You need to be a student member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) before you can make an exemption application.
|You may be eligible for an exemption if you have|
|Graduated from a university course that the IFoA has an accreditation or exemption agreement with||See the list of universities and courses with exemptions|
|Exam passes/exemptions from some other international actuarial associations||See the list of other actuarial associations|
|A qualification from another professional body that we have an agreement with||See the list of other professional qualifications which may be eligible for exemptions|
|Graduated with an actuarial or numerate degree which covered the majority of the syllabuses of the relevant IFoA exam(s)||See the current exam syllabus|
|Completed a postgraduate thesis or an MBA on an actuarial or financial subject||See the ST0 Alternative Specialist Technical page|
We cannot tell you whether you may be eligible for exemption unless you submit an application
In each case exemption from the professional exams will depend on:
- whether the qualification has an agreement with the IFoA
- the scope and standard of the subjects covered by the particular exams
- your achievement of a satisfactory level of performance.
Apply for an exemption
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