Course Overview - Actuarial Science


Study the art of risk: measuring it, assessing it, managing it, mitigating it – and sometimes profiting from it. 
Crossing the road, making a cup of tea, flying on holiday, starting a new business: nearly everything in life encompasses an element of risk. And to an Actuary, risk is everything. If you’re strong on mathematics and have an interest in business and economics, are fascinated by world events and not afraid to take an educated gamble, a career in this small but growing (and pretty lucrative) profession could be ideal. 

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Course Information

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3 Years

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University of East Anglia
United Kingdom

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Points of Entry

Year 1

Entry Requirements

A level


including Mathematics Grade A. Science A-levels must include a pass in the practical element. Critical Thinking and General Studies are not accepted.

UCAS Tariff

Scottish Higher


Only accepted in combination with Scottish Advanced Higher grade B in Mathematics or A-Level Grade A.

Access to HE Diploma


including 12 Level 3 credits in Mathematics at Distinction.

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme


including Higher Level 6 in Mathematics (Applications and Interpretation or Analysis and Approaches).

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)


in IT, Engineering, Business or a Science based subject alongside grade A A-Level Mathematics. Excludes BTEC Public Services, BTEC Uniformed Services and BTEC Business Administration. Please see UEA website for further information on accepted combinations.

Scottish Advanced Higher


including Mathematics Grade B.

Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal

Principal subjects and A-level combinations are considered - please contact us.

T Level

Obtain an overall Pass including an A in the core of the T Level and a Distinction in the Occupational Specialism. Acceptable subjects are: Science.

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Fees and funding

England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Channel Islands £9,250
International £20,600

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