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Wits University Faculty of Science
Actuarial Science The Bachelor of Science with Honours in the field of Actuarial Science (BScHons) is a 1 year full-time degree.
Actuarial Science The Bachelor of Science with Honours in the field of Actuarial Science (BScHons) is a 1 year full-time degree.

Qualification: BScHons

School: Statistics and Actuarial Science

Faculty: Science

Duration: 1 year

Study mode: Full-time

Overview

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Minimum Actuarial Science Honours entry requirement for students currently in the final year of a Bachelor’s degree is a completed Bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science that covered the A100 and A200 subjects of the Actuarial Society of South Africa (ASSA).

In addition, students must have obtained at least 5 exemptions on the 2018 ASSA syllabus, and have passed A302 (or equivalent).

Students who completed their degree in a prior calendar year will be expected to have more exemptions or ASSA passes.

Additional Entry Requirements

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  • Please note that the Entry Requirements are a guide. Meeting these requirements does not guarantee a place. Final selection is made subject to the availability of places, academic results and other entry requirements where applicable.
  • Applications are handled centrally by the Student Enrolment Centre. Once your application is complete in terms of requested documentation, your application will be referred to the relevant School for assessment. Click here to see an overview of the Wits applications process.
  • Please apply online. Upload your supporting documents at the time of application, or via the Self Service Portal.
  • Applicants can monitor the progress of their applications via the Self Service Portal, view academic application status, accept or decline an offer, apply and check residence application status, and generate a fees estimate.
  • Selections for programmes that have a limited intake but attract a large number of applications may only finalise the application at the end of the application cycle.

For more information, contact the Student Call Centre +27 (0)11 717 1888, or log a query at www.wits.ac.za/askwits.

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