In this sense, the field of statistics plays an important role as it helps us to sort out information, keeping only that which is essential to draw relevant conclusions.
The Statistics program at the University of Neuchâtel is taught by internationally recognized visiting professors and the faculty of the Institute of Statistics (ISTAT). Research interests include sampling, estimation, semi-/non-parametric methods, multivariate statistics, data mining and complex data analysis. ISTAT maintains constant and productive collaboration with the Swiss Federal Statistical Office. Public as well as private organizations engage the Institute for a range of different projects.
CareersStudents that have already successfully completed the program occupay high-ranking positions in various well-known entreprises and organizations or in the field of public statistics, biostatistics or finance.
- Inferential statistics and test theory
- Multivariate analysis
- Probability theory
- Statistical software
- Survey sampling
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Even though the deadline of April 30 has already passed, it is still possible to deposit a request for late admission until August 15
DisciplinesStatistics View 7 other Masters in Statistics in Switzerland
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- The MSc is open to all students in possession of either a Bachelor’s degree in Sciences, Economics or Human Sciences, or of any other degree deemed equivalent by the admissions committee.
- The prerequisite is a sufficient level in mathematics (analysis and linear algebra) and statistics (inference and linear modelling).
International764 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 764 EUR per year during 18 months.
National498 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 498 EUR per year during 18 months.
The tuition fee for national students is 515 CHF per semester and for international (non-residents) is 790 CHF per semester.
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