Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

24 months
19716 USD/year
19716 USD/year
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The Master of Biostatistics aims to develop and apply statistical scientific research on problems related to life, especially in biological and health areas methods. 


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.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




57 credits alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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

  • 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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