12 months
21798 USD/year
5367 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Statistics programme from The University of Hong Kong is designed to provide a rigorous training in the principles and the practice of statistics. It emphasizes in applications and aims to prepare candidates for further study, research, consulting work and administration in various fields through computer-aided and hands-on experience. 


The Statistics programme from The University of Hong Kong offers great flexibilities for students who wish to take a general approach, or a specialized theme in Risk Management or Data Analytics. For a specialized theme, there are core courses and elective courses for students to choose from.

Learning outcomes

Students joining the programme are expected to come from a wide range of disciplines. The programme is recommended for those at work to be part-time students and will benefit from interaction with classmates of similar or different backgrounds as well as for fresh graduates to be full-time students to get a postgraduate degree before working.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Fundamentals of statistical inference
  • Advanced statistical modelling
  • Financial data analysis 
  • Advanced quantitative risk management
  • Computational statistics
  • Spatial data analysis

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree with Honours or an equivalent qualification; and
  • Applicants should have knowledge of matrices and calculus, introductory statistics and linear modelling.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    21798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21798 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    5367 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5367 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Local: 42,100 HK$ per annum
  • Non local: 171,000 HK$ per annum

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /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.

Our partners

The University of Hong Kong


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!