Actuarial Science, Master | University of Waterloo | Waterloo, Canada
18 months
15392 AUD/year
4508 AUD/year
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Waterloo has built an entrepreneurial ecosystem that propels students to transform and disrupt the status quo. We offer a master degree in Actuarial Science at University of Waterloo. 


We offer our graduate students opportunities to engage in experiential learning and connect with industry to support them in inquiry and impact-driven research. 

Key Features 

  • We have a wide range of professional and online programs that, alongside our research programs, support our students in the creation of personal, economic, and societal value.
  • Our graduate students in the Actuarial Science program from University of Waterloo are shaping nutrition policy, building tools for clean energy storage, and using climate change risk to reimagine investment policy and practice. They are engaging in world-changing, perspective-altering, life-improving research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Actuarial Science
  • Biostatistics
  • Finance (master's level only)
  • Scientific and Statistical Computing
  • Statistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year honour’s Bachelor’s degree with an overall 83% average from a Canadian university (or its equivalent).
  • An interview and diagnostic test may be required.
  • Three academic or professional references.
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25, speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15392 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7696 AUD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4508 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2254 AUD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Waterloo

810 - 1447 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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