Actuarial Science

University College Dublin


Course Name Actuarial Science
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F034
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (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 MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee MSc Actuarial Science (F034) Full Time
EU - fee per year: €12,955
Non EU - fee per year: €22,505

***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.

Some students will have an opportunity of paid research placement during the summer term.
Entry Requirements

Expand+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 is required. Degrees i...


Expand+Professional Accreditation
The MSc 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 you may choose ...

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.
• Fully accredited by the Institute & Facu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Option
Fundamentals of Actuarial and Financial Mathematics I

Fundamentals of Actuarial and Financial Mathematics II

Prof & Classical Ethics

Actuarial Statistics I

Actuarial Mathematic...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
As a graduate of the MSc 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. Successful ...

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