Research course

Mathematics in Actuarial Science

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Mathematics
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

Applicants would usually be expected to have a 1st or upper 2nd class Honours Bachelor degree at undergraduate Masters level or an MSc Merit or Distinction (or an equivalent overseas qualification) in a mathematical subject. In some research areas a background in physics, engineering or computer science is also acceptable.

Months of entry

January, April, July, September

Course content

Opportunities for PhD research are available in a wide range of topics concerning the application of Probability theory to Actuarial Science. For some of the available areas of possible PhD or M.Phil research see the current Actuarial Science research group page. For more details about the specific projects, please contact the relevant individual members of staff or get in touch with the Postgraduate Office on pgr-maths@manchester.ac.uk

Fees and funding

UK students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
School of Mathematics
Email
pgr-maths@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)161 275 0178