Research course

Statistics - Oxford Warwick Programme

University of Warwick · Department of Statistics

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Entry requirements

First Class undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a discipline with substantial mathematical content and a distinction at MSc, or a First Class undergraduate degree with integrated Masters.

Months of entry


Course content

Our Oxford-Warwick Programme is run jointly between our Department of Statistics and the University of Oxford.

Offered through a Centre for Doctoral Training, it gives you the opportunity to focus on the theory, methods and applications of Statistical Science for 21st century data-intensive environments and large-scale models. It is the first centre of its type in the world, designed to equip you for a career in both academia and industry.

Department specialisms

Statistical Theory and Methods Probability and Financial Mathematics; Probability Theory; Random Processes; Stochastic Analysis; Bayesian Statistics; Computational Statistics; Statistical Analysis of Big and Small Datasets; Multivariate and High Dimensional Data; Biostatistics; Medical Statistics; Mathematical Finance; Environmental Modelling; Game Theory; Bayesian Decision Theory; Applications of Probability in Finance and Economics; Time Series; Spatial Statistics; Brownian Motion; Branching Processes; Stochastic Processes; Statistical Mechanics; Bayesian Methods; Likelihood Methods; Computational Statistics; Time Series Methods and High-Dimensional Statistical Models. Probability Theory and Applications Exponential Functionals of Brownian Motion; Random Matrix Theory; Stochastic Geometry and Networks; Random Fractals; Financial Stochastic Calculus; Interacting Systems and Image Analysis; Stochastic Control; Perfect Simulation; and Levy Processes

Information for international students

English Language requirement: IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6.5 in all components), Band B. For more guidance on English language requirements please visit this page.

Fees and funding

UK students
£4,270 (full-time)
International students
£17,050 (full-time)

For more information on funding please visit our Postgraduate fees and funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    full time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)24 7652 4585