Course Description

The Actuarial Studies program serves as a foundation for students who wish to enter the actuarial profession. Students must achieve the required academic standard in their Actuarial Studies courses to gain exemption from the Foundation Program of the Actuaries Institute professional examinations, the Core Principles courses of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (UK) professional examinations, and the Validation by Educational Experience (VEE) credit for the Society of Actuaries (USA) and Casualty Actuarial Society (USA). Students (esp. Actuarial Studies (Co-op) students and dual degree students) may also be eligible to gain exemption from the university accreditation components of the Associate Program of the Actuaries Institute professional examinations.



Duration

3 years full time,

Starting dates

February, September

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 45.2% (national average 57.5%)
Improved skills: 75.1% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 74.0% (national average 78.3%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their undergraduate degree from University of New South Wales (UNSW). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Business & Management undergraduate courses at University of New South Wales (UNSW) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 84.1% (national average 74.8%)
Studying full time: 8.0% (national average 11.4%)
Median full time salary: $58,000 (national average $55,000)

You can find out more about employment outcome results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 077428B
University of New South Wales (UNSW) Code: 3586

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