Membership & Education
 
 

Université Laval

Website: http://www.act.ulaval.ca

Name of Actuarial Science Programs:

  • Baccalauréat en actuariat
  • Maîtrise en actuariat
  • Doctorat en actuariat

Description of the Actuarial Science Program:

The École d’actuariat of the Université Laval offers actuarial programs at the undergraduate, doctoral, and post-doctoral levels. These cover the various areas of expertise required to practise the profession and include paid, for-credit co-op opportunities. In addition, these programs offer students excellent preparation for most of the professional exams. The École d’actuariat qualifies for the Canadian Institute of Actuaries’ University Accreditation Program, and is recognized as a Center of Actuarial Excellence by the Society of Actuaries. The École d’actuariat’s graduates can be found the world over, contributing to the school’s stellar international reputation.

Credits for 2017-2018:

Baccalauréat en actuariat

SOA/CAS Exam Reference University Course Reference Course Title
Minimum Grade
 
 
FM/2 #1   ACT 1001*  Mathématiques financières  B+
FM/2 #2      
FM/2 #3        
FM/2 #4        
 
MFE/3F #1    ACT 2011  Gestion du risque financier II  B+
MFE/3F #2  
 
MFE/3F #3  
 
MFE/3F #4  
 
 
MLC #1   ACT 2004  Mathématiques actuarielles vie I B
MLC #2   ACT 2007   Mathématiques actuarielles vie II B
MLC #3   ACT 4101  4101: Régimes de retraite  B
MLC #4        
 
C/4 #1 ACT 2005   Mathématiques actuarielles IARD I B
C/4 #2   ACT 2008   Mathématiques actuarielles IARD II B
C/4 #3   ACT 2001  Introduction à l'actuariat II  B
C/4 #4  
 

 

* Only ACT-1001 completed after September 2016 can be used alone for FM/2 credit. ACT-1001 completed before September 2016 will have to be combined with other courses according to requirements in the applicable academic year.



Maitrise en actuariat

SOA/CAS Exam Reference University Course Reference Course Title
Minimum Grade
 
 
C/4 #1  ACT 7011  Mathématiques actuarielles IARD B+
C/4 #2    ACT 7017  Modélisation et évaluation quantitative de risques en actuariat B+
C/4 #3      
C/4 #4  
 



Credits for 2016-2017:

 

SOA/CAS Exam Reference University Course Reference Course Title
Minimum Grade
 
 
FM/2 #1   ACT 1001*
 Mathématiques financières
B
FM/2 #2 ACT 2011
Gestion du risque financier II  B+
FM/2 #3        
FM/2 #4        
 
MFE/3F #1   ACT 2011 Gestion du risque financier II B+
MFE/3F #2  
 
MFE/3F #3  
 
MFE/3F #4  
 
 
MLC #1   ACT 2004
Mathématiques actuarielles vie I  B
MLC #2   ACT 2007
Mathématiques actuarielles vie II
B
MLC #3   ACT 4101 ou 4106
 4101: Régimes de retraite
4106: Modèles avancés en  assurance de personnes
B
MLC #4        
 
C/4 #1 ACT 2005
 Mathématiques actuarielles IARD I B
C/4 #2   ACT 2008 Mathématiques actuarielles IARD II
B
C/4 #3   ACT 2001** Introduction à l'actuariat II
B
C/4 #4  
 


Maitrise en actuariat
                              
                                

SOA/CAS Exam Reference

University Course Reference

Course Title

Minimum Grade


C/4 #1

ACT 7011

Mathématiques actuarielles IARD

B+

C/4 #2

ACT 7017

Modélisation et évaluation quantitative de risques en actuariat

B+


Clarifications of requirements for credit of Exam FM/2

* ACT 1001 completed only after September 1, 2015 can be combined with ACT 2011 (offered as of September 2015) to meet the requirements. ACT 1001 completed before September 2015 cannot be combined with ACT 2011 for credit for exam FM/2.

Clarifications on requirements for credit of Exam C/4

** ACT 2005 and ACT 2008 completed before September 2015 can be combined with ACT 2001 (offered as of September 2015) to meet the requirements.

Transitions rules adopted by the Accreditation Committee on December 2, 2015:

1) For candidates who completed ACT 3000 before September 1, 2015: courses ACT 2005, ACT 2008, and ACT 3000 (namely the requirement in force during academic years 2012–2013, 2013–2014, and 2014–2015);

2) For candidates attending ACT 3000 as of September 2015:
a)  ACT 2005, ACT 2008 with ACT 2001 completed as of winter 2014 or thereafter; or
b) ACT 2005, ACT 2008 with ACT 3000 completed during fall 2015 only.


Credits for 2015-2016:

SOA/CAS Exam Reference University Course Reference Course Title
Minimum Grade
 
 
FM/2 #1   ACT 1001*
 Mathématiques financières
B
FM/2 #2 ACT 2011
Gestion du risque financier II  B
FM/2 #3        
FM/2 #4        
 
MFE/3F #1   ACT 3108 Évaluation et gestion du risque financier  A-
MFE/3F #2  
 
MFE/3F #3  
 
MFE/3F #4  
 
 
MLC #1   ACT 2004
Mathématiques actuarielles vie I  B
MLC #2   ACT 2007
Mathématiques actuarielles vie II
B
MLC #3   ACT 4101 ou 4106
 4101: Régimes de retraite
4106: Modèles avancés en  assurance de personnes
B
MLC #4        
 
LC #1 ACT 2004 Mathématiques actuarielles vie I   B
LC #2  ACT 2007 Mathématiques actuarielles vie II   B
LC #3 
 
LC #4
 
 
C/4 #1 ACT 2005
 Mathématiques actuarielles IARD I B
C/4 #2   ACT 2008 Mathématiques actuarielles IARD II
B
C/4 #3   ACT 2001** Introduction à l'actuariat II
B
C/4 #4  
 


*Requirement before September 2015: ACT 1001 and 1004
Requirement as of September 2015: ACT 1001 and 2011
ACT 1001 completed before September 2015 cannot be combined with the new ACT 2011 to get credit towards exam FM.

**For candidates who completed ACT 3000 before September 1, 2015: Courses ACT 2005, ACT 2008 and ACT 3000 (namely the requirement in force during academic years 2012-2013, 2013-2014 and 2014-2015);
**For candidates attending ACT 3000 as of September 2015:
a) ACT 2005, ACT 2008 with ACT 2001 completed as of Winter 2014 or thereafter; or
b) ACT 2005, ACT 2008 with ACT 3000 completed during Fall 2015 only.

 


Credits for 2014-2015:

SOA/CAS Exam Reference University Course Reference Minimum Grade
 
FM/2 #1   ACT 1001 B
FM/2 #2   ACT 1004 B
FM/2 #3      
FM/2 #4      
 
MFE/3F #1   ACT 3108 A-
MFE/3F #2      
MFE/3F #3      
MFE/3F #4      
 
MLC #1   ACT 2004 B
MLC #2   ACT 2007 B
MLC #3   ACT 4101
ou 4106
MLC #4      
 
3L/LC #1* ACT 2004 B
3L/LC #2*   ACT 2007 B
3L/LC #3*  

3L/LC #4*  
 
C/4 #1 ACT 2005 B
C/4 #2   ACT 2008 B
C/4 #3   ACT 3000 B
C/4 #4      
 
* Note:
- 3L: granted for courses taken up to August 2014 (the CAS will automatically convert 3L credit to LC credit);
- LC: granted for courses taken beginning September 2014.


Credits for 2013-2014:


SOA/CAS Exam Reference University Course Reference Minimum Grade
 
FM/2 #1   ACT 1001 B
FM/2 #2   ACT 1004 B
FM/2 #3      
FM/2 #4      
 
MFE/3F #1   ACT 3108 A-
MFE/3F #2      
MFE/3F #3      
MFE/3F #4      
 
MLC #1   ACT 2004 B
MLC #2   ACT 2007 B
MLC #3  
MLC #4      
 
3L #1 ACT 2000 B
3L #2   ACT 2004 B
3L #3   ACT 2007 B
3L #4  
 
C/4 #1 ACT 2005 B
C/4 #2   ACT 2008 B
C/4 #3   ACT 3000 B
C/4 #4      


Credits for 2012-2013:

SOA/CAS Exam Reference University Course Reference Minimum Grade 
 
FM/2 #1   ACT 1001 B
FM/2 #2   ACT 1004 B
FM/2 #3      
FM/2 #4      
 
MFE/3F #1   ACT 3108 A-
MFE/3F #2      
MFE/3F #3      
MFE/3F #4      
 
MLC #1   ACT 2004 B
MLC #2   ACT 2007 B
MLC #3   ACT 2009 B
MLC #4      
 
3L #1 ACT 2000 B
3L #2   ACT 2004 B
3L #3   ACT 2007 B
3L #4   ACT 2009 B
 
C/4 #1 ACT 2005 B
C/4 #2   ACT 2008 B
C/4 #3   ACT 3000 B
C/4 #4      


Note:


The CIA will grant candidates credits based on the achievement of the Credit Grade towards Associate (ACIA) and Felllow (FCIA) membership with the CIA.  At the time of this agreement, CIA credits are recognized by the following actuarial organizations towards their respective designations:

  • Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS): ACAS, FCAS
  • UK Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA): FIA, AIA
  • Institute of Actuaries of Australia (IAA): AIAA, FIAA

The CIA does not guarantee that credits granted to candidates under the CIA UAP will be recognized by any other actuarial organizations towards their actuarial designations.