Actuarial Studies at University of Melbourne has been designated a Centre of Actuarial Excellence (CAE) by the US Society of Actuaries (SOA).
Generous scholarships (full fee waivers and a stipend of AUD$30,000 per year) are available for high-performing applicants through the University of Melbourne.
Top-up funding of AUD $10,000 available for research, experiments and conferences during the research phase of the Actuarial Studies from University of Melbourne.
Where will this take me?The Melbourne Business School Doctoral program prepares graduates for research and teaching careers at top-ranked educational institutions and for careers where world-class research and advanced analytical skills are necessary.
The Centre can offer PhD supervision in several areas, including:
- Risk theory
- Investment models
- Survival analysis
- Financial mathematics
- Derivative pricing
- Applied probability
- 36 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesFinance Statistics Risk Management View 3 other PhDs in Risk Management in Australia
- CRICOS Code: 056955G
In order to be considered for entry, you must have completed:
- a four-year bachelor degree in a relevant discipline which includes a substantial research component equivalent to at least 25% of one year of full-time study and have achieved a minimum weighted average of 75% in the final year subjects or (University of Melbourne) equivalent, or
- a masters degree in a relevant discipline which includes a substantial research component equivalent to at least 25% of one year of full-time study and achieved a minimum weighted average of 75% or (University of Melbourne) equivalent, or
- a qualification and professional experience considered to be equivalent.
International50893 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 152681 AUD for the full programme during 36 months.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 AUD for the full programme during 36 months.
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