Statistical Data Science (Part-time) programme at Birkbeck, University of London is ideal for those looking to upskill quickly in the theoretical underpinnings and practical implementation of the kinds of statistical analysis that are often required in the practice of data science.
It will give you the confidence to ask the right questions when presented with a statistical analysis to check through, and to carry out such an analysis by yourself using a high-level statistical programming language.
Careers and Employability
Graduates can pursue careers in data collection, research, and analysis, modelling and forecasting. Possible professions include statistician, operational researcher, or research scientist (maths). This Statistics programme at Birkbeck, University of London may also be useful in becoming a forensic statistician or high education lecturer.
- Advanced Mathematical Methods
- Statistics: Theory and Practice
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
You are strongly advised to apply now, to ensure there are still places on your chosen course and to give you enough time to complete the admissions process.
DisciplinesMathematics Statistics Actuarial Science View 214 other Masters in Statistics in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- An undergraduate degree with a substantial quantitative component (providing some familiarity with elementary probability and statistical theory) plus A-level mathematics (or equivalent).
- Some combination of the Birkbeck modules Calculus 1 and/or Probability and Statistics, each of which must be passed with a mark of at least 60, may be offered in lieu of parts of the standard entry criteria. These modules can be studied at a fee which is pro rata that of the BSc Mathematics. A student application link can be sent to you upon request.
- Your personal details
- Your qualifications
- Your work experience
- Your personal statement
- Statistical information
- English proficiency
- The application form
International5460 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5460 GBP per year during 12 months.
National3190 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3190 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for London
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.