Dr. Khun Ying Kalaya Sophonpanich, Deputy Minister of Education, presided over the ceremony in which the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) awarded accreditation to Mahidol University’s undergraduate program in Actuarial Science on November 8, 2019, between 8.30 – 13.30 at Satang Mongkolsuk Hall, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University.
The B.Sc. Programme in Actuarial Science (International Programme) of the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, having received accreditation from IFoA, UK, is currently the only academic programme in Thailand that has been awarded such accreditation. The students who study in the programme may have waived four IFoA examinations on their path to acheive Fellowship:
- CS1 Actuarial Statistics,
- CM1 Actuarial Mathematics,
- CB1 Business Finance, and
- CB2 Business Economy.