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Bachelor of Actuarial Studies
Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

  • ID:ANU610003
  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements


International Baccalaureate:35

Applicants who complete a recognised secondary/senior secondary/post-secondary/tertiary sequence of study will be assessed on the basis of an equivalent selection rank that is calculated upon application.


ACT:  Specialist Mathematics (Major/Minor) (160+)/Specialist Methods(Major/Minor) (160+), NSW: Mathematics Extension 1 (Band E3) or equivelant

English requirements

  • Academic IELTS and IELTS Indicator:  An overall score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component of the test.

  • TOEFL - internet based test : An overall score of 80, with a minimum of 20 in Reading and Writing and 18 in Speaking and Listening.

  • PTE Academic:  An overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 55 in each of the communicative skills.

  • TOEFL - paper based test: A score of 570 with a TWE* score of 4.5.

  • Cambridge CAE Advanced (Post 2015):  An overall score of 176 with a minimum of 169 in all sub-skills.

Course Information

Are you a maths whiz who wants stimulating work, limitless potential and an ever growing salary? This is the esteemed degree that will make you a thought leader in a wide variety of areas. With an ANU Bachelor of Actuarial Studies you can excel in your career literally anywhere in the world.

Risk is all around us - in investment markets, on the roads, from our health and the climate. This degree will teach you how to apply your mathematical talent in understanding, measuring and managing these risks.

Graduates will apply mathematical, statistical, financial, economic and other skills to untangle the most complex and difficult problems facing the commercial world.


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Study Options

Year 1: 48 units,

  •  ECON1101Microeconomics 16 units,

  •  FINM1001Foundations of Finance6 units,

  • BUSN1001Business Reporting and Analysis6 units,

  •  STAT1008Quantitative Research Methods6 units

  • ECON1102Macroeconomics 16 units

  • FINM2001Corporate Finance6 units

  • MATH1113Mathematical Foundations for Actuarial Studies6 units,

  • Elective Course

Year 2: 48 units,

  • STAT2013Introductory Mathematical Statistics for Actuarial Studies6 units,

  • STAT2014Regression Modelling for Actuarial Studies6 units,

  • STAT2032Financial Mathematics6 units,

  • FINM2002Derivatives6 units

  • STAT2005Introduction to Stochastic Processes6 units

  •  STAT3037Life Contingencies6 units

  •  ECON2102Macroeconomics 26 units

  • FINM2003Investments6 units

Year 3: 48 units,

  • STAT3057Risk Modelling 16 units

  •  STAT3032Survival Models6 units

  • FINM3003Continuous Time Finance6 units,

Elective Course

  •  STAT3058Risk Modelling 26 units

  • STAT3038Actuarial Techniques6 units,

  • Elective Course6 units,

  • Elective Course6 units


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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

ANU ranks among the world's very finest universities. Our nearly 100,000 alumni include political, business, government, and academic leaders around the world.

We have graduated remarkable people from every part of our continent, our region and all walks of life.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 609 $ per year

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