Mathematics and Statistics, M.Sc. | Carleton University | Ottawa, Canada
M.Sc. On Campus

Mathematics and Statistics

24 months
18463 CAD/year
6657 CAD/year
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The Mathematics and Statistics MSc program from Carleton University focuses on diverse areas including statistics, probability, discrete mathematics, applied mathematics, algebra and analysis, cryptography research for government, networks, coding theory and fluid dynamics.


There is also a specialized program in Biostatistics, in conjunction with the University of Ottawa, as well as concentrations in both Mathematics and Statistics. The School is a member of the Ottawa-Carleton Institute for Mathematics and Statistics (OCIMS), which offers the Mathematics and Statistics MSc program at Carleton University. Students can take courses and access research resources at both Carleton and the University of Ottawa. Learn more about Ottawa-Carleton Joint Institutes.

Capital Advantage

Our students enjoy the unique advantage of studying in the nation’s capital, providing easy access to internship opportunities in government departments and private industry. Many career opportunities are just down the road.

Fields of Specialization

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Pure Mathematics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Commutative Algebra
  • Algebraic Geometry
  • Banach Algebras
  • Complex Analysis
  • Multivariate Normal Theory
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Sampling Theory and Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honour’s bachelor’s degree in mathematics, or the equivalent, with at least B+ in the honours subject and a B- overall. 
  • Applicants holding a three-year degree, with at least a B+ average, may be admitted to a qualifying-year program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18463 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18463 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    6657 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6657 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /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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