Statistics and Applied Probability MSc MSc
The University of Nottingham
Key Course Facts
You will be introduced to the main principles in statistics. The masters will also provide you with specialised training in probability models. Many of our graduates work in roles across business and finance. Others secure jobs in pharmaceuticals and healthcare or operations research, logistics and government.
Core modules will provide you with an overall understanding of statistical and probability techniques. They will help you to develop your understanding of the topics covered in the remaining optional modules.
You'll apply the theory and techniques you have learnt by working on a research-based dissertation. Throughout the project you will benefit from supervision provided by experts within the School of Mathematical Sciences.
On graduation, you will leave Nottingham with valuable skills in:
data analysis and manipulation
Entry Requirements / Admissions
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A high 2.2 (or international equivalent) in mathematics or a closely related subject with substantial mathematical content. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
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About The University of Nottingham
The University of Nottingham is a government funded research university based in Nottingham, England. Their aim is to become global leaders in education and research, cultivating a culture of curiosity and ambition. The university’s main campus is located approximately half an hour’s bus ride away from Nottingham city centre, which gives students the peace and quiet they need to study while not removing them completely from metropolitan comforts.
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Mathematics with Statistics for Finance BSc (Hons)||Imperial College of Science||87%||2%||5%||£9250||£34000||175||London||On campus Full-time|
|Mathematics, Statistics and Economics BSc (Hons)||University of Strathclyde||88%||5%||5%||£9250||£16400||213||Glasgow||On campus Full-time|
|Mathematics and Statistics with Placement Year BSc (Hons)||The University of Sheffield||67%||2%||0%||£9250 £9250||£21450 £22520||132||Sheffield||On campus Full-time|
|Mathematics Operational Research and Statistics with a Year Abroad BSc (Hons)||Cardiff University||64%||3%||4%||£9000||£23450||145||Cardiff||On campus Full-time|
|Health Research and Statistics PgCert||The University of York||64%||3%||4%||£4220||£9350||145||York||On campus Full-time|
|Economics and Statistics BSc Econ (Hons)||University College London||77%||0%||0%||£9250||£31200||186||London||On campus Full-time|
|Computing Science/Statistics BSc (Hons)||University of Glasgow||86%||0%||0%||£27750||£84080||211||Glasgow||On campus Full-time|
|Statistics and Data Analytics BSc (Hons)||University of Greenwich||81%||5%||6%||£9250||£14500||96||London||On campus Full-time|
|Criminology (Social Statistics) MRes||The University of Manchester||81%||5%||6%||£10500||£21000||96||Manchester||On campus Full-time|
|Social Research Methods and Statistics PgDip||The University of Manchester||81%||5%||6%||£4334||£8000||96||Manchester||On campus Part-time|