Entry requirements

Taught master's with a substantial statistical element, usually with a distinction, or equivalent experience

Months of entry

January, October, April

Course content

The Department has an international reputation for the development of statistical methodology which has grown from its long history of active contributions to research and teaching in statistics. Our core areas of research are social statistics, time series, and risk and stochastics in insurance and finance. Many LSE staff, past and present, have made significant contributions to the development of statistics.

Department specialisms

statistical theory, time series, stochastic modelling, financial mathematics, financial statistics, actuarial statistics, industrial statistics, latent variable modelling, and sample survey theory and methods

Information for international students

IELTS 7.0

Fees and funding

ESRC, LSE, EPSRC

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36-48 months

MPhil

full time
36-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Office
Email
stu.rec@lse.ac.uk
Phone
020 7955 6613