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The BSc (Hons) Actuarial Science programme equips our students with the knowledge required to embark in a career in the fields of actuarial practice or science.
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How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|A level||AAA||Essential Subject: Mathematics (or equivalent) at grade A is essential.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD||We consider a range of BTEC qualifications equivalent to 3 A Levels, or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications. A Level in Mathematics (or equivalent qualification) at grade A is essential. We may also consider relevant units in your BTEC as A Level Mathematics equivalent.|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 39 credits M: 6 credits||Pass Access to HE Diploma with 39 credits at Distinction including Maths-related units and 6 at Merit or higher.|
|Scottish Higher||AAAAA||Only acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Advanced Highers.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AA||Acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Highers. Advanced Higher in Mathematics at grade A is essential.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||With 6 in Higher Level Mathematics.|
|Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)||A||We will consider this qualification alongside or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications, as equivalent to one A Level.|
|Extended Project||B||We recognise the value of this qualification and for this programme you will be eligible for a reduced offer of one grade below the typical offer, where an EPQ is taken alongside 3 A Levels or equivalent and you achieve a mark of grade B or higher|
|Cambridge International Pre-U Certificate - Principal||D3, D3, D3||Cambridge Pre-U Mathematics at grade D3 is essential.|
|OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma||DDD||We consider a range of OCR qualifications equivalent to 3 A Levels, or in combination with A Levels or other qualifications. A Level in Mathematics (or equivalent qualification) at grade A is essential. We may also consider relevant units in your OCR Cambridge Technical as A Level equivalent.|
We consider a wide range of qualifications for entry. If your qualification or combination of qualifications is not listed here please visit our website for further information: https://www.york.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/applying/entry/ Although we do not typically hold interviews for this course, mature candidates and those with special circumstances and/or qualifications may be invited to attend an interview.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
Undergraduate English Language requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|