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Actuarial Science - BS

Program Overview 

AUC's Bachelor of Science in actuarial science program introduces students to the mathematical and statistical principles that support the field of actuarial science, as well as the practical skills necessary to succeed in a competitive job market. With access to state-of-the-art facilities and a team of experienced faculty members, our students are well-equipped for successful careers as actuaries who provide risk management expertise to insurance companies, consultancies, governmental and regulatory bodies and investment and banking institutions.

The program helps graduates obtain the actuarial license from the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority by preparing students for success in the professional examinations of the Society of Actuaries and the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries ASA/FSA or CERA designations of the Society of Actuaries (USA) or the AIA/FIA designation of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (UK). 

The Actuarial Science (B.S.) program is accredited by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET, https://www.abet.org, under the General Criteria.

Annual student enrollment and graduation data is available in AUC fact books

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Program Objectives

  • Establish a career as an actuary who provides risk management expertise to insurance companies, consultancies, government, regulatory bodies and a range of investment and banking institutions
  • Earn an ASA/FSA or CERA designations of the Society of Actuaries (USA), the AIA/FIA designation of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (UK), or earn a graduate degree in actuarial science or a related field
  • Adhere to high standards of conduct, practice, and qualifications of the actuarial profession

Degrees and Admission Requirements

Students wishing to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science should meet the minimum academic and admission requirements set by AUC.

 Fall 2018Spring 2019Fall 2019Spring 2020Fall 2020Spring 2021Fall 2021Spring 2022Fall 2022Spring 2023
Full Time Students62576573645761606065
Part Time Students1131325363108
Student FTE67.7458.9972.0873.7566.559646266.0870
Graduated Students139495577214



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AUC will help you set your path to success from day one. 

Students can receive anywhere from 20% to 100% of tuition coverage through scholarships and the Excellence Scholarship Program.

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For actuarial students, the Society of Actuaries (SOA) is extremely relevant no matter what field they end up in, such as insurance, pension, quantitative analysis, investment, or other actuarial areas.

Youssef Salem '12
Executive Director at Moelis and Company with nine years of experience in investment banking, an AUC actuarial science graduate, a CFA Charterholder, and a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.

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