University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Probability and Statistics

Postgraduate research gives students the opportunity to deepen their interest in the subject, and to develop practical, computing and mathematical skills of value whether they wish later to continue in academic research, or become a practising statistician or pursue a career in finance, commerce, business, management, manufacturing or the public service; the department offers the opportunity for study leading to MPhil and PhD degrees by research; it also offers a PhD with integrated studies, incorporating a substantial taught component.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

School of Mathematics and Statistics
Telephone number: 
0114 2223808