University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Risk, Crisis and Resilience Management

This course is a thorough grounding in risk, crisis and resilience management, including current tools and techniques, the crisis management implementation process, and the ability to contribute to managing risk and business effectiveness.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications. English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Modules include: Strategic risk and risk behaviour; organisational and environmental risk; crisis management and governance; project and research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

All assessment is via coursework, the majority of which will be in the form of written assignments. Students also complete a self-directed research dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees) 30 months
MSc Part-time £ 4,030 per Academic year (overseas fees) 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

Key information

Admissions Team, Portsmouth Business School
Telephone number: 
023 9284 8200