Entry requirements

A UK 2.1 or above (or the equivalent from an overseas institution) in a highly quantitative programme such as mathematics or statistics is required to enter this course. Applicants will need to submit two references, one of which MUST be an academic reference. If you have been studying in the UK for the last three years it is unlikely that you will have to take the test If you have studied a 2+2 degree with just two years in the UK you will be required to provide IELTS results and possibly to resit the tests to meet our requirements.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Intensive course for graduates in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics and related subjects intending to work as actuarial trainees. Syllabus includes statistics modelling, financial mathematics, stochastic modelling, survival models, actuarial mathematics, economics, finance and financial reporting, and financial economics. Examination for PGDip, possibility of conversion to MSc by dissertation.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees: £18,000 Deposit: £2,000 (paid within 1 month of receiving offer)

First instalment: Half fees less deposit (paid at registration)
Second instalment: Half fees (paid in January following start of programme)

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment50

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
cass-masters@city.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 207 040 5150
Fax
+44 (0) 207 040 8685