M.Sc. On Campus

Applied Statistics

King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

24 months
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Statistics is a branch of mathematics dealing with data collection, organization, analysis, interpretation and presentation. The Applied Statistics program is offered at King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals.


The mission of the King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals department is threefold:  

  • To provide quality teaching with the aim of establishing effective and innovative undergraduate and graduate programs that will contribute to the development of the highly trained manpower in the Kingdom.
  • To enhance fundamental and applied research to a level comparable to that of the contemporary leading centers of mathematics in the world.
  • To play an active role in the scientific and technological development of the University and the Kingdom through closer inter-departmental cooperation and development of interdisciplinary programs and through its commitment to broadening and deepening the mathematical training of students in all majors and at all levels.
In Applying Statistics to, for example, a scientific, industrial, or social problem, it is conventional to begin with a statistical population or a statistical model process to be studied. 

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Statistics for Experimentersan
  • Probability and Mathematical Statistics
  • Statistical Inference 
  • Regression Analysis
  • Stochastic Processes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Copy of identification (National ID for Saudi nationals / Passport for international applicants / Iqama for residents of Saudi Arabia).
  • Complete official transcripts for BS degree and MS degree (if applying to PhD).
  • Statement-of-Purpose (a one-page essay focusing on career and research goals).
  • Recommendation Letters from 3 Professors through the online recommendation system after submitting the online application.
  • GMAT scores for MBA program (for international applicants).
  • CV mentioning briefly education and work experience.
  • Color Photograph with White Background.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

For international accepted Full-Time Students, there is no tuition fee. 

Living costs for Dhahran

2665 - 3000 SAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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