University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Statistics

**This course is accredited by the Royal Statistical Society** This course prepares you for a career as a statistician. You'll learn how to solve practical statistical problems and develop personal skills including presentation and time management. There are lectures, tutorials and computing sessions. You'll do group work, presentations and role play. Most statistics lectures are recorded so you can watch them again later. The distance learning option is taught online with support via email and an online forum. Distance learners also come to the University for residential weeks. **Not quite ready for a masters course yet?** We also offer a Graduate Certificate in Statistics. This nine-month, part-time course is designed for students who need extra training to qualify for one of our masters degrees. It's taught by distance learning, so you only need to be in Sheffield for your exams in June. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MSc: Minimum 2:1 honours degree with substantial mathematical and statistical components or a pass at an equivalent level in the Graduate Certificate.

Assessment methods

You're assessed by exams, project work and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
MSc Distance learning (part-time) September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Telephone number: 
01142223808