“I was able to make a career switch, in part, because of what I learned in the NYU Stern-AIF program. It definitely helped seal the deal.”
Natalia Migal – MSRM Class of 2011

Master of Science in Risk Management for Executives


The Master of Science in Risk Management for Executives program (MSRM) is designed for experienced executives seeking to enhance their capabilities and credentials in an area of expertise that is fundamental to the sustainable success of their organizations. The program consists of five concentrated, rigorous sessions in three different learning locations (New York, Amsterdam, and Abu Dhabi) over a one-year period.

As an executive education partner of NYU Stern, Amsterdam Institute of Finance delivers one session of the MSRM program at its premises in Amsterdam.

MSRM graduates will have the ability to comprehend and manage risk from a broad systemic and strategic perspective. Additionally, they will learn innovative modeling techniques and become equipped with a toolset that will enable them to understand how a firm's strategy and business contours drive risk exposure profiles.

Key benefits
A graduate of this program will be well-positioned for a leadership role in risk management and will have the ability to:

  • Contribute to risk management development and oversee strategic discussions regarding risk
  • Provide an assessment of the risks associated with all business decisions
  • Comprehend and communicate a global perspective of risk management
  • Inspire innovative thinking to manage new and changing risk

Participant profile
Experienced managers and/or risk professionals taking on greater responsibilities or broader strategic planning roles in the area of risk management; Senior Managers, Managing Directors, Corporate Board Members, VPs with Risk management/oversight responsibility.

For this program a large and diverse faculty, led by NYU Stern, is selected from renowned business schools and universities worldwide. Participants will have the advantage of learning from both business leaders and faculty who have practical experience in the field of risk management through their advisory and consulting work.

For more details about the MSRM program, please download our information sheet here.