London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

Course Introduction

This programme is designed to provide a comprehensive view of risk perception, management and control as encountered in a wide variety of contexts. It addresses such questions as: what are the appropriate ways to measure and assess risk; how does the organisation of enterprises, governments or markets increase or decrease risk; what are the techniques for risk shifting in markets, firms or societies; what are the tools available to managers and regulators for controlling risks.

Course Additional Entry

A 2.1 Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in any discipline, however this should include some mathematics and statistics. Applicants without UK undergraduate degrees are required to submit a GMAT or GRE score (GMAT is strongly preferred). For applicants with a UK undergraduate degree, submission of a GMAT (or exceptionally, GRE) score is recommended but not mandatory. English language requirement for non'native speakers (TOEFL/IELTS).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £22,176  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £22,176  Academic year. First year home fees