The School of Risk and Actuarial Studies, UNSW Australia Business School focuses on integrated research into risk, risk management, actuarial studies, insurance, superannuation and population ageing.

The school is actively involved in extensive research with AIPAR (Australian Institute for Population Ageing and Research) and a number of faculty are Associate Investigators for the Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing and Research (CEPAR).

Staff within the School of Risk & Actuarial are regularly active in conducting research and producing publications. The major research interests of the staff cover the latest developments in financial and insurance modelling.

The risk management and actuarial studies programs are also active at an international level in its research, and international visitors contribute to the School remaining at the leading edge of research.