- BScHons (Actuarial Science) degree (or equivalent) or relevant postgraduate degree
- A weighted average of at least 60% at honours level
- A CV with contactable references may be required
- An admission interview may be required
Requirement: Exemption for at least five of the A100- and A200-level subjects of the Actuarial Society of South Africa (or equivalent)
Admission is also subject to the availability of a suitable supervisor for the study.
Promotion to next study year
The progress of all master's candidates is monitored biannually by the supervisor and the postgraduate coordinator. A candidate's study may be terminated if the progress is unsatisfactory or if the candidate is unable to finish his/her studies during the prescribed period.
Subject to exceptions approved by the Dean, on recommendation of the relevant head of department, and where applicable, a student may not enter for the master's examination in the same module more than twice.