Entry requirements

You should have or expect to gain an upper second class honours degree, or equivalent, which includes a substantial amount of statistics and mathematics. Well qualified applicants who do not meet this requirement will be considered on merit.

MSc Statistics

Months of entry

October

Course content

This programme provides high level training in statistics. Students learn to analyse and critically interpret data, build statistical models of real situations, and use statistical software packages.

Students on this programme have excellent career prospects. Former students have taken up positions in consulting firms, banks and in the public sector. Many go on to take higher degrees. Graduates of the MSc are awarded Graduate Statistician (GradStat) status by the Royal Statistical Society.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5

Fees and funding

LSE Graduate Support Scheme. ESRC

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
9 or 12 months
part time
21 or 24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations75
Dissertation25

Course contact details

Name
The Student Recruitment Office
Email
stu.rec@lse.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7955 6613