Wima-Praktikum (Aktuarwissenschaften) / Practical Actuarial Science


Frank Bosserhoff


2/0 SWS (4 ECTS, 1 of them soft-skills)

Time and place

Dates and Venue:


15th May: 2:00 - 5:45 pm in Heho 20/1.27

30th May: 12:00-4:00 pm in Heho 20/1.27

19th June: 1:00-5:00 pm in Heho 20/1.27

Final Presentations:
12th July: 2:00-6:00 pm in Heho 22/1.42

Further Information

This course will be held in English.


The registration is due February 13th 2018 via e-Mail to hans-joachim.zwiesler(at)uni-ulm.de  

The registration must contain:

  • last name
  • first name
  • study program
  • number of semesters
  • actuarial courses and seminars taken (including Winter term 2017/18)
  • transcript.


The Practical Actuarial Science course covers in particular the features of innovative life insurance products. Moreover, it covers the simulation and taxation.

Target Group

This course can be taken by students in our Master of Finance program and Master in Economathematics with specialization Actuarial Science.


Life-, Health- and Pension-Mathematics.

Basic coding skills are desirable. We will use MS Excel and VBA. For an introduction to VBA, see the following page: VBA.