The Department of Statistics and
The aim of the Department of
Statistics and Insurance Science of the University of Piraeus is the theoretical and
practical training of students in the fields of Statistics and Insurance Science,
including Actuarial Science. The courses offered are a combination of theoretical and
applied subjects. The students in the Department have the opportunity of specializing in
both Statistics and Insurance Science through a balanced integrated program of carefully
selected undergraduate courses.
The syllabus of the course, besides
the compulsory background courses and courses of general interest, includes a variety of
subjects in the field of statistics - theoretical and applied - as well as subjects
of interest in insurance and actuarial applications.
The graduates of the Department are
equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to deal with statistical analyses in
centers of applied research, to become quantitative analysts or risk managers in financial
institutions and insurance companies, or to pursue a career as an actuary. A substantial
number of our graduates goes on to pursue postgraduate studies in their chosen field of
interest from a wide spectrum of subjects which includes statistics, biostatistics,
economics and finance, risk management, actuarial science, statistics with computing etc.
UNIVERSITY OF PIRAEUS
Department of Statistics and Insurance Science,
80 Karaoli & Dimitriou Street,
Tel: 0030 210 4142005, 0030 210 4142306-7
Fax: 0030 210 4142340, Telex: 241321 AVSP GR