Actuarial Science

University College Dublin


Course Name Actuarial Science
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F036
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date App Deadline: Rolling

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.

UCD's graduate taught courses can be applied for online. With some exceptions, courses open for application on 1 October each year and generally remain open to applications until all places are filled. Some courses have specific closing dates please check with your course co-ordinator for more details.
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Duration 1 year full-time
Course Fee GradDip Actuarial Science (F036) Full Time
EU - fee per year: € 10,780
nonEU - fee per year: € 15,075

***Fees are subject to change
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

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• This programme is intended for applicants with degree in a quantitative area such as mathematics, statistics, computer science, engineering or economics and/or finance. An upper second class honours or international equivalent...


Expand+Professional Accreditation
The Graduate Diploma Actuarial Science offers potential exemptions from the Core Technical subjects 1 to 8 (CT1-8) of the examinations of the Institute & Faculty of Actuaries (UK). If you have prior actuarial exemptions yo...

Course Content

Expand+The programme provides a solid foundation in mathematics, statistics, economics and finance for future actuarial studies.
• Designed specifically for those seeking to enter the actuarial profession
• Students who perform well in the programme m...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students must complete a minimum of 60 ECTS credits of work over two semesters. Students select between 5 and 7 subjects from the list. Most subjects are made up of two or more modules and students must take all modules comprising their selected subj...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

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As a graduate of the Graduate Diploma Actuarial Science you can look forward to a career ranging from the traditional areas of insurance and pension consultancy to the rapidly expanding areas of investment and risk management...

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