Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme introduces you to the methods of statistical analysis, together with the underlying theory and some of the associated mathematics. The Graduate Diploma gives you the chance to study one or more specific areas of statistics in greater depth. You will gain an understanding of statistical methods and will be able to apply them to the analysis of real'world data sets. You will also learn how to use statistical computer packages.

Course Modules

Compulsory modules: Mathematics for statistics; statistics: theory and practice. Then you take 2 further modules, including at least 1 module from: Probability models and time series; or statistical modelling.

Course Additional Entry

A first degree in any subject, plus A'level mathematics or equivalent. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each of the sub'tests.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Part Time Evening
Graduate Diploma (Postgraduate) £3,825  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time Evening
Graduate Diploma (Postgraduate) £1,975  Academic year. First year home fees