Calls to initiate actuarial academic degrees in UAE
Friday, 10 23 2015, Category: Insurance and Reinsurance, Country: U.A.E
Insurance managers and officials asked local universities in the UAE to provide specializations in actuarial science or a sub-specialization in mathematics or accounting.
The confirmed that there is a shortage in local academic programs that can train actuaries whereas the Insurance Authority compels companies to appoint an actuary at each company.
The legal manager at American Life Insurance Company (Metlife) Mr. Mohammad Abandah said that the number of actuarial experts in the world is limited.
Source: Al Roeya