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This 3.5-year programme trains students towards the actuarial profession, which is the analytical backbone of our society’s financial security systems. This profession is heavily represented in the financial services sector, including insurance companies, commercial banks, investment firms, and pension fund agencies.

With us, you will be cultivating the following skills:

Plan and design procedures for solving problems in mathematics, statistics, and actuarial science using appropriate methods.

Devise practical measures for managing risks in the context of insurance and finance, in accordance with the objectives and professional ethics of actuaries.

Use statistical softwares and programming languages to perform sophisticated calculations, statistical analysis, and make inferences and predictions.

Master social intelligence, and communicate in English effectively.

Program structure

This section shows the program structure for students who choose to spend the entire 3.5 years at Mahidol University. Details on obtaining the dual degree can be found on the Curtin University webpage.

Students enrolling in 2023 and later require at least 120 credits to graduate with a BSc Actuarial Science degree from Mahidol University. The credit structure is as follows:

Students need to complete 30 credits of general education courses. Minimum credits for each of the following categories are also required.

Category Minimum credit requirements
Social Sciences and Humanities 2
Languages 2
Science and Mathematics 2

Students need to complete 84 credits of specific courses. Minimum credits for each of the following categories are also required.

CategoryMinimum credit requirements
Core courses43
Specific courses35
Major elective courses2

Students need to complete 6 credits of free elective courses.

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