MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
One must have:
DURATION OF STUDY
Four (4) Academic Years
GOAL OF THE PROGRAMME
Actuarial Science is a discipline that applies Mathematical and Statistical methods to assess risks in insurance, finance and other industries and professions. The course is designed to provide broad training in the basic mathematics underlying the operations of private and social insurance and employee benefit plans.
Students who complete their undergraduate education in Actuarial Science at a satisfactory level may pursue graduate studies such as a Master of Science in Actuarial science, Finance, Statistics etc and may progress to doctoral program in any of these fields.
Students may also register in one Actuarial body or society and pursue the Actuarial exams e.g. one by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA: UK) and the Society of Actuaries (SOA: USA)
COMMON CAREERS FOR GRADUATES ARE:
Banking, Insurance, Multinationals with risk departments, Universities, Research institution, Government, Investment firms, one can also pursue entrepreneurship and offer actuarial services.