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Actuarial Studies

PhD / Doctoral.
University of New South Wales

100

in world overall ranking*

6

in local overall ranking*
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About the course

A PhD helps students to specialise in one of the key research areas from finance, economics or mathematics. By the end of the program, students should have made a significant and unique contribution to an existing area of knowledge through a thesis under academic supervision.

What you might learn

While researching for your thesis, you will be able to access specialist support including attending seminars, writing boot camps and workshops. Upon completion of this course, you should be able to demonstrate academic leadership, creativity and innovation in your research work.

Career outcome

Upon graduating from this program, you may be employed in roles such as actuary, graduate consultant, acturial analyst, risk assessment officer, superannuation officer, investment banker, and etc. in companies including Towers Watson Australia, Bain & Company, Territory Insurance Office, Mercer LLC, Medibank, and etc.

Living Costs in Sydney**



Restaurant
(Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant)
A$ 16 - 21

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom in City Centre)
A$ 2,260 - 2,989

Rent per Month
(1 bedroom Outside of Centre)
A$ 1,642 - 2,171

Transportation
(Daily)
A$ 3 - 5

Utilities per Month
(Electricity, Mobile & Internet)
A$ 216 - 285

Average Salary***


*Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2019)
**Source: numbeo.com
***Source: payscale.com

Costs

Tuition fees per year

A$ 34,320

Information

Duration

4 years

Upcoming Intakes

Feb 2020

Course Code

1545

Hotline

+61 3 9663 5333

Email

australia@augstudy.com

Scholarships

AMP Capital Infrastructure Scholarship PGCA1077

A$15,000

The Faculty of Law Juris Doctor Award for International Students PGCA1039

A$10,000

UNSW Business School International High Achievers Scholarship UGCA1435

A$10,000

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