As the longest established Actuarial Science degree in England, this course combines studies in mathematics, probability, statistics and economics, leading students to develop a set of skills in financial risk management that are in high demand across the industry. This course is delivered by Cass Business School, City, University of London. Actuarial science involves the application of quantitative skills to problems in finance that normally involve risk or uncertainty. The degree provides students with the skills to start their actuarial career, with the added flexibility of allowing students to alternatively use these skills to enter risk management, investment management or financial analysis upon graduation. This degree can provide exemptions from subjects CT1-CT8 of the actuarial profession's examinations.