UCL Computer Science


Financial Risk Management MSc

Designed in conjunction with leading risk professionals, this programme aims to meet growing demand for professionals who are highly skilled in quantitative risk management

To find out core information about this degree, such as entry requirements, programme length and cost, visit the UCL prospectus site.

Programme information

Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits.The programme consists of four core modules (60 credits), four optional modules (60 credits) and a research dissertation (60 credits).

Core modules

Optional modules

Students choose 60 credits from the optional group.

Please note: the availability and delivery of optional modules may vary, depending on your selection.


Students undertake modelling, research and data analysis which takes place over the summer placement. This forms the basis of the 10,000-word dissertation.

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