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Financial Risk Management

The Trinity MSc in Financial Risk Management is designed specifically for graduates who have a primary undergraduate degree in a quantitative field and who are interested in how the tools of finance can be used to mitigate risks for corporations and society. Trinity College is a university partner of the Professional Risk Managers’ International Association http://www.prmia.org/, one of the world’s leading risk management bodies. Our programme will complement your foundation degree providing a thorough grounding in the concepts and techniques of financial risk management and providing you with the skills you need to lead, manage and create in today’s complex risk environment. Developed in consultation with industry, the MSc is designed to provide you with leading edge skills, embedded in a holistic framework.

Entry requirements

• A first or upper second-class honours degree, or equivalent. If you have yet to complete your degree, submit your most recent transcripts. If your transcript is not in English, please also supply a certified translation
• Two academic referees
• Work experience (optional)
• An English competency exam
• A GMAT score may be requested in certain cases

Duration

1 year full-time

Further enquiries

Telephone Number: +353-1-896 2629
Course Email: business.masters@tcd.ie

Subjects taught

The course comprises 8 core taught modules, 4 elective taught modules, and a dissertation module. An indicative list of modules can be obtained from the course website:

https://www.tcd.ie/business/masters/risk-management/structure/.

Assessment method

The course is assessed based on a combination of assigned coursework, written examination, and a dissertation.

Application date

Closing Date 30th June 2018

We advise students to apply for this popular programme as early as possible as admission to the course is very competitive. The programme is subject to early closure as a result.

Enrolment and start dates

Next Intake September 2018

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