An undergraduate 2:1 degree (or equivalent) containing quantitative elements.
Months of entry
The PGDip/MSc in Applied Statistics and Datamining is a commercially relevant programme of study providing students with the statistical data analysis skills needed for business, commerce and other applications.
- The programme is commercially relevant and has content aligned with the requirements of partners in the commercial analysis sector. Dissertation topics are generated in part by our commercial partners.
- Teaching includes widespread commercial software packages (SAS, SPSS) along with popular open-source tools (R).
The PGDip/MSc in Applied Statistics and Datamining is a one-year taught programme run by the School of Mathematics and Statistics. The programme is aimed at those with a good degree containing quantitative elements who wish to gain statistical data analysis skills.
The programme consists of two semesters with taught components which include a mixture of short, intense courses with a large proportion of continuous assessment and more traditional lecture courses with end of semester exams.
For those on the MSc, the taught component will be followed by a 15,000-word dissertation project taking place during the last three months of the course.
The School of Mathematics and Statistics is well equipped with personal computers and laptops, a parallel computer and an on-site library.
Information for international students
A minimum of IELTS 7.0 or equivalent
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Secretary
- +44 (0)1334 462344