Questions about these courses should be directed to the program instructor.
Please note: course descriptions are tentative and subject to change.
Students on this program are required to take:
RMIN 559.02: Selected topics: International Insurance Markets (3 credits)
and will choose one of the following two options:
MGST 597.08: Fnce Risk Foreign Operation (3 credits)
UNIV 501.25: Culture: London/Bermuda (3 credits)
This program provides 2 courses (6 units) in total.
RMIN 559.02: RMIN 317 or consent of department
MGST 597.XX: consent of department
UNIV 501.XX: consent of department
Date TBD, Calgary: Mandatory pre-departure orientation
May 3, 10, 17 & 24, Calgary: Mandatory pre-departure academic sessions
May 29: Travel to Bermuda via Ontario
May 30: Arrive in Bermuda and get settled
May 31-June 1: Lectures and tutorials
June 2-3: Meet with industry executives
June 4: Depart Bermuda for London
June 5: Arrive in London
June 6-9: Meet with industry executives
June 10: Depart for Calgary or further travel
For a comprehensive program itinerary, please click here
Assignments and deadlines to be confirmed
The estimated cost of the International Insurance Markets Group Study Program is $7,479. This includes tuition, airfare, field trips, local transportation, accommodations and meals.
For the full cost breakdown and payment deadlines, please see the program Student Cost Summary.
Important information regarding deposit payments: Deposits are non-refundable. Deposits secure your space in the program and allows payment for logistical arrangements to be made in advance.
International Study Travel Grant: Students studying abroad may be eligible for the University of Calgary's International Study Travel Grant. For more information on eligibility, application details and deadlines please click here.
This program is partially funded by the Haskayne School of Business Student Experience Funds. These funds are administered by the Faculty.
Students are also eligible to apply for the William H. McGannon Foundation scholarships. Find more information, dates and links to the application here.
Student loans: If you qualify for student loans, your program should qualify. We are able to provide you with a letter confirming your participation in the program for funding purposes. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a letter.
Please note that eligibility for student loans is determined by your loans provider.
Click here for more info on funding opportunities!
All accommodations will be safe, clean and appropriate for student groups.
For more information, please contact the program instructor or Haskayne program administrator.
This program is open to all Haskayne School of Business students in good academic standing with the appropriate pre-requisite courses. Preference is given to RMIN concentration students. Actuarial Science students in 3rd year or above will also be considered.
Applications will be considered when all required documents are received.
Announcements on whether you have been selected to the program will not be distributed until after the November 15 deadline.
Statement of Purpose
Please tell us why you want to study abroad, why you have selected this particular program (academic reasons, personal interest, career prospects, etc.), how this program will meet your academic objectives and/or complement your degree, how you plan to finance your program and why you should be selected.
The Statement of Purpose is submitted within your online application (max 500 words).
Note: Because the online application will time out after one hour, we recommend that you compose your statement of purpose in advance in Word to check for spelling, grammar and word count, and then paste it into the online application.
You will need to upload a copy of your unofficial transcript to your RAISA application. Click here for a step-by-step guide to access your unofficial transcript.
Meeting with the Instructor
You may be asked to meet with the professor to determine if you are a good fit for the program. If that is the case, you will be contacted by the instructor for a meeting.