PROGRAM DETAILSProgramme Code:
S305Medium of instructions:
Background of the Programme
Risk management is increasingly recognized as special skills central to the functioning of an organization. The increasingly complex business activities require skilled professionals in managing risks in today’s volatile, complex and ambiguous business world. This program is designed for students who want to explore how risk management can be used to identify, analyze and mitigate risks for corporations, government and society. The Master of Science (Risk Management) program was first offered in Semester I, Academic Session 2012/2013. The program embeds the application of mathematical and numeracy skills to identify, analyze, and solve problems in business and social aspects. Ultimately, they will be ahead of the curve, equipped with the capacity to understand and manage financial risk from broad and strategic perspectives.
Objectives of the Programme
The Master of Science (Risk Management) programme is designed to produce:
1. Risk managers who can apply and adapt knowledge and practical skills in the field of risk management to produce quality research while providing the best services to relevant sectors.
2. Risk managers who are able to lead, work in a team in solving problems, provide new ideas and subsequently convey and communicate information effectively.
3. Risk managers who constantly strive to improve their knowledge and capabilities by leveraging digital technology to solve problems in relevant sectors.
4. Risk managers who practice ethical and professional values in providing services to relevant sectors.
Risk Analyst, Credit Risk Analysts, Risk Manager, Risk Consultant