MSc in Financial and Actuarial Engineering (MSc, Advanced Master)

KU Leuven Belgium

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The award
MSc, Advanced Master

How long you will study
1 year

Domestic course fees
EUR 3500 per year

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts

International course fees
EUR 3500 per year

All study options

About MSc in Financial and Actuarial Engineering at KU Leuven

The Master of Financial and Actuarial Engineering programme provides students with up-to-date, sound and advanced financial, actuarial and statistical skills. It is an intensive, advanced, one-year programme for university graduates interested in a career in risk management, financial and/or actuarial engineering within financial institutions. The discipline focuses on the application of quantitative methods to problems involving risk or uncertainty. You will gain an understanding of current and future problems and solutions in insurance and banking and be equipped with fundamental and conceptual knowledge of the mathematical and economic aspects of financial theory and insurance techniques.

The programme provides advanced insights into the actuarial aspects of life insurance, general insurance and risk theory as well as financial mathematics and the inter-relationship and integration of actuarial sciences and finance. The programme draws on over sixty years of experience and international recognition. The research team for risk theory, finance and statistics has a strong research profile and is ranked among the world top in terms of actuarial research productivity. The programme is jointly offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics and the Faculty of Science at KU Leuven, in collaboration with Université Catholique de Louvain.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMSc, Advanced MasterHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 year
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesEUR 3500 per yearInternational course feesEUR 3500 per year

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