12 months
42801 USD/year
10348 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Statisticians are in demand. The huge variety and quantity of data generated today means more people are needed who can analyse it and make sense of it. The Applied Statistics programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington .


Key facts

Our Master of  Applied Statistics offered at the Victoria University of Wellington is designed to train you in a range of advanced statistical methods and give practical experience in the variety of work professional statisticians are involved in.

Develop your research, analytical, and client communication and consultancy expertise. You'll gain a toolbox of skills so you can solve real-life problems. Graduate prepared for a career with many different types of workplace including government agencies, science institutions and businesses.

Practical experience

Your programme will be made up of both coursework at the University and practical training in the field. The MAppStat has a professional focus and you'll complete a consultancy project and work experience practicum. This will give you a unique experience among applied statistics programmes internationally.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Probability 
  • Research Methods 
  • Statistical Consulting 
  • Statistical Practicum 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant subject

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    42801 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42801 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    10348 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10348 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Estimated domestic fees  :NZ$14,348 for the full programme
  • Estimated international fees : NZ$59,171  for the full programme

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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