Fellowship is available to members who wish to continue their studies to an advanced level, or to specialise in a particular actuarial field. They will need to pass further specialist exams to qualify as a Fellow.
Fellowship carries the designation FIA (Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries) or FFA (Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries)
Fellows have the right to vote on matters affecting the future of the profession and the opportunity to be involved in membership forums, events and research.
Some actuarial jobs have UK statutory requirements which can only be completed by a Fellow
Find out more about this on the Practising Certificates page.
To become a Fellow you must complete the following:
- Core Technical subjects (CT1-9) either by examination or exemption
- Core Applications subjects (CA1-2, CA3/CP3) either by examination or exemption
- two Specialist Technical subjects either by examination or exemption
- one Specialist Applications subject by examination or dissertation
- Work-based Skills (WBS) / Personal and Professional Development (PPD)
- the Online Professional Awareness Test
- Professional Skills Course. If you have not already completed this course you need to do so within 12 months of qualifying.
Once your name has appeared on the appropriate pass lists you will receive instructions on how to register as a Fellow.
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