City University London

Mathematics, Actuarial Science and Statistics

Address:

The International Office, Northampton Square

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Dip. - Actuarial Management; Dip. - Actuarial Science;, MSc Actuarial Management, MSc Actuarial Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MSc in Actuarial Science course is accredited by the UK Actuarial Profession. Cass Business School was the first institution in the UK to have both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes fully accredited by the UK Actuarial Profession. It is also recognised by other actuarial professional bodies around the world. Consequently, students have an excellent opportunity to gain exemptions from the Core Technical examinations of the UK Actuarial Profession. The programme is delivered via face-to-face lectures from qualified actuaries (and other experts in the field) complemented by dedicated online support, easy access to faculty members, and advice on exam techniques. Faculty members include a significant number of qualified actuaries and other experts in range of wider fields, who use their commercial experience and current research interests to inform their teaching. Successful candidates on the MSc in Actuarial Science may also proceed to the MSc in Actuarial Management. The one-year MSc in Actuarial Management course offers modules leading to exemption from most of the later professional actuarial examinations, and it has its own MSc dissertation option. We review all our courses regularly to keep them up-to-date on issues of both theory and practice. Consequently, there may be some change to the detailed content of the modules and occasionally to module titles. To satisfy the requirements of the degree programme students must complete: at least five out of nine core courses and five electives or one elective and a Business Research Project Two Induction Weeks The Actuarial Science programme starts with two compulsory induction weeks, mainly dedicated to: An introduction to the Cass Careers offering with a focus on key skills and attributes that employers are looking for. The annual MSc Careers Fair at this time also provides the opportunity to meet over 60 companies who are recruiting across many sectors including finance, energy, insurance, real estate, shipping, strategic management and internal auditing. a refresher course of advanced financial mathematics, statistics, computing and electronic databases.

Accreditation:

The MSc in Actuarial Science course is accredited by the UK Actuarial Profession. Cass Business School was the first institution in the UK to have both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes fully accredited by the UK Actuarial Profession. It is also recognised by other actuarial professional bodies around the world.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

In State Tuition (per year): 16000 GBP

Out State Tuition (per year): 16000 GBP

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