University College Dublin


Course Name Statistics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code T020 T069
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2023/2024 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Statistics FT (T020)
1 Years
Full Time

MSc Statistics PT (T069)
2 Years
Part Time

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 1 year full-time (T020), 2 years part-time (T069).
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Statistics (T020) Full Time
EU fee per year - €8790
nonEU fee per year - €21460

MSc Statistics (T069) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4800
nonEU fee per year - €13860

***Fees are subject to change


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Entry Requirements

Expand+This programme is intended for applicants who hold a degree in Statistics or a cognate subject area. An upper second class honours, or international equivalent is required.

Those who have been awarded an upper second class honours or higher in the...


Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes

International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes


Course Summary On completion of the MSc Statistics, you will be able to demonstrate in-depth understanding of statistical concepts, apply basic statistical reasoning, techniques and models in the analysis of real data and employ technical computing skills.
Course Content

Expand+This programme is aimed at students who have an undergraduate degree in Statistics or a degree in a discipline related to Statistics and with numerate skills.

Compulsory modules are intended to ensure that all students have appropriate basic stati...

Learning Outcomes

Expand+• Approach problems in an analytical, precise and rigorous way

• Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the key skills required by a practicing statistician, including data collection methods, statistical method development, analysis of statistical...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Technical Communication MEEN40670
Mathematical Statistics STAT40320
Applied Statistical Modelling STAT40530
Dissertation STAT40710

Stage 1 - Option
Numerical Algorithms ACM40290
Data Mining COMP40370
Machine Learning with Pyt...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
Career opportunities exist in a variety of industries including pharmaceutical companies, banking, finance, government departments, risk management and the IT sector. Some past students embarked on a career in academia by proceeding to study for a PhD.

Graduates are currently working for companies such as Google, Western Union, AIB, Norbrook, Ernst & Young, O2, and SPSS. Demand for graduates continues to be strong both in Ireland and abroad.
Further Enquiries Contact Number:+353 (0)1 716 2580
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