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BSc Actuarial Science

Catalog id : 56411
 Course Level
Bachelors / UG
Full Time

3 Years
 Start month

 Tuition fee

9250 EUR
2006 EUR
2006 EUR

Application fee

International 0 EUR
National 0 EUR
Faculty of Economics and Business
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)6.5
TOEFL-IBT (min)90
SAT (avg)570

World University Ranking

About this course

Actuarial Science offers an academic Bachelor’s programme for the actuarial profession. In principle, students must opt for Actuarial Science at the start of their third year of study. It is even possible to put together a study package that not only prepares for the Master’s programmes in Actuarial Science and Mathematical Finance, but also for the Master’s programmes in Econometrics or Operational Research.

The focus in the Bachelor’s programme in Actuarial Science is on mathematical modelling of insurance: life insurance, non-life-insurance and pension insurance. 


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Eligibility Criteria

The following factors are taken into consideration while admitting applicants into this programme.

  • Student profile
  • Previous education
  • English language proficiency
  • Mathematics Entrance Test
  • Interview

Further details can be found at: http://www.uva.nl/en/education/bachelor-s/bachelor-s-programmes/bachelor-s-programmes/bachelor-s-programmes/content/folder/actuarial-science/application-and-admission/international-prior-education/1.-check-the-entry-requirements/entry-requirements.html

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Course Modules

The first year of study of the quantitative economics programme in Actuarial Science provides a general introduction to the subjects of mathematics, information science, probability and statistics, and economics. It also enables students to familiarise themselves with the specialisations of Actuarial Science, Econometrics, and Operational Research and Management. The first two years of study are identical to those for the Bachelor’s programmes in Econometrics and Operational Research. 

More information on the curriculum can be found at: http://www.uva.nl/en/education/bachelor-s/bachelor-s-programmes/bachelor-s-programmes/bachelor-s-programmes/content/folder/actuarial-science/curriculum/curriculum.html

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How to Apply

Application Steps

  • Check the entry requirements
  • Register in Studielink
  • Complete your application
  • Pay the tuition fee (after admission)

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