If you want to start your career with a year's work experience in hand, then you should consider this course. It combines the rigorous studies of the BSc (Hons) Actuarial Science with a year-long work placement in level 4. The work placement gives you experience of working in an organisation such as a life insurance company, a pension consultancy, an investment management firm or a bank.
The Diploma in Industrial Training is gained through successful completion of this work placement. The work placement helps you to develop specific work-related skills, giving you the opportunity to apply and build upon the theory you learn in your studies. It allows you to take on real responsibilities, enhance your interpersonal skills through teamwork and communication and experience workplace culture.
2024 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 Highers at AAAB including Maths at A plus English at National 5.
Widening access entry: 4 Highers at ABBC including Maths at A plus English at National 5.
For entry to year 2 you would require 3 Advanced Highers at AAB including Maths at A plus Highers at AAAB.
School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics