University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Statistics and Applied Probability

This course is suitable for students who wish to broaden and deepen their knowledge in both statistics and applied probability. The course offers the opportunity to further 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. Topics include advanced stochastic processes, queueing processes, epidemic models and reliability, as well as most of those listed for the MSc Statistics.

Entry requirements

2.2 (or international equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related subject with substantial mathematical content. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).

Course modules

Modules include: advanced stochastic processes; applications of statistics; computational statistics; fundamentals of statistics; statistics dissertation; stochastic financial modelling; stochastic models; time series and forecasting.

Assessment methods

Students will typically be assessed by an examination or coursework at the end of the semester in which a given module is taught. Over the summer period towards the end of the course, students will undertake a dissertation of 15,000-25,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,140 per Whole course (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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