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What will I learn?

Globalisation, technological enhancements and a turbulent business environment are calling for an enhanced ability to manage risk and a strong focus on business continuity in all sectors. The Business with Strategic Risk Management course at Robert Gordon University offers managers, both new and experienced, the opportunity to develop their managerial skills.

You will develop a particular expertise in the management of risks.

This course is part of the MSc Business and Management programme, giving you the option of studying a 2 year MSc (with work placement)

Strongly connected to the business world, the course has been designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge required to identify, assess and manage strategic, organisational, environmental and technological risks, as well as the threats presented by unpredictable situations.

You will focus on both operational and strategic issues and develop your abilities in business continuity, crisis and resilience management.

Each course in the Business and Management programme comprises of a dual award:

A globally recognised Masters qualification
A Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership (level 7) from the Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

Which department am I in?

Aberdeen Business School

Study options

Full Time (16 months)

Tuition fees
£15,000.00 (US$ 20,638) Overall cost
Full-Time On Campus Home/EU £8,000 entire course International Students £15,000 entire course

This is a fixed fee

*View details on institution website

Start date

24 January 2022

Venue

Robert Gordon University

Garthdee House,

Garthdee Road,

Aberdeen,

Aberdeen, City Of,

AB10 7QB, Scotland

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees
£15,000.00 (US$ 20,638) Overall cost
Full-Time On Campus Home/EU £8,000 entire course International Students £15,000 entire course

This is a fixed fee

*View details on institution website

Start date

Expected September 2022

Venue

Robert Gordon University

Garthdee House,

Garthdee Road,

Aberdeen,

Aberdeen, City Of,

AB10 7QB, Scotland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have a Bachelors Degree with a 2.7 GPA on a 4 point scale, First Professional Degree with a GPA of 2.7 on a 4 point scale. Applicants with lower qualification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. Students who do not meet our direct entry requirements may be able to undertake a pre-masters programme through our International College at Robert Gordon University. Students need to have an IELTS overall of 6.5 includes 5.5 in Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening.

For international students

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject discipline. Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent.

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

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