BSc (Hons), Full-time With Time Abroad
, Duration: 4 Years
Follow a bespoke, accredited programme combining mathematics, statistics and business that's designed to give you a head start in your actuarial career.
Actuaries are problem-solvers who can think strategically, drawing on their mathematical skills to measure the probability and risk of future events. This profession offers a satisfying and financially rewarding career path across areas such as general insurance, life insurance, pensions and investment.
Taught in conjunction with the School of Business and Management, this degree programme combines core mathematics with specialist modules in probability, statistics, actuarial and financial mathematics, and business economics. You'll have the opportunity to learn from qualified actuaries with many years of industry experience.
Alongside your academic studies you'll follow a professional development programme, gaining relevant skills and industry knowledge in preparation for a successful career.
Actuarial Professional Development I
Calculus I and II
Computing and Data Analysis with Excel
Economics for Business Management
Essential Mathematical Skills
Introduction to Probability
Numbers, Sets and Functions
Probability and Statistics I
Vectors and Matrices
Most of your modules will be assessed by an examination worth at least 90 per cent of the year's study, with the remainder covered by coursework and tests.
Management modules are assessed using a combination of coursework (presentations, assignments, essay report writing, in-class tests, research and project work) and/or examinations in May or June.
Application deadline details:
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Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
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Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
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