B.Sc.(Hons) Actuarial Science

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3 years
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Kuala Lumpur
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Full Time
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UCSI University
B.Sc.(Hons) Actuarial Science
MQA Reference No: A11179
  • Field of Study: Sciences
  • Specialization: Actuarial Science
  • Level: Degree
  • Conducted Entirely in Msia/Transfer: Fully Conducted in Malaysia
  • Intake: January, May, September,
  • Entry Requirement:
    Direct into Foundation:
    * SPM / O levels / equivalent min. 5 Credits incl. 2 Maths subjects; or
    * UEC with ave. Grade B in 3 best subjects incl. Maths; or
    * STPM with 1 principal pass (credits in 3 SPM subj. incl. 2 SPM Maths subj.)
    Direct into Year 1:
    * UCSI Foundation Programme - pass; or
    * STPM min. 2 principal passes in relevant subj. incl. Maths; or
    * A-Levels min. pass in 2 relevant subj. incl. Maths; or
    *UEC with ave. Grade B in 6 relevant subj. incl. Maths; or
    * SAM with ave. Grade B in 2 relevant subj. incl. Maths; or 
    * CPU with ave. 70% in 3 relevant subj. incl. Calculus; and Algebra & Geometry; or
    * Matriculation Certificate recognised by Ministry of Education; Malaysia
    * Diploma qualification in the relevant discipline & other relevant qualifications
  • English Requirements:
    * Distinction (A1 or A2) in SPM / UEC English; or
    * MUET Band 5; or
    * TOEFL score of 213 (Computer based) / 550 (Written based) / 79-80 (Internet based) ;or
    * IELTS Band 5.5
    * If English Language requirements are not fulfilled; additional English module(s) must be taken at UCSI University
  • Brief Description:
    Actuary is a discipline which provides expert advice and solutions for financial businesses or commercial problems that entail uncertain future outcomes.
    The UCSI University BSc. (Hons) Actuarial Science is a 3-year degree programme specially designed to provide the necessary academic training to equip students with theoretical foundation and best practices for the management of insurance business and or enterprise financial risk management.
    At the end of their studies students would also have acquired leadership, communications, problem-solving, critical thinking, entrepreneurial and managerial skills to prepare them for the challenging yet exciting world of actuarial science, where risks can be turned into opportunities.
    Career opportunities includes Actuarial Executives and Enterprise Risk Analysts. However, graduates may also seek employment as Bank Executives, Financial Analysts, Financial Planning Advisors or even as Administrators and Entrepreneurs.
    UCSI University is a leading institution of higher learning in Malaysia with campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Terengganu and Sarawak. It was accorded the University College status in 2003 and became UCSI University when it received University status in 2008.
  • Remarks:

    * Please refer to fee guide attached for details.
    * Misc Fee includes an additional of RM2,000 for student VISA renewal (est. RM1,000 per year)
    * First time payment: RM19,900.

    * Local student fee for the entire programme is approximately RM58,120.