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Statistics with Applications in Medicine Pgdip

Statistics with Applications in Medicine Pgdip

Key information

Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Statistics Medical Statistics

Course type


Course Summary

This advanced programme in applied statistics, led by statisticians from across the University and the MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, provides a broad grounding in advanced statistical methods, with a focus on applications in research, the NHS and the pharmaceutical industry. We have close connections with many pharmaceutical companies and medical research organisations.

Different course options

Full time | Highfield Campus | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Research Skills - Core
Statistics Seminars - Core
Clinical Trials - Core
Epidemiological Methods - Core
Survival Analysis - Core
Statistical Theory - Core
Statistical Computing - Core
Design of Experiments - Core
Generalised Linear Models - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have First or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University in a discipline that provides some quantitative training (e.g. computer science, economics, engineering, mathematics, physics, statistics.)

University information

The University of Southampton has a long history of tradition, prestige and success, having just celebrated 100 years of its Highfield Campus. A founding member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, the University is ranked in the Top 20 UK universities in the Complete University Guide, 2020 and is also a three-times winner of the Queen's Anniversary Prize. The University is spread across five campuses in Southampton,...more

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