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Financial and Actuarial Mathematics program
Bachelor of Science

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Short description

The Financial and Actuarial Mathematics program is organized both by the Faculty of Business and Economics and the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Düsseldorf. The program is subject to local admission restrictions.

Entry/Admission requirements

For information about the application process check the German version of this webpage. Note that the majority of courses will be held in German.

Programme content

Answering economically relevant questions increasingly requires a combination of business, economic and mathematical skills. The bachelor program Financial and Actuarial Mathematics provides the background for solving these demanding questions. A focus of the program will be on finance and insurance related topics.

Programme structure

The Financial and Actuarial Mathematics program comprises mandatory courses and compulsory electives offered by the Faculty of Business and Economics and the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Düsseldorf: 

- Mandatory courses in Mathematics (58 ECTS)
- Mandatory courses in Economics and Business Administration (61 ECTS)
- Mandatory courses in Financial and Actuarial Mathematics (21 ECTS)
- Compulsory electives in Mathematics, Economics and Business Administration (12 ECTS)
- Other electives (16 ECTS)
- Bachelor thesis (12 ECTS)

Download : study course plan.
 

Programme objectives/Career prospects

Graduates combine mathematical skills and economic know-how. Therefore, they are qualified for many quantitative positions in the finance and insurance industry. They are also able to attend master programs in Mathematics, Economics or Business Administration.

Programme start:
Winter semester
Programme duration:
6 semesters
Language of instruction:
German
Application procedure:
Local admission restrictions - DoSV
Closing date for applications:
08/05/2021 - 31/07/2021
Closing date for enrolment:
As stated in letter of acceptance
Closing date for re-registration:
01/07/2021 - 15/08/2021
Relevant documents:

Examination regulations

Module guide

Both available in German only.

Study programme contact:

Prof. Dr. Florian Heiß

Room: 24.31.01.24

Phone: +49 211 81-11541

 

Prof. Dr. Peter Kern

Room: 25.13.01.39

Phone: +49 211 81-10415

 

Study programme/Department
SSC contact:

Student Services Center (SSC)
Building: 21.02 / SSC
Phone +49 211 81‐12345

 

For questions regarding the course of studies and for examination issues:

Student and Examination Administration
Contact Examination Administration

Student Services Center (SSC)

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