UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in a relevant discipline which must include some quantitative training, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.
Months of entry
This programme provides an intensive, professional-level, specialist education in actuarial science. Students performing well in the instructional component (PG Dip) can gain exemptions from professional examinations of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, which are internationally recognised. Following the instructional component, students progress to the MSc by successfully completing a three-month supervised project and dissertation/ report component.
Typical modules include: Probability and Mathematical Statistics; Financial Mathematics; Actuarial Mathematics I; Survival Models; Economics; Stochastic Processes; Mathematical Finance; Actuarial Mathematics II; Statistical Methods in Insurance; Accounting and Finance for Actuarial Science; Project and dissertation/report
Information for international students
English language requirements: band 2C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Social and Human Sciences
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