BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (HONS) ACTUARIAL STUDIES

KPT/JPS(N/462/6/0010)(MQA/PA7557)12/20
INTAKES : MARCH, AUGUST, OCTOBER
 
Actuarial Studies is the extensive study of mathematics, probability, statistics, finance and economics. Offered by Taylor’s Business School (TBS), the programme transforms students into skilled analytical problem solvers who are trained to calculate and manage financial risk for businesses.

Beyond providing a comprehensive programme, we further enrich the educational experience through various learning opportunities to help students get the most out of their studies.
 
3-YEAR PROGRAMME & 4-YEAR PROGRAMME

Designed to Suit Different Needs
The programme offers flexibility and allows students to choose how they wish to maximise their time at Taylor’s Business School. These options include:
A Semester Abroad
  • Students have the choice to complete a semester abroad in their second year. Credits gained during this semester will be recognised by Taylor’s University.

Short Internship
  • Offered in the final year of the 3-year programme, students have the opportunity to apply classroom lessons and gain industry experience from top companies.

Long Internship
  • Offered in the third year of the 4-year programme, students have the opportunity to broaden their knowledge and gain industry exposure that will help them excel in their final year of studies.

Flexible Learning
  • Students also have the option to transfer to another Taylor’s Business School programme during their course. Credits gained during their enrolment in Actuarial Studies will be credited to their new programme. Students have an option to take electives from other business programmes as well.
 
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PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
 
3-YEAR PROGRAMMES   4-YEAR PROGRAMMES
Year 1
Mathematics of Finance
Mathematics Statistics
Insurance Practices and Takaful
Macroeconomics
Fundamentals of Linear Algebra
Introduction to Accounting
Introduction to Finance
Microeconomics
MPU 1(a)
MPU 1(b)
Year 2
Globalisation and Economics Sustainability
Enterprise Risk Management
Advanced Calculus
Actuarial Mathematics
Calculus
Corporate Finance
Life Contingencies I
MPU 2
MPU 3
MPU 4
1 Elective
Year 3   Year 3
Business Ethics and Values
Financial Economics
Insurance Regulations and Corporate Law
Life Contingencies II
Personal Financial Planning
Life Insurance and Pension Funds
Programming
Stochastic Processes
Project
Internship Placement (Short Internship)
2 Electives
  Internship Placement (Long Internship)
  Year 4
  Business Ethics and Values
Financial Economics
Insurance Regulations and Corporate Law
Life Contingencies II
Life Insurance and Pension Funds
Programming
Stochastic Processes
Project
2 Electives
 
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