The Graduate Diploma in Actuarial Science provides graduates who have a bachelor’s degree including a strong mathematical component with a one-year degree that provides a pathway to a professional actuarial career.
The program is also open to graduates who have completed some Part I professional exams. Graduate Diploma graduates will be well placed to enter the actuarial profession. Students of the Graduate Diploma can apply to transfer to the Master of Actuarial Science if they wish to gain the additional benefits offered by the 2-year degree.
The Graduate Diploma in Actuarial Science is 8 subjects in duration, and will normally be completed in one year of full-time study or two years part-time.
Graduates of this program have found employment in the following roles:
- Actuary, Towers Watson Australia
- Graduate Consultant, Bain & Company
- Actuary, Territory Insurance Office
- Analyst – Strategic Change, National Australia Bank
International applications must be submitted by:
- Start Year (February) entry: 31 October
Students are advised to apply as early as possible to avoid visa delays.
Course code: GD-ACTSC