Research course

Statistics and Epidemiology

Institution
Lancaster University · Medicine
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

At least an upper second class honours degree or its equivalent, with a substantial statistical and/or epidemiological component.

Months of entry

October

Course content

CHICAS conducts research on the development of novel statistical and epidemiological methods and their applications. The methodological strengths of staff are in spatial statistics and longitudinal data analysis. The applied research spans a wide range of clinical settings both in the UK and internationally with collaborations in Europe, Africa, North and South America.

Research topics can focus on either methodological development, substantive application, or a blend of the two. You will be allocated a space in a shared office and will be encouraged to attend and make presentations at scientific meetings both within the UK and overseas.

Information for international students

English language requirements - IELTS 6.5 overall (minimum element scores apply).

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0) 1524 593936