About this study area
How can individuals, organisations and governments plan for the future? Studying Actuarial Science gives you the skills to evaluate and manage the financial risks which could include illness, disability and death, the effects of natural disasters such as cyclones and earthquakes, and major economic or social change.
Actuarial studies gives you a firm grounding in the traditional actuarial skill set of mathematics, statistics, demography, finance, analytics and economics. Actuarial studies gives you the skill set to solve big picture problems for a range of organisations including life, general and health insurance companies; banks and other financial institutions; superannuation funds; and governments.