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Biostatistics, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The Master's program in Biostatistics is aimed at health professionals and life sciences, as well as people with prior training in statistics, mathematics and related areas who work in the health sector. 

For all applicants are required to demonstrate reading comprehension of English by certified examination; at least at the B1 level according to the Common European Framework of Reference, as well as knowledge and skills in basic statistics and an intermediate level mathematics. It is also having skill in the use of computational tools expected.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic component.
  • Component specialization.
  • Deepening component.
  • Elective component.
  • Research component.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    57 credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

  • Registration form completely filled.
  • Proof of payment of registration fees
  • Photocopies of diplomas relating to obtaining a degree) formal university undergraduate and previously sent by the AS aspiring graduate.
  • Enlarged photocopy of the Certificate of Citizenship.
  • Certificate of good conduct from the home university.
  • Qualifications obtained in formal university education (leading to degree) and graduate previously be sent by the applicant.
  • Resume with personal data

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19716 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9858 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    19716 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9858 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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  • 1571843 - 2155960 COP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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