Special Aspects of Insurance Mathematics


Dr. Alexander Kling is a leading academic expert in this area. He works at the Institut für Finanz- und Aktuarwissenschaften (ifa) and combines scientific work with practical life insurance expertise.


2/0 SWS (4 ECTS)

Seminar date

This seminar takes place as a block seminar. The attendance at all seminar dates is required.
The date will be decided at the beginning of the summer semester.

Further information

If you have any questions, please contact Hajo Zwiesler (hans-joachim.zwiesler(at)uni-ulm.de)


If you are interested, please contact Hajo Zwiesler (hans-joachim.zwiesler(at)uni-ulm.de) as soon as possible with the following information:

  • name
  • subject of study, number of semesters
  • current overview of grades
  • Which lectures have you already heard in Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics and Finance (including the current semester)?


The seminar will cover recent innovations in life insurance – in particular concerning modern life insurance products and how they can be modeled. Participants of the seminar will receive current research papers which will then be presented in the seminar.

Target Group

The seminar is suitable for Master students in Wirtschaftsmathematik, Wirtschaftswissenschaften or Finance. Previous knowledge in Personenversicherungsmathematik, Insurance Economics and Finanzmathematik 1 are helpful. 

Seminar Performance

Based on the performance, every participant will be credited with a grade.