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    What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    hello sir/madam
    What is the basic qualification for actuarial science? What is the syllabus for acturial science?
    thank you in advance





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    sanyogita
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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    FOR graduation degree in actuarial science you must have maths at your 12th level and for masters you should have done graduation in statistics or mathematics. The syllabus includes advanced statistics, and mathematics.




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    sagar R.kachhadiya
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    The Actuarial Society of India and Institute of Actuaries.
    eligibility

    you should have passed 10+2(HSC) or equivalent with at least 85% in Mathematics/ Statistics
    Graduates or Post Graduate with not less than 55% marks in Mathematical subjects
    Admission will be on the basis of the merit scored in the institute’s entrance exam. Actuarial Science Entrance Exam Admission IGNOU and Institute of Actuaries of India - May Examination are some of the entrance exams.

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    hello !!!!
    i have got 84 marks in maths in 12th standard and currently doing maths (hons) from du.kindly tell me if i am eliigible for this exam

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    To become a student member of actuarial society of India should have passed 10+2 with 85% in maths/ statistics
    or
    Post graduation in maths , statistics, economics , computer science, engineering or MBA (finance) Total marks aggregate should not be less than 55%.
    an entrance test and 15 subjects prescribed should be cleared to qualify for the certificate in Actuarial techniques (CAT)

    Examination is carried out every year May and november
    Centre :
    Mumbai , Kolkata, Delhi , Hyderabad, Kanpur, Chennai, Bangalore, Bhopal , Luknow, Coimbatore, Cuttak.
    Syllabus is:
    15 subjects ( 14+1 optional)
    grouped into 100, 200, 300 and 400 series.

    In 100 series
    101 Statistical Modelling
    102 Financial Mathematics
    103 Stochastic modelling
    104 Survival models
    105 Actuarial mathematics 1
    106 Actuarial mathematics 2
    107 Economics
    108 Finance and finacial reporting
    109 Financial Economics

    In 200 series
    201 Communication

    In 300 series
    301 Investment and asset management
    302 Life insurance
    303 general insurance
    304 Pension and other employee benefits

    In 400 series
    401 Investment and asset management( 2 papers )
    402 Life insurance ( 2 papers )
    403 general insurance ( 2 papers )
    404 Pension and other employee benefits ( 2 papers )
    A student can take any number of subjects at a time.
    It is better if you clear in numerical order and better if you take not more than 2-3 at a time.

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    hi dear
    a student is eligible to be considered for admission if you have completed 18 years of age and have attained 85% marks in Maths in 10+2.
    or
    a graduate or post graduate with maths/statistics/economics.
    or
    an engineer/CA/CS/MBA(finance)/MCA.

    the syllabus for Acturial science includes,
    calculus and linear algebra
    probability and statistics
    economics
    finance
    risk management
    insurance
    contigent payment models
    survival models
    stochastic process
    frequency
    ruin models
    simulation model
    estimation and fitting of models
    regression
    forecasting
    time series
    accounting
    computer science
    statistical programming

    all the best

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    Actuarial Science : Eligibility

    A person is eligible to be considered for admission as student member if he / she completes the age of 18 years and have attained anyone of the following Educational Standards

    85% marks in Mathematics/Statistics in (10+2)HS examination or equivalent.

    Graduate or Post Graduate Maths/Stats/Econometrics.

    Any Engineer / CA / CS / MBA (Finance) / MCA

    Any member of Society of UK / US / Australia

    Fully qualified members of following Professional bodies such as :
    The Institute Of Chartered Accountants of India(ICAI)
    The Institute of Cost and Works Accountant of India (ICWAI)
    The Institute of Financial Analyst of India(IFAI)
    The Insurance Institute of India (III) passing with subjects 81- mathematical Basis of Insurance and 82- Statistics.

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    Hiii
    • A person is eligible to considered as Actuarial course candidate only when he persues above 18years of age.
    • You need to obtain 85% in mathematics and sciences.
    • Graduate or postgraduate inmaths/stats/economics.
    • Any member of society in uk/us/Australia
    • you should be fully qualififed members from professional bodies like ICAI,ICWAI,IFAI etc.

    Secondly you asked me about the syllabus.Let me tell you the subjects you have.
    Financial Mathematics
    • Finance and Financial Reporting
    • Probability and Mathematical Statistics
    • Models
    • General Insurance, Life and Health Contingencies
    • Statistical Methods
    • Economics
    • Financial Economics
    • Business Awareness Module

    Good luck

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    i would like to do actuarial science after my 10 2 what are the criteria for doing the subject......

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    I secured 93 in 12th n doin b.com(hons) from delhi university!

    2nd year!

    Can i do this course?

    Wen is entrance xam?

    Should i b a graduate or i can continue now itself??

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    I want to do.actuarial.science I m.nw appearing 12 th.commerce exam in Feb if I.dont score 85 in maths then what is the alternate option for me????
    and what it's the actual course means.it has internship or not plzzzzzz explain me in detail

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    IF I AM A MEMBER OF ICSI AND PURSUING B.COM PASS FROM VKU UNIVERSITY,THEN PLEASE TELL ME ....CAN I DO THIS PROFESSION ?

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    if i am a member of ICSI and pursuing graduation(B.Com,pass) from Veer Kunwar Singh University,then please tell me that i am eligible for doing this profession or not ?
    if not then what are the alternatives for it ?

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    i m bsc math with computer application. does it is possible to do msc acturial science with this qualification.

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    i am Arts graduate, with 55% (without math,statics and economic),but i have done my C-RIM (certified risk insurance manager) from IFCAI,distance learning, i like to make my career in acturial science, can i be eligible for admission.... else what should i do (can i give exams of maths,economic and statics at 10 2 level) and then i tried for admission in Acturial Scient.

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    I am doing my B.Com actuarial management in coimbatore. I have cleared my licentiate level of III, i m appearing for my assosiative level. I have 93% of marks in 12th and 86% of marks in my ug upto 4 semester, can i appear for any of the 15 papers or is there any order to appear for the exam ?
    Kindly reply to this mail id: leelasweet16@gmail.com

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    Re: What is the basic qualification for Actuarial Science? What is the syllabus for Acturial Science?

    i an eligable student to study actuarial science if i got a merit in maths at grade 12 and have an accounting qualification of acca.

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