Insurance Courses

The insurance industry is flourishing like never before. The demand for qualified insurance professionals is on rise and hence, many institutes are offering a range of insurance courses now.

Course Types and Eligibility

  • Undergraduate Programs

Courses: B.A. in Insurance, B.Sc. in Actuarial Science

Eligibility: (10+2) or equivalent from a recognized board or university

  • Postgraduate Programs

Courses: M.A. in Insurance Business, M.Sc. in Actuarial Science

Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university

  • Postgraduate Diploma Programs

Courses: PGD in Management of Insurance and Financial Services, PGD in Insurance and Risk Management, PGD in Insurance Science, PGD in Certified Risk and Insurance Management

Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree or Chartered Accountancy (CA) for PGD in Insurance and Risk Management; Bachelor’s degree for all other programs

  • Short-Term Insurance Programs

Courses: Foundation Course in Financial Planning, Certificate Course in Intermediaries (in specific subjects), Certificate Course for insurance Managers, Certificate Course for Insurance Agents

Eligibility: (10+2) or equivalent for Certificate Course for Insurance Agents, Bachelor’s degree for all other programs


  • Institute of Insurance and Risk Management
  • Insurance Institute of India
  • Centre for Insurance and Risk Management
  • Amity School of Distance Learning
  • Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies

Insurance courses offer challenging career in different Government as well as private sectors including General Life Insurance, Postal Life Insurance, Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), and so on as actuary, broker, surveyor, agent, etc. The packages offered to the professionals range between 6,000 and 25,000 per month.