University College Dublin


Course Name Statistics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code T013 T067
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters HDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2023/2024 September.
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
HDip Statistics FT (T013)
1 Years
Full Time

HDip Statistics PT (T067)
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 HDip Statistics FT (T013): 1 year full-time.
HDip Statistics PT (T067): 2 years part-time.
Course Fee HDip Statistics (T013) Full Time
EU fee per year - €7930
nonEU fee per year - €14310

HDip Statistics (T067) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4540
nonEU fee per year - €9240

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements • Applicants must have a minimum of an upper second class honours degree in a numerical discipline or a cognate subject area.

• Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language profi ciency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.

Expand+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

International (Non EEA) applican...

Course Summary This programme is aimed at graduates whose level of statistical or mathematical training is high and have demonstrated numerical ability, but below that of a BSc Degree in Statistics. Students who are awarded a distinction or upper second-class honours in the Higher Diploma in Statistics are qualified to enter the MSc Statistics.
Course Content

Expand+On successful completion of the programme, you will reach in one year a level of statistical knowledge equivalent to that of BSc Honours graduates. You will be able to apply basic statistical reasoning, techniques and models in the analysis of real d...

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 statistica...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Data Modelling for Science STAT20070
Inferential Statistics STAT20100
Introduction to Probability STAT20110
Bayesian Analysis STAT20180
Predictive Analytics STAT20240
Statistical Machine Learning STAT30270

Stage 1 - Option

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Many students pursue careers in the pharmaceutical industry, banking, finance and risk management. There is an increase in demand for statisticians from the IT sector. Many government departments employ statisticians includin...

Further Enquiries Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 2580
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