• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

This Actuarial Science programme at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University covers a series of modules of Core Principles from the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries UK, and has acquired several exemptions from various international actuarial societies, e.g, SoA.

On completion, you will be a multi-faceted and highly employable graduate. With the skills acquired, you will be highly valued in the insurance industry, as well as many other fields that call for an advanced mathematics degree and problem-solving ability.

Career

Your career opportunities and fields you will likely enter in the future include:

  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Consulting
  • Demography
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Environmental Finance
  • Health and Retirement
  • Investments and Fund Management
  • Pension
  • Predictive Analytics and Data Science
  • Pricing
  • Reinsurance
  • Social Insurance
  • Valuation
  • Wealth Management and Financial Planning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • For Mainland China applicants: 30 June
      • For international applicants and applicants from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan: 15 July
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Three or four years

  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Theory of Interest
  • Foundations of Financial Computing
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Life Insurance Mathematics 
  • Statistical Distribution Theory
  • Mathematical Risk Theory

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    62

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    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.

General Requirements

We welcome applications from high-quality candidates in all subjects with appropriate high school or equivalent qualifications. Students will normally be expected to have a high standing in their high school performance with a minimum ‘B’ average in all subjects as well as relevant subjects.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11020 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    11020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11020 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

RMB 88,000 per academic year

Living costs for Suzhou

  • 3000 - 5500 CNY/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.

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