MSc Actuarial Management with Data Science

Programme Director: Prof Angus Macdonald 

Programme Code: F7DM-AMD

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Semester 1 Timetable                                                  Semester 2 Timetable

Programme Structure

Semester 1 (Mandatory)Semester 2 (Mandatory)
F71CA Actuarial Risk Management 1F71CB Actuarial Risk Management 2
F71RA Machine Learning for Risk and Insurance 1 F71RB Machine Learning for Risk and Insurance 2
Semester 1 (Optional – Choose 3*)Semester 2 (Optional – Choose 3*)
F71PC Pensions A F71PD Pensions B
F71LA Life Insurance 1 F71LB Life Insurance 2
F71QR Quantitative Risk Analysis F71TT Risk Management: Techniques and Tools
F71DV Derivative Markets and PricingF71AP Advanced Derivative Pricing
C31FM Financial Markets C31FV Finance and Investment

Semester 3:  F71SD MSc Dissertation (60 Credits)

*Students must take the four mandatory courses (F71CA/CB and F71RA/F71RB) and two pairs of optional courses from F71PC/PD, F71LA/LB, C31FM/FV, F71DV/AP and F71QR/TT totalling 120 credits. Each linked pair of optional courses corresponds to one ST subject of the examinations of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, and may be examined synoptically at the end of Semester 2.