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What will I learn?

As the financial market is getting more volatile these days, enterprise risk management becomes an essential component of big corporations. To furnish the demand for personnel of this profession. The BSc (Hons) Actuarial Science and Finance was developed. The objective of this programmed is to produce graduate competent in knowledge and skills for financial investment management, assets valuation and risk management for various financial assets such as equities, bond, FOREX, commodities and derivatives. The programmed exposes students to both theoretical and practical approaches to investment analysis, security analysis, and portfolio and risk management. In addition, the programmed also provides comprehensive study of money markets, financial instruments, financial planning, banking and corporate financial management, the essential working knowledge for executives in the financial industry.

Career opportunities

This programmed prepares students for exciting careers in the corporate sector, insurance sectors, risk management, financial industry, government agencies, and for graduate studies in finance and investment. Examples of career options include:

  • Actuary
  • Risk manager
  • Investment Analyst
  • Credit Manager
  • Financial Analyst
  • Treasurer
  • Fund Manager
  • Credit Analyst
  • Financial Planner
  • Investment Broker
  • Investment Banker
  • Financial Trader

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Business and Information Science

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
Year 1: RM 21,700; Year 2: RM 24,300; Year 3: RM 23,950
Start date

Expected September 2022

Venue

UCSI University

Kuala Lumpur Campus,

No. 1, Jalan Menara Gading, UCSI Heights (Taman Connaught), Cheras,

KUALA LUMPUR,

Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur,

56000, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have two principal passes. Other English Language Requirements accepted: TOEFL score of 196 (computer-based) / 525 (written-based).

For international students

Students are required to complete international academic qualification equivalent to Malaysian STPM / A-Level and International Baccalaureate (IB) or equivalent. Entry requirements may vary from country to country.

A distinction (A+, A or A-) in the English Language subject at SPM/UEC level; or MUET Band 5; or a score of 196 (computer-based) / 525 (writing-based) / 69-70 (internet-based) in TOEFL; or Band 5.5 in IELTS.

In the event that the English Language Requirements are not met, student may be required to undertake additional English module(s) prior to or concurrently with the undergraduate programme, based on the University’s decision.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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