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Master of Actuarial Practice


Get unique skills with a Master of Actuarial Practice

How to apply

The Master of Actuarial Practice is designed as a graduate conversion program for non-actuarial graduates who wish to obtain a professionally accredited qualification in actuarial science. Macquarie's Master of Actuarial Practice is recognised by:

The Benefits of our Master of Actuarial Practice

  • The program is structured to allow you to complete parts or all of Parts I and II of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia professional qualifications.
  • A range of electives in actuarial science, statistics, finance and economics and other areas are available.
  • Qualified academic staff with industry-relevant experience will put you at the forefront of new knowledge and expose you to the very latest ideas often before they are published.
  • Macquarie is globally recognised for its outstanding actuarial studies education.

Career Options

The actuarial qualification has international recognition and many of our graduates work in international financial centres in a variety of industry's including:

  • Accounting firms
  • Actuarial and superannuation consulting firms
  • Banks and funds management
  • General insurance companies
  • Health insurance companies
  • Life insurance companies
  • Management consulting firms
  • Public sector
  • Stockbrokers

Feedback from a graduate

Master of actuarial practice graduate - Eva Ma

Eva Ma

"The master's program at Macquarie University was the best choice for me. Macquarie is globally recognised with the prestige in its outstanding actuarial studies education."

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The Macquarie Experience

  • Macquarie University has its very own train station. So no matter where you are in the greater Sydney area, it's only a short train ride away to undertake postgrad courses at Macquarie.
  • Modern campus - You'll have access to a range of new facilities, including the new state-of-the-art Library and a brand-new Sport and Aquatic Centre.
  • Business internships - Gain valuable on-the-job experience with business internships that can count towards your degree.

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