Frequently Asked Questions
What fraction of applications do you accept?
How many students does the program accept?
What courses should I take to strengthen my profile for admission into the MFI Program?
Can I take additional courses?
Do you guarantee an internship?
Should I find my own internship sponsor or should I wait for you to provide contacts?
What is your job placement record?
Where do MFI students end up working
When will I hear about admissions decisions?
What is the graduate studies code for GRE?
Do I need to have a degree in Actuarial Science to be considered for this program?
Can I use my NSERC/OGS or scholarships in this program?
Does the program offer awards / scholarships?
Attached to the e-mail are my CV and a summary of my transcript. Would you please review these documents and give me an informal assessment of my chances for admission?
May I submit my completed application before the deadline in order to get a head start on the admissions process?
I have a very strong business background, but my quantitative training is weak. Am I a suitable candidate for this program?
I studied at University XYZ where the official language of study and examination is English. The country where I studied, however, does not have English as a first language. Do I still need a TOEFL?
I have already taken similar courses listed on the website, can I be exempt from them?
Do you offer financial aid?
I was excited to be admitted to the program, and I sent my deposit. Another opportunity has just opened up for me so may I have a refund of my deposit?
Can I work part-time while enrolled in the program?