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Statistics and Applied Probability MSc

Statistics and Applied Probability MSc

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

20-SEP-21

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Statistics Probability Theory

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Encompasses the development of new probabilistic techniques inspired by applications from research in stochastic processes, queueing processes, epidemic models and reliability.

Overview

Key facts

  • Gain in-depth knowledge of both statistics and probability
  • Consists of compulsory and optional modules to give you the flexibility to study your topics of interest
  • Demand exists for qualified statisticians with an understanding of application areas including data analytics, healthcare modelling and artificial intelligence.
  • Statistics and Applied Probability research has major impact in many areas such as advances in data science, healthcare and the digital economy

The MSc offers you the opportunity to further your knowledge in both of these areas, which will be beneficial for a professional career in statistics or as a solid basis for research in statistics or applied probability.

Careers

The MSc offers you the opportunity to further your knowledge in both statistics and applied probability, which will be beneficial for a professional career in statistics or as a solid basis for research in statistics or applied probability.

Modules

The purpose of this course is to provide the initial underpinning of the fundamentals of statistical inference, linear regression models, probability techniques and Markov chains. There will be in-depth study of more advanced statistical inference theory, and hands-on experience of modern statistical computing software

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£11,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£22,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a 2:2 (or international equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related subject with substantial mathematical content.