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Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Actuarial Science

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This programme provides an intensive, professional-level, specialist education in actuarial science. Students performing well in the instructional component (PG Dip) can gain exemptions from professional examinations of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, which are internationally recognised. Following the instructional component, students progress to the MSc by successfully completing a three-month supervised project and dissertation/ report component.

Assessment:

To include examinations, presentations, coursework assignments and a final dissertation.

Different course options

Full time | Main Site - Highfield Campus | 9 months | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

9 months

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

Statistical Methods in Insurance
Accounting and Finance for Actuarial Science
Mathematical Finance
Economics
Survival Models
Actuarial Mathematics I
Probability and Mathematical Statistics
Financial Mathematics
Stochastic Processes
Actuarial Mathematics II

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,312

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,312

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in a relevant discipline which must include some quantitative training, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.

University information

The University of Southampton has a long history of tradition, prestige and success, having just celebrated 100 years of its Highfield Campus. A founding member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, the University is ranked in the Top 20 UK universities in the Complete University Guide, 2020 and is also a three-times winner of the Queen's Anniversary Prize. The University is spread across five campuses in Southampton,...more

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