Course Description

The Master of Risk Management (MRM) is an integrated program providing up-to-date knowledge and skills in the management of a broad spectrum of risks that organisations are confronted with in the context of the fast changing, increasingly global business environment.

The program helps students develop a broad perspective on risks and their management. It aims to extend students’ knowledge on the use of risk analysis and decision tools and their applications in practice across a range of fields. Learning about risks, pointing to limitations of current risk models and challenging students to think of novel approaches to manage risks in complex systems are key aspects of the degree.

Who is this program for?

The Master of Risk Management prepares graduates, early and mid-career professionals for the emerging role of Risk Manager in a broad spectrum of organisations.

Entry Requirements

Admission to the Master of Risk Management is based on relevant academic qualifications. Students require a recognised undergraduate degree in a business related program with a credit average overall as determined by the UNSW Business School.

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Engineering postgraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 58.6% (national average 61.4%)
Improved skills: 79.3% (national average 81.1%)
Overall satisfaction: 81.0% (national average 78.0%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of New South Wales (UNSW). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Engineering postgraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 92.3% (national average 84.7%)
Studying full time: 3.8% (national average 6.7%)
Median full time salary: $110,000 (national average $95,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

University of New South Wales (UNSW) Code: 8428

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