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Risk and Actuarial Studies

University of New South Wales

Ph.D. On Campus
48 months
Duration
37660 AUD/year
37660 AUD/year
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About

The aim of the Risk and Actuarial Studies at the University of New South Wales is to train you with the skills to identify, analyse and solve problems using original academic research in this field.

Overview

Rigorous coursework will be undertaken dealing with topics such as risk theory; multivariate models for risks, longevity risk management, economic and regulatory capital, and investment and asset liability modelling. This is followed by full-time research culminating in a doctoral thesis.

The programme

With the Risk and Actuarial Studies at the University of New South Wales you will be involved in research projects from an early stage and enjoy the interdisciplinary engagement with a high-quality cohort of research students across the whole Business School. There will also be exciting opportunities to develop your teaching portfolio.

Ultimately, your PhD thesis will showcase your research skills and contributions your research makes to knowledge by offering original insights into the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Actuarial Theory and Practice A
  • Actuarial Data and Analysis
  • Models for Risk Management
  •  Risk and Capital Management
  • Asset-Liability Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

144 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
96
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code: 00098G

  • The equivalent of a three-year undergraduate degree plus an equivalent postgraduate degree in a relevant discipline with an overall average grade of at least 75 (Distinction).

OR

  • The equivalent of multiple undergraduate degrees (e.g. a dual degree) with at least one in a relevant discipline and an overall average grade of at least 75 (Distinction).

OR

  • The equivalent of a four-year degree of Bachelor with first or upper second-class Honours in a relevant discipline.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37660 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 150640 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37660 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 150640 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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