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Actuarial and Financial Mathematics

Technical University of Kaiserslautern

24 months
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About

The two-year Master's programme in Actuarial and Financial Mathematics at Technical University of Kaiserslautern is a scientific-research-oriented programme that provides the theoretical foundations and skills necessary for a comprehensive understanding of large areas of the increasingly complex financial and actuarial markets. It also provides a link between mathematics and financial economics.

Overview

Actuarial and Financial Mathematics from Technical University of Kaiserslautern builds on the knowledge acquired in the Bachelor's degree programme in Business Mathematics (or the Bachelor's degree programme in Mathematics with Economics as minor subject) at TU Kaiserslautern. In addition to a well-founded basic mathematical education, the student is expected to have already acquired basic knowledge in theoretical and practical aspects of stochastics as well as an in-depth knowledge in probability theory.

Careers

Graduates will typically find employment in banks, insurance companies or management consultancies. Other attractive fields of employment include research and teaching in applied mathematics or economics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Actuarial and Financial Mathematics
  • Statistics and Computational Methods
  • Financial Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Curriculum vitae (description of the educational and perhaps professional history),
  • Evidence of sufficient knowledge of the English language: TOEFL of 550/213/80 points or IELTS (band 6), German high school diploma or proof that the courses and lectures at the former university were taught in English,
  • Certified copies of final certificates in German or English (university entrance certificate, Bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree certificate)*,
  • Academic transcript (list of all previous courses attended with exam results),
  • Brief description of the contents of all mathematical lectures attended at university,
  • at least two letters of recommendation,
  • Letter of motivation,
  • Chinese (except for Hong Kong), Vietnamese and Mongolian students must submit the APS certificate.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

At TUK you pay the so-called social contribution per semester of EUR 245,23.

Living costs for Kaiserslautern

630 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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