University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Statistics

This course aims to offer professional training in statistics, preparing you for employment as a statistician in business, industry, education, medicine, government or scientific research establishments; it covers areas such as longitudinal data analysis and modelling, multivariate and non-parametric statistics. This degree is accredited by The Royal statistical society. A financial statistics pathway is also available.

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirements are at least a good upper second class Honours degree from a UK University, or the equivalent from an overseas University, in Mathematics or in a subject with significant mathematical content. Students should also have a sound background of basic probability and statistics in their degree, at least up to the second year level of a Mathematics degree in the UK. Specialist knowledge of finance for the Financial statistics pathway is not required. For student whose first degree programme was not taught in English, we require a minimum overall IELTS score of 6.5, with at least 5.5 in each module and 6.0 in writing.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (International) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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