What are these exams all about?
In the route to becoming and
Actuary, a series of exams must be completed to show your progression in
the field. These exams do not need to be taken in any particular
order, although most people begin with Exam P/1 or FM/2. Listed below are
links to information about the preliminary exams. To read
more information about the exams in general, or the exams after these,
Do not be fooled by
the material. These exams are very difficult and when preparing for them
they should be taken seriously in order to pass. It is recommended
that for every one hour of the exam, you should study at least 100 hours.
(i.e. Exam P/1 is a 3 hour exam, so it
is recommended that you study at least 300 hours)