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Mathematics, Statistics and Applications

University of Madeira

24 months
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The cycle of studies oriented towards obtaining a Masters Degree in Mathematics, Statistics and Applications at University of Madeira, Statistics and Applications has the duration of 4 semesters (2 academic years). Those who obtain 120 ECTS in this cycle are awarded the title.


This Mathematics, Statistics and Applications masters at University of Madeira aims to provide scientific training in different domains of Mathematics and Statistics, qualifying students to find a public or a private employment that values the acquired knowledge and skills (particularly in sectors with high scientific and technological incidence) or to deepen the knowledge in Mathematics or Statistics enrolling in a PhD programm. 

A continuous update of knowledge/learning and a sustainable evolution are common characteristics of mathematicians and extremely valued by employing entities. Therefore, the course has been conceived in such a way that its graduates receive the necessary tools to overcome challenges and to think outside of the box. They will have the seeds to produce innovating ideas, for example, deducing theoretical aspects from natural phenomena. 


As Mathematics is a broad subject and strongly related to innovation, science and technology, professionals in this area may pursue a career in innumerable places as they are qualified and able to: work in interdisciplinary environments, applying their problem-solving skills in new contexts related to Mathematics and particularly Statistics; carry out technical and consulting duties in planning or management offices in the area of banking, insurance, finances and services; carry out higher technician duties in public institutions; develop activities within the scope of model construction in forecasting and research issues; follow an academic career or one more focused on research.


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Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Mathematical Models
  • Statistic Complements
  • Mathematics and Applications to Other Sciences
  • Times Series and Forecasting
  •  Decision Theory, Game Theory and Social Choice
  • Computational Statistics
  • Inventory Management
  • Foundation and Applied Combinatorics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This degree is aimed at all those who hold an Undergraduate Degree in areas related to mathematics, engineering or other similar areas. Candidates may apply if holders of an undergraduate degree or legal equivalent; holders of an international higher academic degree, recognized as meeting the objectives of an Undergraduate degree in the field of electrotechnical engineering; holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum recognized by head of this cycle of studies, attesting to the ability to the conclusion of the degree.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Funchal

521 - 798 EUR /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.

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