MSc Actuarial Management

Programme Director: Prof Angus Macdonald 

Programme Code: F7AM-ACM

For further information about course choices consult:


Semester 1 Timetable                                                  Semester 2 Timetable

Compulsory Courses

Code Title Semester Lecturer Credits
F71CA Actuarial Risk Management 1 1 A. Stott 15
F71CB Actuarial Risk Management 2 2 A. Stott 15
F71MD MSc Dissertation 3 Various 60

Optional Courses

Code Title Semester Lecturer Credits
F71PC Pensions A 1 P. Ridges 15
F71LA Life Insurance 1 1 A. Sneddon 15
F71QR Quantitative Risk Analysis 1 G. Streftaris/M. Fahrenwaldt 15
F71DV Derivative Markets and Pricing 1 A. Wiese 15
C31FM Financial Markets 1 SoSS staff 15
F71PD Pensions B 2 P. Ridges 15
F71LB Life Insurance 2 2 A. Sneddon 15
F71TT Risk Management: Techniques and Tools 2 A. Cairns 15
F71AP Advanced Derivative Pricing 2 T. Johnson 15
C31FV Finance and Investment 2 SoSS staff 15

Students are free to choose three streams of optional courses. Optional courses are linked in pairs, one in each semester, and students must choose linked pairs. 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.