• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Learn to balance financial success by understanding and evaluating the risks that exist in the financial and insurance world with this Actuarial Science program at Laurentian University.

About

Gain extensive knowledge in the field of mathematics, statistics, and finance, to help businesses predict and manage uncertain future events and their associated financial impact with the Actuarial Science program at Laurentian University.

Learn to provide a valuable service by promoting financial security and stability for insurance companies, pension plans, government agencies, and other entities as well.

Key Features

  • As a graduate, enter a rewarding, fast-growing industry with specialized skills
  • Address the challenges and ever-changing financial and insurance markets, armed with specific knowledge to help you succeed

Career

Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to:

  • Actuary
  • Actuarial (Financial, Insurance, Pension) Consultant
  • Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst
  • Insurance Underwriter

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Understanding and Using Financial Information
  • Introductory Accounting 
  • Introduction to Microeconomics
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • Financial Management
  • Calculus 
  •  Discrete Mathematics 

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Official high school transcripts. If documents are in your native language, please provide a notarized and officially translated copy in either English or French
  • Official high school diploma. If documents are in your native language, please provide a notarized and officially translated copy in either English or French
  • Proof of language skill:English for English language programs or French for French language programs
  • Applicants must meet both language requirements for bilingual programs
  • A resume or CV specifying current education and work experience 
  • A copy of a valid passport (both sides)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25960 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25960 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    6000 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6000 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Greater Sudbury

  • 1015 - 1620 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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