BA in Mathematics, specialization: Financial Mathematics


Area of Studies

natural sciences



Degree (in English)

BA in Mathematics

  • English
Course Duration

6 semesters (3 academic years)

ECTS points



Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Lodz

Tuition and Other Fees

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Application Deadline(s)

15 July 2020

Course Description

Course Profile

A graduate of mathematics with a specialization in Financial Mathematics is familiar with basic statistical methods, the fundamentals of microeconomics and insurance. She/he also gained the ability to use mathematical tools in insurance problems and data analysis. Graduates have the knowledge and skills to use databases, use spreadsheets and specialized software to perform calculations, experiments, simulations, and data analysis.
These studies in particular prepare for the job of actuary. An actuary is a business professional who deals with the measurement and management of risk and uncertainty.
The main subjects are among others:
• Introduction to Insurance
• Microeconomics
• Pricing in Discrete Market Models
• Life Insurance Mathematics
• Non-Life Insurance

Education Requirements

The following documents are required (among others):
(1) a high school diploma,
(2) a high school transcript of records showing passed subjects and obtained grades,
(3) a certificate of proficiency in English for foreigners (unless secondary education was taught in English).
For detailed information about the admission procedure please visit:


Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Lodz
Address: ul. Banacha 22, 90-238 Łódź, Poland
Phone: +48 42 635 59 49
Fax: +48 42 635 42 66
In matters related to the admission procedure please contact:
International Relations Office
University of Lodz
Address: ul. Uniwersytecka 3
90-137 Lodz, Poland
Phone: +48 42 635 42 37,
Fax: + 48 42 635 47 89