Risk & Investment Management

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Risk & Investment Management
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 47753 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry Year: 2022
Application Date

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Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.

Applicants are advised to apply as early as possible and ideally no later than 12th August 2022 fo...

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Duration 1 academic year (Full Time)
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Entry Requirements

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Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in Mathematics, Accountancy, Finance, Economics or other relevant quantitative subject. Science and Engineering disciplines will b...

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Course Content

You have an interest in risk management and financial regulation. You want a career in areas such as corporate risk, compliance, consultancy, or academia. You want exemptions from the Professional Risk Manager (PRM) exams

Studying risk a...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Asset Pricing
Corporate Finance
Financial Regulation and Risk Management
Research Methods in Finance

Semester 2
Credit Risk Management
Enterprise Risk Management and Risk Analytics
Time-Series Financial Econometrics

Semester 3
Applied Research Project
Assessment Method Assessment
Assessments associated with the course are outlined below:

Assessment is by a variety of methods, including individual coursework, group work, oral presentations, simulations, case studies, class tests, examinations and dissertation or work-based research project.
Careers or Further Progression

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Risk management is currently, and will continue to be, a hot spot for graduate recruitment. As many financial firms are substantially expanding their risk management functions, this Masters degree is likely to open a w...

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