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ASHK Examination Student Scholarship


ASHK Examination/
Certificate in Hong Kong Insurance Markets and Regulations

Student Scholarship 2020

The Actuarial Society of Hong Kong (ASHK) is delighted to introduce our Student Scholarship to full time local university students in Actuarial Science major. It is part of our commitment to promoting the highest standards of local insurance market and regulatory knowledge and professional excellence within the actuarial profession.

The Insurance Authority (IA) expects that a candidate passing this exam would be one of the acceptable means of satisfying the local knowledge requirement for the approval of all actuaries performing statutory roles.  This 1.5-hours open book exam on a self-study basis can make a difference for you in job hunting upon graduation and thus for your future career development in the profession.

Scholarships will be granted to the following local universities offering Actuarial programmes:

Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • BBA in Insurance, Financial and Actuarial Analysis (Full-Time)
Hang Seng University of Hong Kong
  • BSc (Hons) in Actuarial Studies and Insurance (Full-Time)
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • MSc in Applied Mathematics for Science and Technology (Actuarial and Investment Science) (Full-Time)
University of Hong Kong
  • BSc in Actuarial Science (Full-Time)

Scholarship Quotas:
Up to 30 scholarships will be awarded.
Applicants will be ranked and we will guarantee at least 5 seats for each of Life Insurance track (plus core), General Insurance track (plus core) and Pension track (plus core). The remaining will be given according to the ranking.

Scholarship candidates are made by nomination. The exam fee of HK$1,000 will be waived. The university may consider various factors when nominating appropriate individuals for the scholarship at its own discretion. Since the ASHK Examination is only open to ASHK members, the scholarship recipient must join the ASHK as our member in order to be eligible for the scholarship.

Application period for the May 2020 exam diet will be from 13 Jan 2020 through 8 May 2020

The 2020 ASHK Examination Date: 21 August 2020 (Friday)

For details, please download the Official Rules below or contact us at 2147 9168 / email to

Student Scholarship Official Rules

Student Scholarship Application Form

Membership Application Form (For applicants who are not currently the ASHK member)
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