• Faculty of Science
  • science@um.edu.my
  • 03-79674200


Bachelor of Actuarial Science in Universiti Malaya is a four years program design to prepare both, the industrial demand as well as the professional expert in the actuarial field. The program covers a wide range of areas including economics, finance, mathematics, statistics and risk modelling. The program also prepares the students with tools to kick start research that is inevitable in current world for the benefit of the wide society.
If you're looking forward for challenging and high return opportunities, the actuarial field is worth your choice. The career opportunities are vast ranging from insurance to finance, banks, investment as well as security and commodity companies. With the modern demand for risk modeling the chance expand wider to include the non-finance corporate firms. Graduates of our department are expected to be equipped with necessary actuarial tools to face the real demand of the market.
Bank Manager, Business Analyst, Civil Servant, Computer Programmer, Data Scientist, Decision Analyst, Educator, Financial/ Investment Analyst, Financial Planning, Advisor, IT Manager
The academic program follows the semester system and commences in October (Semester I) and March (Semester II).
Duration: 4 years
Total credits: 145 hours

Last Update: 05/04/2024