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Actuarial Science and Insurance Analytics

12 months
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40147 USD/year
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About

Actuarial Science and Insurance Analytics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong is a full-time master’s programme designed to nurture high-calibre actuaries to meet Asia’s growing demand.  

Overview

Actuarial Science and Insurance Analytics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong will help you develop adaptable skills for a variety of actuarial or analytical roles, be it in insurance companies, banks, financial institutions, or InsurTech start-ups. You will also be primed for associate-level professional examinations administered by the Society of Actuaries (US), thus enabling you to practise your profession across the world.

Students at Actuarial Science and Insurance Analytics from The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • study under a syllabus approved by the International Actuarial Association
  • gain regional insights into the insurance markets of Hong Kong and mainland China.
  • learn from locally and internationally qualified teachers and have opportunities to partake in fellowships in Hong Kong (with the Hong Kong Actuarial Society), Singapore, the US and the UK. 
  • be trained to the highest standards stipulated by leading actuarial bodies and can obtain globally recognised professional qualifications upon graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economics for Actuaries

  • Accounting and Corporate Finance

  • Probability with Applications in Finance and Insurance

  • Financial Mathematics for Actuaries

  • Statistics for Risk Modelling

  • Actuarial Mathematics for Long-Term Insurance

  • Actuarial Mathematics for Short-Term Insurance

  • Derivatives for Actuaries

  • Data Science for Insurance Analytics

  • Statistical Modelling for Insurance Analytics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application will be processed on a rolling basis until all places have been filled. 

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree with second class honours or B grade or above from a recognised university;
  • TOEFL/IELTS score is needed if you are not from an English-medium university;Minimum score requirement:TOEFL: 79 / IELTS: 6.5;
  • GMAT/GRE scores and work experience are NOT required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40147 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 40147 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    40147 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40147 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$315,000

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /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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