Risk Engineering

Related university courses on risk engineering and safety management


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International master Safety Engineering & Management, INSA Toulouse (France)

The Safety Engineering & Management international master at INSA Toulouse (co-accredited by INP Toulouse) is a M1-level (Masters) course (60 ECTS) delivered in English. It is open to students with a Bachelor of Science or an engineering degree.

Much of the course material available on this site was prepared for this international master.

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Risk and safety in engineering, Technical University of Denmark

The Risk and safety in engineering course from the Department of civil engineering at DTU (close to Copenhagen) is delivered in English. It covers risk assessment in engineering decision-making under uncertainty, in particular concerning civil engineering and structural reliability applications.

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Risk and safety management, Aalborg University

The Risk and safety management course from the University of Aalborg (northern Denmark) is a two-year Master’s programme (120 ECTS) delivered in English. It concerns engineering subjects in risk and safety management, with projects carried out in collaboration with companies in the offshore, energy, transportation and civil engineering sectors.

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MSc in Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety, NTNU (Norway)

The Master’s degree programme in Reliability, Availability, Maintainability and Safety at the Production and Quality Engineering department of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Trondheim) is delivered in English. It is open to students with a Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a degree from a Norwegian engineering college. The course covers system safety from a reliability perspective, risk management and maintenance issues.

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Risk and safety in engineering, ETH Zurich (Switzerland)

The Risk and safety in engineering course from the Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering of ETHZ is delivered in English. It covers risk assessment in the process of engineering decision-making subject to uncertainties, in particular concerning civil engineering and structural reliability applications.

Flag of USA Texas A&M University

Master of Science in Safety Engineering, Texas A&M University (USA)

The Master of Science in Safety Engineering teaches the principles and practices of safety engineering, for students aiming for leadership careers in industry. The course is operated by the Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center in the Department of Chemical Engineering. It is available as a distance learning option for working professionals.

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Graduate diploma in Safety and Risk Engineering, Memorial University (Canada)

The graduate diploma in Safety and Risk Engineering from the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science of Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada) provides grounding on qualitative and quantitative approaches to safety and risk management. The program is intended for, but not limited to, working professionals with an engineering degree.

The courses above are relatively generic in terms of the industry sector. Some courses are more specifically focused on one particular industry:

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Safety management in aviation certificate, ENAC (France)

The Safety management in aviation specialized master at ENAC is a one year post-graduate level certificate delivered in English. It is open to candidates with a MSc or a Bachelor of science plus at least three years’ professional experience.

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Safety and Reliability Engineering for Oil & Gas, University of Aberdeen (Scotland)

The Safety & Reliability Engineering for Oil & Gas graduate-level MSc programme covers safety engineering, reliability engineering, and loss prevention.

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Railway Risk and Safety Management Masters/MSc/Diploma/Certificate, University of Birmingham

The Railway risk and safety management masters is a one year full-time or two-year part-time degree which aims to create a deep and robust understanding of approaches to manage safety and risk in transport systems and projects.

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