I'm looking at university courses and came across PPE (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) and thought it looked interesting.
My career goal is to become an actuary? I know you can do degrees in maths, economics, chem, physics or stats or at least a mathematically based subject. But what about PPE? Would it be a hinderance to achieving my goal or just as useful as doing maths or economics?
Can i do a PPE degree and still become an Actuary? Watch
- Thread Starter
- 22-01-2017 14:32
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- Clearing and Applications Advisor
- 23-01-2017 08:27
Degree title is not the issue, the maths content is. The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries says "we have compiled a list of mathematical subjects which you should have an understanding of in order to qualify as an actuary" - check the degree content of the PPE degree you're looking at, does it cover these subjects? https://www.actuaries.org.uk/documen...matics-subject