Insurance and Risk Management MSc
City University London
Key Course Facts
The MSc in Insurance and Risk Management is a well-established course that explores the multi-faceted world of risk management and reflects the growing interplay between insurance, risk management and financial services. As such, it will equip you with the all-round skills necessary to succeed in a constantly developing business environment.
The programme combines a practical approach with sound theory to create a learning experience that is both challenging and stimulating. You will emerge with a well-regarded and flexible postgraduate degree, solidly positioned to build a successful career in an exciting and increasingly complex business world.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
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A UK 2.1 or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution. Some level of previous study in finance or quantitative methods is preferred. Transcript/interim transcript; Current module list if still studying; CV; Personal statement (500-600 words). IELTS result, if report available; Confirmation of professional qualification examinations/exemptions/passes, if applicable; Two references; Work experience is not a requirement of this course; For a successful application to receive an unconditional status all documents must be verified, so an original or certified copy of the degree transcript must be sent by post to Specialist Masters Programme Office, 106 Bunhill Row, London, EC1Y 8TZ, UK.
Visa Requirements for International StudentsVisa requirement
All international students (including citizens from EU countries) intending to study this or any other academic programme for more than 6 months in the UK require a Student Visa.
International students younger than 18 years require a special Child Student Visa. Exceptions from this general rule may apply to holders of other UK work visas, British National Overseas visa, family member visa and recognised refugees or asylum seekers.Permission to work while studying
City, University of London is listed by the UK government as an institution licensed to sponsor migrant students.
Student visa holders from licensed institutions are entitled to work during their full-time bachelor's, master's or Phd studies for
- 20h/week during the term
- Full-time outside term time (e.g. vacations, work placements, once course ended)
After completion of a bachelor's or master's programme of at least 12 months Student Visa holders of licensed institutions can convert their visa into a Graduate Visa which entitles graduates to work for 2 years in the UK.
Tuition Fees Insurance and Risk Management MSc
|England UK||£20500||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£20500||year 1|
Additional fee information
Deposit: £2,000 paid within 1 month of receiving offer and non-refundable unless conditions of offer are not met
First installment: Half fees less deposit to be paid at registration
Second installment: Half fees paid in January following start of course
Average student cost of living in London
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
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About City University London
Founded in 1894, City University London (a.k.a. City) is located in Central London. Due to its location, City attracts students from around the world, and as a result offers a diverse campus culture. The facilities on-site have been developed with each student’s future work environment in mind. So Law students have access to simulation courts of law, and future Nurses can expect to make use of mock medical wards. Academics aside, being located in Central London means learners can get around quickly thanks to the numerous public transport options in the area.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Industrial Economics with Insurance BSc (Hons)||The University of Nottingham||77%||1%||10%||£9250||£19000||144||Nottingham||On campus Full-time|
|Risk Management and Insurance MSc||University of the West of England||-||-||-||-||-||-||Bristol||On campus Full-time|
|Insurance and Risk Management MSc||City University London||-||-||-||£10250||£10250||-||London||On campus Part-time|
|Insurance Law LLM||The University of Law||-||-||-||£9500||-||-||Guildford||On campus Part-time|
|Insurance Law LLM||Queen Mary University of London||-||-||-||-||-||-||London||On campus Part-time|
|Insurance BA (Hons)||Peter Symonds College||-||-||20%||£5950||-||-||Winchester||On campus Full-time|
|Professional Doctorate in Security Risk Management ProfDoc||University of Portsmouth||-||-||-||-||-||-||Portsmouth||On campus Part-time|
|Flood and Coastal Risk Management PgDip||Lancaster University||-||-||-||-||-||-||Lancaster||On campus Part-time|
|Environmental Health and Risk Management MSc (Res)||University of Birmingham||-||-||-||-||-||-||Birmingham||On campus Full-time|
|Quantitative Risk Management with Machine Learning MSc||Birkbeck, University of London||-||-||-||£6810||£9915||-||London||On campus Part-time|
|Risk Management MSc MSc||The University of Nottingham||-||-||-||-||-||-||Nottingham||On campus Full-time|
|Quantitative Methods for Risk Management MSc||The London School of Economics and Political Science||-||-||-||-||-||-||London||On campus Part-time|
|Financial Risk Management MSc||University of Leeds||-||-||-||-||-||-||Leeds||On campus Full-time|
|Risk Management MSc||Coventry University||-||-||-||-||-||-||Coventry||On campus Part-time|
|Financial Engineering and Risk Management MSc||University of Essex||-||-||-||£12410||£19380||-||Colchester||On campus Full-time|
|International Security and Risk Management MSc||University of South Wales||-||-||-||-||-||-||Pontypridd||On campus Full-time|