Taught course

Statistics

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Mathematics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirements are at least an upper second class honours degree from a UK University, or the equivalent from an overseas University, in Mathematics or in a subject with some significant mathematical content. Students should also have some basic knowledge of probability and statistics in their degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme aims to offer you a professional training in statistics, preparing you for employment as a statistician in business, industry, education, medicine, government or scientific research establishments. It covers areas such as statistical data analysis and modelling, multivariate and non-parametric statistics.

Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English require a minimum score of IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in each other component or equivalent.

Fees and funding

A limited number of Scholarships are available to UK/EU MSc students. These scholarships are funded by EPSRC and cover full tuition fees only.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations50
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation30

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Administrator
Email
pg-maths@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)161 275 5804