Bond University

Bachelor of Actuarial Science

Bond University

This course will start online and continue on campus later. Read more

Course details

CRICOS course code: 083205M

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

The Bachelor of Actuarial Science is an innovative and immersive program that combines elements of economics, finance, statistics, data analytics and advanced mathematics to develop techniques for the management of risk and business decision making. The Bachelor of Actuarial Science is taught via smaller classes for personalised attention and unparalleled access to Bond University's Bond FinTech Hub and Bloomberg data-sourcing terminals. The program develops students’ skills in the challenge of crunching 'big data' numbers to create practical solutions for real-world problems. Employment opportunities include working as an investment analyst, portfolio manager, actuarial consultant, insurance actuary, superannuation actuary, risk analyst, big data analyst, liability manager and high-level manager. Successful completion of the program can lead to Part I qualification with the Actuaries Institute.

Key features

  • Learn in smaller classes
  • Unparalleled access to Bond Business School's two financial trading rooms and 40 Bloomberg data-sourcing terminals.
  • Access to the Business School’s formal mentor program where you will be supported by academic staff, senior students and alumni.
  • Recognised worldwide by the Society of Actuaries

Professional outcomes:

Accredited by the Actuaries Institute, this program serves as a pathway to the Bachelor of Actuarial Science (Honours), which provides all the university components of Part II (Actuary Program) Accreditation that means you could work as a highly sought after Actuaries Associate or Actuary in industries including Data Analytics, Marketing, Economics, Finance, Health, Insurance and more.

High graduate starting salaries and full employment rates reflect the growing demand for qualified analysts, with career opportunities predicted to increase substantially over the next five years.

Mode

On Campus and Remote

Due to current travel restrictions, this program will temporarily be delivered using a mixture of on-campus, remote and multi-modal classes to support and engage all students, from all parts of the world.

The September semester for this program will be delivered in a multi-modal format, with classes designed to support and engage all learners. Whether they’re on campus or abroad, all students will be able to access Bond’s exceptional and personalised learning experience through dynamic and interactive lectures, tutorials, seminars, workshops and lab sessions.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 63,120 Per Year Read moreStudents commencing study in 2022: 126,240
Start date: 12 September 2022
16 January 2023
15 May 2023
Duration: 2 years Read more6 semesters (2 years)
Study mode: Full time
Address

Bond University

14 University Drive (Off Cottesloe Drive)
Gold Coast Queensland 4226
Australia

Entry criteria

Entry requirements vary from country to country. Students are required to complete international academic qualification equivalent to Australia.

IELTS score Overall 6.5 with no sub score less than 6.0; TOEFL iBT - 79; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) - 58; Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) - 176 (No sub score less than 169).

Please refer to the relevant English language requirements on the Bond University webpage.

Address

Bond University
14 University Drive (Off Cottesloe Drive)
Gold Coast Queensland 4226
Australia