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Advanced Statistics

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

This Masters in Advanced Statistics will provide you with knowledge and experience of the principles, theory and practical skills of statistics.

Our expertise spans topics including: biostatistics and statistical genetics; environmental statistics; spatial statistics; stochastic processes and time series.

You will develop a thorough grasp of statistical methodology, before going on to apply statistical skills to solve real-life problems.

You will be equipped with the skills needed to begin a career as a professional statistician; previous study of statistics is not required.

Entry Requirements

A first degree equivalent to a UK Upper Second Class Honours degree, normally with a substantial Mathematics component (at least equivalent to Level-1 courses in Mathematics and Level-2 courses in Calculus and Linear Algebra at the University of Glasgow). A substantial component of Statistics methodology, including at least Honours-level courses in probability theory, likelihood-based interference and the theory of linear models.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MRes

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

College of Science and Engineering

Department

Mathematics and Statistics

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General