Research course


King's College London · Biostatistics

Entry requirements

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree with 2:1 honours (or international equivalent).

A 2:2 degree may be considered only where applicants also offer a Masters with Merit (or international equivalents).

Months of entry

February, June, October

Course content

Our academic statisticians carry out much collaborative and applied statistical research. Recent examples include:

  • Predicting language development from early motor skills in at-risk infants who develop autism spectrum disorder;
  • Mediation analyses of the PACE trial;
  • Prediction of alcohol relapse in mothers;
  • Trial of Prophylactic antibiotics after acute stroke for reducing pneumonia in patients with dysphagia;
  • Methods for understanding mechanism in trials of parenting programmes;
  • Latent Transition Analysis of mood subtypes in Parkinson Disease;
  • Methodology for two-stage analysis of structural equation models.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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