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Company Risk and Insurance Manager

ESA - Ecole Supérieure d'Assurances (eng)Paris - FRANCE

Field(s) of study: Insurance Management and Law, Risk Management
Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 130 €
Course cost: 6 500 €
Possible funding options: 
  • Bank loan
  • Paid internship
  • Professional training contract

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:

Available slots: 

Available spots: 0
Places available per academic year: 0

Course length: 

  • 1 year (12 months)

Start of the program: 


Level of entry: 

A Level+2 years
A Level+3 years
A Level+4 years



The curriculum of Company Risk and Insurance Manager - European Master of Science in Business - Risk Management and Insurance, Level I, registered in RNCP reviews the different types of financial, human, legal and judicial risks, focused on 2 years (880 h)   to analyse the financial statements of insurance companies, the main audit techniques and internal control, and to align these techniques with the strategies and business objectives.
It prepares to piloting duties that involve a general and coordinated governance of all business risks.
ESA promotes international mobility, allowing holders of Company Risk and Insurance Manager \" to obtain the title  European Master of Science in Business - Risk Management and Insurance " (accredited EABHES), subject to obtaining 800 points in TOEIC.

  • 1st year:
    • Risk Management: From Risk Management to Insurance Risk
    • Company risk insurance
    • Group insurance
    • The role of the insurance broker or insurance agent in risk and insurance management in businesses
    • Understanding accounting mechanisms, the structure of financial statements and analying them
    • Financial statements  of insurance companies
    • The general approach and main audit techniques
    • Internal control and quality
    • Align risk appetite with the company strategy and objectives
    • The global approach of risks  - Taking into account internal and external factors
    • Risk Mapping
    • Risk Treatment
    • Controlling and Guiding Risks
    • English

Course format: 

  • Classic curriculum
  • Alternating curriculum
  • Long-distance learning curriculum

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program

  • Underwriter for large companies within an insurance company,
  • Customer manager for large companies in a brokerage firm
  • Junior Risk Manager for large companies in a brokerage firm

Entry requirements

  • Holder of a BTS or equivalent: + 5 years professional experience in the human resources field  or financial management
  • Holder of a  degree or equivalent  with at least 3 years professional  experience
  • Holder of a  postgraduate diploma or equivalent  with at least two years of professional experience
  • Holder of a  Masters or equivalent

Admission criteria: 

  • Review of the application
  • Motivation interview