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Coursework

Master of Commerce (Actuarial Science)

    • CRICOS Code: 089805E

    Course overview

    • 18 months full time / 3 years part time
    • Parkville campus located in the heart of Melbourne city
    • Available to domestic and international students.
    • Start Year Intake - March

    Overview

    What is it about?

    Melbourne Business School's Master of Commerce (Actuarial Science) is for students who hold an actuarial degree and wish to pursue their actuarial training further. With a broad grounding in quantitative techniques in insurance and financial risk modelling, graduates of this program will be well positioned to pursue a professional career in the actuarial domain and related fields. It focuses on actuarial theory and practice, specialising in quantitative techniques for insurance, superannuation and financial risk modelling. The program has a ‘practice’ pathway, which focuses on advanced professional training, and a ‘research’ pathway, which prepares students for the PhD in Actuarial Studies.

    Who is it for?

    The Master of Commerce (Actuarial Science) is designed to provide business/commerce graduates who already have an actuarial major with further advanced studies in actuarial science. If you do not have an actuarial major, please refer to the Master of Actuarial Science.

    Professional Accreditation

    Graduates of the degree who have performed at a sufficiently high level will have gained the knowledge to complete the associateship of the Actuaries Institute and may gain exemptions from almost all of its requirements.

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