Math and Statistics

University of Calgary

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
13330 CAD/year
5873 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Intellectual curiosity, a passion for problem-solving and a drive to conduct independent research are the hallmarks of our mathematics and statistics graduate students. Our MSc in Math and Statistics program from University of Calgary have helped many graduates succeed in moving on to leading doctoral programs. 


 By the time you graduate from the MSc in Math and Statistics from University of Calgary, you will have contributed to current research in your chosen area of specialization. This might be in a pure mathematical area such as combinatorics, discrete mathematics, geometry, logic, number theory and cryptography, analysis, and mathematical physics, or in theoretical research in probability and statistics. Or you may work in industrial mathematics and operations research, with application in biology and medicine, energy markets and mathematical finance, geoscience, medical imaging, oil and gas, software and computer applications, biomedical and industrial statistics, environmental risk, actuarial science and big data analysis.


  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Biostatistics (Interdisciplinary)
  • Actuarial Science

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Measure and Integration
  • Functional Analysis
  • Topics in Probability and Statistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.
  • Bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, in the subject of the specialization to which the application is made, or a closely related area.
  • Three reference letters 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13330 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13330 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5873 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5873 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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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Math and Statistics
University of Calgary


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