Liberty offers Actuarial Science bursaries to full-time students from their second year of study. A Liberty bursary covers tuition; accommodation, meals and a travel allowance (where applicable); support; networking opportunities and vacation work. You will be guaranteed employment once you have completed your studies at university.
- Maintain continuous excellent academic performance in all modules in first year of study;
- Maintain an overall average above 60% and average 65% or more for mathematical and actuarial modules;
- Good leadership qualities and participation in extramural activities such as sports, debating societies, chess clubs and various olympiads, etc. is an added advantage; and
- South African citizen by birth or descent.
An Internship is a programme for graduates who require work experience in order to gain a professional qualification or unemployed graduates who require work experience to become more marketable.
- Interns must have achieved a National Senior Certificate or National Certificate (Matric/Grade 12) and a three year degree;
- Internships are available for young, unemployed people between the ages of 18 and 35; and
- Only South Africans may be registered on an internship.
A learnership is a structured work-based learning programme that includes both theoretical learning with an accredited training provider and practical experience in the workplace that leads to a registered qualification. At Liberty, learnerships start on the 1 January of each year and end on the 31 December of the same year.
- Applicants must have passed Grade 12 and must be currently unemployed;
- Applicants must not have more than a Grade 12;
- Only SA citizens aged 18-35 are eligible to apply;
- As per Liberty’s Employment Equity plan, preference will be given to African candidates, African Women and African people with disabilities; and
- Learnerships are only available in Johannesburg and Cape Town
Liberty hosts two Actuarial scholar days every year with the aim of exposing Grade 11 and 12 learners to the field of actuarial science. Actuarial scholar days are intended for learners who are interested in pursuing a career in actuarial science.
Liberty will be hosting a virtual Actuarial scholar day information session this year, this is aimed at Grade 10, 11 and 12 learners who are interested into the field of actuarial science. If you are a student and you'd like to know more about what goes into being a Actuary, then please join our information session on the below date.
Date: 07 October 2021
Time: 10h00 - 12h00
Live Virtual Event: 07 October 2021
How to apply?
- Click here to access the application form or scan the below QR code
- Fill in the form then click on the submit button at the end.
- Once you’ve submitted your form you won't be able to access the form again, so please make sure you send the correct information.
Applications for our Virtual Actuarial Scholar day are open and will close on 24 September 2021
Some of our Liberty actuaries sat down with us to tell us why they chose Actuarial Science.