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Applied Statistics - Actuarial Science

University of Mauritius

24 months
1003 EUR/year
1003 EUR/year
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The MSc in Applied Statistics - Actuarial Science at University of Mauritius will serve a growing need for highly trained professionals in the Statistical and Actuarial sciences who possess the skills to analyse data with a view to provide support for informed decision making, and for addressing problems involving uncertainty in government, finance, insurance and business.


The objective of the MSc Applied Statistics - Actuarial Science program at University of Mauritius is to provide postgraduate training to students in specialised application areas of statistics and actuarial science.

Learning Outcomes

On the completion of the programme, the students should be able to:

  • Identify and apply appropriate advanced statistical and actuarial techniques to solve a given decision making problem, coupled with uncertainty, and propose solutions in areas of finance, insurance and other business sectors.
  • Use specialized packages for data (risk) modelling and analysis, including performing simulations and data-mining.
  • Build predictive univariate or multivariate statistical models for application in a wide range of fields. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modelling Time Series and Longitudinal Data
  • Survey Methods and Survey Data Analysis 
  • Multivariate Methods 
  • Data Mining
  • Statistical Inference and Computational Methods
  • Stochastic Processes

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




78 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science with strong coverage of statistics/econometrics and actuarial studies. 
  • Or equivalent qualifications acceptable to the University of Mauritius. Consideration can also be given to students having strong quantitative background in relevant field.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1003 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1003 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1003 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1003 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 48,600 Mauritian rupee


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