which places us within the top institutions globally for business degrees. Less than 5% of business schools worldwide have attained this hallmark of excellence which recognises a focus on excellence in all areas, including teaching and student learning.
This conversion course is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.
It examines the multi-dimensional study of risk with aspects of finance, governance and ethics and addresses more traditional practices of risk management.
Risk management is now a key driver in business and there is a rapidly increasing requirement for postgraduates to provide core risk management assistance. Few organisations today would make any major decisions concerning new projects without first assessing the risks involved.
This course will give you with the opportunity to develop the competencies and technical skills for contributing and flourishing in this industry. In particular, you'll develop and apply your decision-making skills to complex practical situations.
The comparison of theory and practice provides a rich source of material in this area and serves to prepare you for a variety of possible roles within an international business organisation.
Watch Dr Dermot McCarthy presenting 'Master's degrees in Accounting, Finance & Economics'. It will give you an excellent insight into each of the Master's courses we offer.
Interested in studying this course part-time? Enquire now.
For September 2019 entry: In order to take advantage of new approaches to learning and teaching, as well as developments in industry to benefit our students we regularly review all of our courses.
This course is currently going through this process and we will update this page in March 2019 to give you full information about what we will be offering once the review process has concluded.
Next start date:
September 2019, January 2020
Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus
September: 1 year full-time. January: 16 months full-time
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
All subjects considered
For 2019 entry: A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject, or equivalent.
International entry requirements:
If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with a minimum of 5.5 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading. For more information check out our full entry requirements.