Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Risk Management and Financial Engineering

The course equips students with the background knowledge of risk management tools and strategies utilised by leading financial firms in the world.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree (or above); or international equivalent; in a highly quantitative discipline such as mathematics; engineering; science or economics; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O-level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 24 in the speaking section.

Course modules

Modules include: Financial statistics; corporate valuation; investments and portfolio management; hedge funds; credit risk; advanced credit derivatives and structured products; introduction to numerical finance with c++; advanced numerical finance with c++; fixed-income securities; advanced options theory; advanced corporate finance; private equity and entrepreneurship; venture capital finance and innovation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework, exams and 10,000 word project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 29,900 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 29,900 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

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