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About

Learn how to solve practical statistical problems and develop personal skills including presentation and time management in the Statistics programme from University of Sheffield.  

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Overview

This Statistics course at University of Sheffield will teach you the theories behind a variety of statistical techniques, and how to apply them in scenarios that professional statisticians face every day.

Key Features  

  • You’ll develop a detailed working knowledge of important statistical techniques and concepts, including linear and generalised linear modelling, Bayesian statistics, time series and machine learning. You’ll learn how to analyse and draw meaningful conclusions from data, and develop your programming skills using the statistical computing software R. 
  • This course also includes modules on how to collect data and design experiments, and the role of statistics in clinical trials.

Accreditation

  • Our MSc is accredited by the Royal Statistical Society. It will teach you how to think and act like a professional.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Analysis
  • Statistical Laboratory
  • Linear Models
  • Dependent Data  
  • Inference
  • Sampling, Design and Medical Statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Student insurance

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  • 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

  • We ask for a 2:1 honours degree, or equivalent, with substantial mathematical and statistical components. 
  • In particular, you should have studied the following topics and performed well in assessments on them (for example, a score of at least 60 per cent). 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23250 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /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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