University of Kent

Degree level: Undergraduate

Actuarial Science with a year in Industry

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Course summary

If you’re strong on mathematics, enjoy problem-solving and have an interest in financial decision making, a career as an Actuary could be for you. Our Actuarial Science with a Year in Industry degree enables you to gain paid industry experience in addition to being taught by our internationally renowned professionals to ensure you are fully prepared for your future career. Our specialist course combines the in-house expertise of our professionally qualified actuaries and internationally renowned statisticians to ensure you are fully prepared for your future career. You’ll be encouraged to fulfil your potential whilst studying in our friendly and dynamic school based in the multi-award-winning Sibson Building. Why study Actuarial Science at Kent:

  • This degree is fully accredited by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA)
  • The School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science (SMSAS) at Kent has a thriving student culture
  • As a SMSAS student you benefit from free membership of the Kent Maths Society and Invicta Actuarial Society
  • You could be employed as a Student Ambassador, earning money while you study by inspiring the next generation of mathematicians
  • You will have access to support and guidance throughout your studies
Course details If you successfully secure a placement, you will spend a year working between your second and final year. Our Placements Team will support you throughout the process. For more information, please visit our website.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
N324
Institution code:
K24
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Direct entry into Year 2 of this programme is considered on a case by case basis.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


English language requirements

Applicants should have grade C or 4 in English Language GCSE or a suitable equivalent level qualification.

Please visit our website for further information:

https://www.kent.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/how-to-apply/english-language-requirements.html


Unistats information

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100%
Student satisfaction
60%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
80%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

All fees for 2023/24 are to be confirmed. Please see the programme page at www.kent.ac.uk for further information on fees and funding options.
Actuarial Science with a year in Industry at University of Kent - UCAS