Science

Actuarial Studies/Advanced Mathematics (Honours)

98.00Guaranteed Entry Score 2018
97.50 ATAR 2017
5.0YEARS
KENSINGTON CAMPUS
MAP
INTAKE S1 & S2
ATTENDANCE PT or FT
MODE Classroom

Would you like an exclusive career that is highly paid and in high demand?

If you are interested in mathematics and statistics and would like enhance your employment prospects in the finance or insurance industry, then the five-year combined degree Actuarial Studies/Advanced Mathematics could be for you. Mathematics, statistics and computing skills are an essential part of advanced financial and actuarial modelling, making the Advanced Mathematics degree a natural complement to Actuarial Studies.

The Advanced Mathematics degree involves advanced coursework with an Honours-level research project in one of the available plans. UNSW offers mathematics students advanced facilities combined with innovative teaching. This program has been designed to cater for the specific abilities and interests of talented students with a superior ATAR.

Actuaries and trainee actuaries are sought after by insurance companies, fund managers, banks and actuarial consulting firms.

Assumed & recommended knowledge:  
Assumed knowledge:  HSC Extension 1
Recommended knowledge:  HSC Extension 2

Program Code: 

3589

UAC Code: 

424350

CRICOS Code: 

088858M

Award Level: 

  • Bachelor Degree

Award: 

Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)(Honours), Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

Minimum Units Of Credit for Award: 

240
Bachelor of Science (Advanced Mathematics)
The Advanced Mathematics program is aimed at high achieving students who wish to specialise in mathematics as a basis for the increasing range of quantitative careers in areas such as finance, environmental modelling and research.