Bachelor of Science (Hons) Actuarial Studies

About the Course

Actuarial Studies is the extensive study of mathematics, probability, statistics, finance and economics. The programme transforms students into skilled analytical problem solvers who are trained to calculate and manage financial risk for businesses.

Beyond providing a comprehensive programme, we further enrich the educational experience through various learning opportunities to help students get the most out of their studies.

UoD Modules

Year 1
Mathematics of Finance
Mathematics Statistics
Insurance Practices and Takaful
Macroeconomics
Fundamentals of Linear Algebra
Introduction to Accounting
Introduction to Finance
Microeconomics

Year 2
Globalisation and Economics Sustainability
Enterprise Risk Management
Advanced Calculus
Actuarial Mathematics
Calculus
Corporate Finance
Life Contingencies I
Elective I

Year 3
Business Ethics and Values
Financial Economics
Insurance Regulations and Corporate Law
Life Contingencies II
Personal Financial Planning
Life Insurance and Pension Funds
Programming
Stochastic Processes
Project
Internship Placement (Short Internship)
Elective I
Elective II

Electives
Business Ethics and Values
Financial Economics
Insurance Regulations and Corporate Law
Life Contingencies II
Life Insurance and Pension Funds
Programming
Stochastic Processes

MPU Subjects

Credit Subject Name Remark
1 HubunganEtnik* Must do 2
Tamadun Islam danTamadun Asia (TITAS)
BahasaMelayuKomunikasi 3
Pengajian Malaysia 3
2 Bahasa Kebangsaan A
Leadership and Life Skills
Leadership in Business
3 Comparative Ethics for Malaysia Choose 1
Malaysian Constitution
Issues of the Social Media on Malaysian Society
Career Pathways in the field of Behavioral Sciences in Malaysia
4 Co-Curriculum – Sports 2 Choose 1
Co-Curriculum – Community Service 2
Co-Curriculum – Event Management

Notes :
* For Local Students
** For International Students
*** Local students without credit for SPM’s Bahasa Melayu must do┬áPengajian Malaysia 3

Data Compulsory Subjects

Credit Subject Name
1 Reflective Practice
Listening, Reading & Writing Skills
2 Preparation for Career Management : Internship Programme
Industrial Training : Part 1
Industrial Training : Part 2