BSc (Hons) Actuarial Mathematics

Duration: 3 years

Course details

This popular degree programme teaches students skills and knowledge that are highly desirable in the industry and offers graduates great employment prospects. The programme is designed primarily for those who wish to work in quantitative finance or banking after graduation.


Year 1

  • Calculus I

  • IIntroduction to Linear Algebra

  • Financial Accounting

  • Principles of Microeconomics

  • Introduction to Statistics

  • Introductory Finance

  • Principles of Macroeconomics

Year 2

  • Financial Mathematics

  • Statistical Theory and Methods

  • Life Insurance Mathematics

  • Financial Reporting and Finance

Year 3

  • Applied Probability

  • Mathematical Risk Theory

  • Statistical Methods in Actuarial Science

  • Life Insurance Mathematics

  • Actuarial Models

Entry requirements

  • A level : AAB
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Irish leaving Certificate

Career possibilities

From actuary to airline pilot, from marketing to medical statistics, a mathematically-based degree opens up a wide range of career opportunities, including some of the most lucrative professions. Typical types of work our graduates have gone on to include: actuarial trainee analyst in the audit practice graduate management trainee risk analyst trainee chartered accountant graduate business programme. Employers value mathematicians’ high level of numeracy and problem solving skills.

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