Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Risk Management

This degree offers practitioners in risk management, and related areas, the opportunity to update or enhance skills and knowledge by achieveing a high quality, postgraduate qualification.

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree 2.2 or equivalent in a relevant subject; if you do not have the necessary formal entry qualifications, the University's flexible entry policy considers credit transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), including work-based experience and credits from recognised professional bodies; international students whose 1st language is not English are required to demonstrate evidence of satisfactory competence by completing an Academic IELTS test with a score of at least 6.0 (with no element of the score less than 5.5) or by holding another recognised qualification.

Course modules

Modules include: Enterprise risk and modelling; global perspectives on risk; risk financing and insurance; business continuity and crisis management; ethics and corporate governance; personal and professional; development; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is continuous; a combination of formative and summative assessment and by a variety of methods including: Case studies, portfolios, essays and reports.

Sponsorship information

Self or employer funded.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 545 per Module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Distance learning £ 545 per Module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Distance learning £ 545 per Module (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 2 years
MSc Full-time £ 6,835 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 6,835 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses)) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0141 331 8630