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Actuarial Society

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Have you considered the Actuarial profession or would like to learn more about it? 
Actuaries use their mathematical skills and business acumen to assess the financial impact of risk and uncertainty. It is a highly paid profession, with many opportunities and a good work-life balance.


About BUAS

Bristol University Actuarial Society is the University's only society dedicated to the Actuarial profession. Our main objectives are to increase awareness of the Actuarial profession, inform our members about the opportunities available to them and to equip aspiring actuaries with the skills needed to join the profession. We are unique as we are such a specific society, which means we can offer many exciting events and opportunities our members will really benefit from.

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Reasons to join

  • Gain more insight into actuarial profession
  • Networking events that give you contact with industry leading firms
  • Increase actuarial career prospects and commercial awareness
  • Help decide what industry to specialise in within this profession


Events and opportunities

  • High quality networking events
  • Presentations and workshops to promote the actuarial  professional
  • Master classes to give members more insight into the different areas to specialise in.
  • Workshops to help students through the application process- including CV and cover letter help, assessment day, case study and interview practice.
  • Insight days in the offices of our various partners and sponsors
  • Social events so members can interact with like-minded peers


Membership is completely FREE




No elections are currently running

Terms and conditions

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Membership Fee Inclusions


Prior to signing up to a Club or Society speak to the Committee to find out what your membership includes and if there are any further expenses throughout the year.


Service Standards


All Club or Society members can expect to receive:


  • The opportunity to attend regular meetings, events, activities, trips and socials as arranged.
  • The opportunity to stand for a committee position or vote in their elections (Bristol students only).
  • For Sports Club – to attend regular training sessions and have the opportunity to be selected for the teams.


Code of Conduct


When joining a club or society you are agreeing to abide by the constitution, general rules, regulations and policies of University of Bristol Students’ Union and also the Club or Society Code of Conduct which sets out the level of behaviour & discipline expected of all Club & Society members.


Download the Code of Conduct


Refund Policy


Any customer who pays for a membership subscription to a Bristol SU Society, Sports Club, Student Media and initiatives has a 14 day cooling off period from the time and date of purchase during which they have the right to cancel the subscription and receive a full refund. If you do decide to cancel within the 14 days, Bristol SU will refund your payment within a further 30 days of the cancellation.  To request a refund please email:


Data sharing (Sports Club members only)


Please be aware that Bristol SU may share data relating to the members of its sports clubs with the Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health (a department of the University).  This information may be used for the purposes of communicating direct with these members and/or to cross-reference against SEH's Sports Pass membership records.


As part of Bristol SU's membership of British Universities & Colleges Sports (BUCS) Bristol SU may have to share data on to its sports clubs members so BUCS can, from time to time, communicate with these members. 


Data sharing (Societies members only)


If you're joining one of the societies listed below please be aware that your name and email address will be shared with Bristol Hub for the purpose of keeping you up to date with their activities through their email “The Week”:

AIESEC Bristol, AMICUS Bristol, Anti-Slavery Society, Bristol Feminists, Bristol Friends of MSF, Bristol Marrow, Bristol Social Enterprise Society, Bristol Student Action for Refugees, Bristol University Amnesty International, Conservation Group, Bristol University Oxfam Group, Bristol University Sustainability Team, Bristol Volunteers for Development Abroad, Engineers Without Borders, Howard League for Penal Reform Student Society, International Affairs Society, Medsin Bristol, Model United Nations, and Vegetarian and Vegan Society.


For more information on Bristol Hub visit:


If you do not want your details shared with the Hub please email:

These terms shall be governed by English law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. Nothing in these terms shall exclude liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.