In addition to at least 21 credit units of course work, seminar, and research methods and ethic units, the MSc degree candidate must prepare and successfully defend a MSc thesis. Expected duration to complete the MSc with Thesis Program is 4 semesters; the maximum duration is 6 semesters. However, students should complete course work including non-credit courses in 4 semesters. Advisor appointment has to be made at the beginning of 2nd semester. Recommended curriculum is as follows:

Semester I Semester II
  • IAM547 Risk Management and Insurance
  • Elective Course (IAM521)
  • Elective Course (IAM541)
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis
  • IAM546 Actuarial Risk Theory
  • IAM582 Life Insurance Mathematics
  • IAM698 Research Methods and Ethics
  • Elective course (IAM522)
Semester III Semester IV
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis
  • IAM583 Pension Fund Mathematics
  • IAM590 Graduate Seminar (0-Credit)
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis

For students who also take Scientific Preparation Program having no background in Statistics (only one semester), recommended curriculum is as follows:  

Semester I Semester II
  • IAM530 Elements of Statistics and Probability
  • IAM547 Risk Management and Insurance (NI)
  • Elective Course (IAM521) (NI)
  • Elective Course (IAM541) (NI)

  • IAM500 MSc Thesis
  • IAM546 Actuarial Risk Theory
  • IAM582 Life Insurance Mathematics
  • IAM698 Research Methods and Ethics (0-Credit)
  • Elective Course (IAM522)
Semester III Semester IV
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis
  • IAM583 Pension Fund Mathematics
  • IAM590 Graduate Seminar (0-Credit)
  • Elective Course (IAM584)
  • IAM500 MSc Thesis 

 

 

  • NI: Not Included (During scientific preparation program, student should take program courses in NI status).
  • To pass scientific preparation programme successfully, the rules and regulations can be found from link.                 


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