Should a heavy smoker pay more for health insurance than a non-smoker? What about people with genetic diseases – should they pay more? Actuaries estimate complex financial risks regarding financial and economic crises, fire or earthquake damage, population ageing, mortality etc. So, are you good with figures and complex issues? If so, Actuarial Science is definitely the programme for you, and Amsterdam is definitely the city for you!
Actuarial Science cannot be studied part-time.
If you're interested in learning more about this programme, you can watch the video presentation by programme director dr. Maurice Koster and student Stine Helmke. The content of the video is similar to the story told during the UvA Bachelor's day.
The VSAE student association supports students in Actuarial Science and Econometrics and Operations Research during their studies and has many resources for international students settle. Read more about VSAE at 'Meet the people'.
|Degree programme||BSc Actuarial Science|
|Credits||180 ECTS, 36 months|
|Language of instruction||English|