Why Study Here

Why Study Here

The School of Mathematical Sciences offers a stimulating environment for those captivated by the beauty and practical applications of Mathematics. We recognize Mathematics as a crucial language for innovation, invention, and idea generation. Our programs open doors to diverse careers in fields such as actuarial science, insurance, and data science. Recognized by international professional bodies, our BSc (Hons) in Actuarial Studies and Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Statistical Data Modelling provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in their chosen professions. With a dedicated team of academics and support staff, we ensure our students receive guidance throughout their degree journey and become well-prepared, employable graduates.

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International Recognition by Professional Bodies

Recognised by international Professional Actuarial Bodies

  • The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK
  • Society of Actuaries, US
  • Casualty Actuarial Society, USA

Professional Paper Exemptions

Opportunity to obtain exemptions from

  • IFoA (6 papers)
  • SOA (all 3 VEE credits)

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Statistical Data Modelling

  • Eligible for 2 SAS Joint Certificates – Improved credibility and increased marketability
  • Students are on their way to obtain the globally recognised SAS Certified Data Scientist certification.
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Professional Development Roadmap

Our professional development roadmap ensures that students gain real-world skills and competencies through a variety of Preparatory Workshops, Seminars and Training, shaping employment-ready graduates.

Actuarial Practice Course conducted by our highly qualified in-house actuary who understand the needs of the industry. Through our Centre for Actuarial and Analytics Research, students gain practical experiences doing Industrial Consultancy Projects (ICP) from various industries.

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Study Abroad Opportunities

  • London School of Economics 3 weeks summer school
  • 1+2 transfer options to
    • University of Kent
    • University of East Anglia
    • Macquarie University