24 months
Duration
14508 CAD/year
4508 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at University of Waterloo is a top tier academic unit among statistical and actuarial science globally. 

Overview

Our students at University of Waterloo explore topics such as Actuarial Science, Biostatistics, Data Science, Quantitative Finance, Statistics, & Statistics-Computing.

Graduate research fields

  • Computational Statistics
  • Finance
  • Industrial Statistics
  • Probability
  • Statistical Theory and Methods

Programme Structure

Study options

  • Thesis
  • Master's Research Paper
  • Coursework

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year Honours Bachelor degree with a significant statistics and/or actuarial science component.
  • An overall 78% average from a Canadian university (or its equivalent).
  • An interview may be required.
  • Three references, normally from academic sources
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25, speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14508 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7254 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    4508 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2254 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Waterloo

810 - 1447 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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