Our practically'orientated course gives you the skills employers are looking for ' not just in terms of statistical knowledge, but transferable skills which will be useful whatever field you decide to work in. There is a shortage of well'qualified statisticians across the scientific, industrial and public sectors and a great demand for data analysts and statistical consultants, which our course has been specifically designed to meet.
Compulsory modules: Statistical modelling; probability and stochastic processes; inference theory; descriptive statistical analysis; and time series and forecasting, plus one further option, either survival analysis or data mining.
Course Additional Entry
We welcome applications from graduates with a good Honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in an appropriate subject. We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with a minimum of 3 years work experience. Those without formal qualifications need to demonstrate relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level. You must have competence in English language and we normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English Language requirements for international students is IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components).
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|MSc (Postgraduate)||£12,000 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|MSc (Postgraduate)||£8,000 Academic year. First year home fees|