What will I learn?
The Graduate Certificate of Finance and Actuarial Statistics is designed for students who wish to:
Develop a greater understanding of financial, actuarial and statistical principles and their application;
Gain Part II exemption status for the Institute of Actuaries;
Improve analytical skills for interpreting and analyzing financial, actuarial and statistical information;
Gain greater insight into the Australian and international financial markets;
Increase management skills for dealing with organizations, teams and policy issues; and,
Expand their applied knowledge in various specialized areas of finance, actuarial studies and applied statistics.
Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.
The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.
Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:
Recognize the important role of finance, actuarial and statistical principles and their application;
Demonstrate the necessary analytical skills for interpreting and analyzing financial, actuarial and statistical information;
Demonstrate well developed insight into Australian and international financial markets;
Justify and communicate the necessary management skills for dealing with organizations, teams and policy issues, so as to be able to work independently and collaboratively to collect, process, interpret and communicate the outcomes of financial, actuarial and statistical problems; and,
Demonstrate the skills necessary to critically engage with and evaluate financial, actuarial and statistical problems.
Which department am I in? ANU College of Business and Economics
Applicants must have completed a recognised undergraduate or postgraduate degree, certificate and/or relevant work experience, as appropriate, and satisfied any individual program subject prerequisites. English Language Requirements accepted: a score of 570 with TWE score of 4.5 in TOEFL (paper based test); Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 80 (Grade A); PTE Academic overall score of 64 with a minimum score of 55 in each section. For applicants under medicine program, undergraduate law, and legal workshop programs should hold: a score of 600 with TWE score of 5.0 in TOEFL (paper based test); Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 95 (Grade A); PTE Academic overall score of 70 with a minimum score of 60 in each section.
Students must have a Bachelor degree or international equivalent with a minimum GPA of 4.5/7.
English language requirements: Academic IELT overall score of 6.5 with at least 6 in each component of the test; TOEFL internet based test score of 80, with a minimum of 20 in Reading and Writing and 18 in Speaking and Listening; TOEFL paper based test score of 570 with TWE score of 4.5; Cambridge CAE Advanced score of 176 overall with at least 169 in all sub skills; PTE Academic score of Overall 64, minimum score of 55 in each section.
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Georgian College
A$22,584.00 (US$ 17,665) per year
19 February 2018, 23 July 2018, 25 February 2019
Australian National University Acton Campus, ACTON, Australian Capital Territory, 2601, CANBERRA, Australia