The Faculty of Actuarial Science and Insurance is one of the leading academic actuarial departments in the world, with highly respected degree courses and research.

The Faculty of Actuarial Science and Insurance is one of the largest departments in the field worldwide. Our diverse staff have expertise across different areas of actuarial science, insurance, and risk management. We are committed to carrying out impactful research and providing a cutting-edge educational experience for our students. The Faculty makes use of its position close to the heart of the City of London and its links to industry, to engage with important real-world issues and enhance its teaching and research.

The Faculty has a long history, having introduced a pioneering degree in Actuarial Science in 1974, with the support of insurance companies and the actuarial profession. Nowadays, our staff , including a large number of qualified actuaries, are involved in the delivery of a range of professionally accredited undergraduate and postgraduate programmes , covering actuarial science, insurance and risk management, and business analytics.

Our leading position as a research group is widely acknowledged. The Faculty of Actuarial Science and Insurance is ranked 1st in Europe and 2nd in the world for Actuarial Science Research.

The Faculty provides a hub of intellectual activity, hosting research seminars with internationally renowned speakers, conferences and other events. We have close relations with professional bodies, trade organisations and government, including the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Government Actuary's Department, the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, the Institute of Risk Management, and the Worshipful Company of Insurers.