University of Bristol
The course aims to provide a bridge for strong students between undergraduate and PhD study, allowing an increase in the depth and breadth of understanding in a range of topics in statistics and probability, and developing overall research perspective and vision before finalising an area of research. Through a range of core and optional taught units the MSc will develop your understanding of appropriate mathematical and statistical theory and equip you with the fundamental skills for the modelling and analysis of statistical problems. The research project will provide you with an opportunity to tackle a genuine statistical problem using a variety of theoretical, analytical, methodological and computational techniques.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree in mathematics, statistics, or in a subject with substantial statistical and/or mathematical content.
Core units: Advanced time series; graphical modelling; monte carlo methods; nonparametric regression; stochastic processes; stochastic optimisation; research project.
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|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Tyndall Avenue, Bristol||Bristol||BS8 1TH||South West|
Fionnuala Hill Postgraduate Student
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