Taught course

Medical Statistics

Institution
University of Leeds · Department of Statistics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A bachelor degree with a 2.1 hons in a subject including mathematics and statistics. No background in medicine is required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course combines in-depth training in mainstream advanced statistical modelling with a specialisation in medical applications.

This flexible degree programme allows you to blend theoretical and applied statistical disciplines, ideal for training in medical statistics. It combines compulsory and optional modules allowing you to train in a range of statistical techniques (and transferable skills) suitable for either careers in medical statistics and research-related professions, or for further academic research.

Options within the course vary from mainstream topics in statistical methodology to more specialised areas such as epidemiology and biostatistics.

If you do not meet the full academic entry requirements then you may wish to consider the Graduate Diploma in Mathematics. This course is aimed at students who would like to study for a mathematics related MSc course but do not currently meet the entry requirements. Upon completion of the Graduate Diploma, students who meet the required performance level will be eligible for entry onto a number of related MSc courses, in the following academic year.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
maths-msc@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 0945