Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) - Risk and Insurance Management



What will I learn?

The Risk and Insurance Management Programme equips students with fundamental knowledge in insurance and risk management that meets the needs of the banking and insurance industries.

Our graduates are well prepared for managerial positions in insurance companies, banks and related financial institutions. They work as insurance underwriters, claim officers, bankers, insurance product developers, insurance brokers, insurance and financial instrument executives and also non-insurance-related administrators, etc.

The descriptions of courses and information on their prerequisites/restriction are set out below. As stipulated in the Academic Regulations Governing Undergraduate Studies, a student must take his/her own responsibility in ensuring that the requirements concerning course prerequisites, co-requisites and exclusion/restriction are met unless such are waived at the discretion of the Programme Director/Head of the Academic Unit concerned under exceptional circumstances. The student alone will be responsible for any consequences if he/she chooses to take a course contravening the requirements without special approval.

Graduates of the Risk and Insurance Management are eligible to:

The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) will grant up to 100 Diploma Credits and 30 Certificate credits towards this Programme. If a student has earned 100 credits then by taking two CII exams, insurance law and business, they will be awarded the DipCII award. It is possible for our students to earn a BBA (RIM) degree and the DipCII at graduation. The combination of an academic degree and a professional qualification will be very attractive to prospective students.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Business

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
HK$140,000.00 (14,84,466) per year
Application deadline

Expected May, July 2024

More details

Start date

Expected January 2024


Lingnan University

8 Castle Peak Road,

Tuen Mun, Hong Kong, New Territories

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Grade 4 in one of the following English Language subjects: English A, English B, English Literature and Performance

For international students

One of the following:

  • A degree or a sub-degree awarded by a recognised post-secondary institution
  • Satisfactory completion of at least one year of undergraduate study at a recognised university
  • Satisfactory completion of at least one year of study leading to the qualification of associate degree / higher diploma or its equivalent at a recognised post-secondary institution

Entry requirements vary country by country.

In addition to the General Admission Requirements, applicants are also required to fulfill one of the following English language requirements:

  • International Baccalaureate (IB): Grade 4 in English Language
  • TOEFL: 550 (paper-based) or 79 (internet-based)
  • IELTS: Overall band score of 6.0 in Academic Module

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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