The Actuarial Science track in the MSc Actuarial Science and Mathematical Finance provides you with an excellent grounding for your career as an actuary or risk manager. What makes this 1-year programme unique is that it incorporates all the latest international developments. Think of big data science and behavioural insurance and finance. Also, you will gain insight in up-to-date techniques and practices to kick-start your career. The Actuarial Science track is one of 2 tracks you can choose within this Master’s programme.
How much should we set aside for our retirement years? How should insurance companies determine the premiums of earthquake insurances? And how should complex financial products such as a credit default swap be priced? These are typical questions you will investigate during your year with us.
You will receive lectures and seminars by leading scholars in the field and by professionals who work in the industry, such as the director of the Dutch Central Bank. They will teach you the most advanced techniques, practices and insights of today.
Apart from the 6 general courses of the full programme, we offer you a selection of electives to choose from:
Examples of real-life business cases and company projects you will discuss:
|Credits||60 ECTS, 12 months|
|Language of instruction||English|