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Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)

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Country: Republic of Korea

Graduate School of Global Insurance and Pension (GSGIP) explores a variety of topics of insurance, pension and financial services, emphasizing on business ethics and providing analytical insights as well as effective communication skills under a globalized course environment.

Our objectives are to equip students for a globally outstanding career in the insurance and pension sector, and to contribute to the development of the financial market as a leading education provider.

GSGIP offers staff lectures, case studies, group work, student participation, and class room discussions. Every semester, students are also offered to attend international level of academic conferences such as IAFICO, APRIA, ARIA and etc. Besides, the course provides a dual degree program joint with St. John’s University located in New York.

SKKU has played a significant role in insurance education, referred as a Mecca of Insurance in Korea. There are more than 200 alumni specialized in insurance from School of Business since its establishment in 1972 and 200 graduates from Sungkyun World Insurance Program, who altogether founded the biggest alumni community in the insurance and pension sector - “Sung Bo Hui”. Currently our alumni form a powerful and expanding network of prominent people in leading organizations. Scholars from SKKU established and served as the first president of Korean Insurance Academic Society (1964), Korean Risk Management Society (1989), Korean Academy of Financial Consumers (2010) and International Academy of Financial Consumers (2015). Graduates will be part of the biggest network in insurance pension field.

Degrees offered: Master of Financial Administration (Insurance)

Course listings:
Actuarial Mathematics I for Life Insurance and Pension
Actuarial Mathematics II for General Insurance
Business Ethics and CSR in Finance
Enterprise Risk Management & Communication
Financial Accounting for Insurance and Pension
Financial Data Analysis
Financial Law, Regulation, & Competition policy
Financial Management
Financial Markets
Financial Planning
Financial Risk Management
Financial Statistics
FINTECH, Society and Human Resource Management
General Insurance
Global Financial Market Research
Global Financial Markets
Global Strategies in Finance
Insurance and Pension Economics
Insurance and Pension Marketing
Insurance Underwriting
Life Insurance
Risk Analysis & Modeling
Seminar Abroad
Surety and Cooperative
The Global Insurance and Pension
The Pension Theory
The Social Changes and the Finance
Understanding the Social Insurance
World Economy and the Civil Society


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