MRes in Advanced Statistics

Our MRes programme in Advanced Statistics is designed for students who have graduated from a Statistics programme or a Mathematics programme with a substatial Statistics component. It has a flexible curriculum based on highly specialised courses providing focussed training in select state-of-the art topics in Statistics and Data Analytics.

Core courses

Data Analysis Skills

Optional courses

Students choose 11 courses from the list of courses below.

Introduction to R Programming
Data Management and Analytics using SAS
Generalised Linear Models
Bayesian Statistics 
Advanced Bayesian Methods
Principles of Probabability and Statistics
Stochastic Processes
Multivariate Methods
Flexible Regression
Linear Mixed Models
Time Series
Design of Experiments
Big Data Analytics
Environmental Statistics
Statistical Genetics
Spatial Statistics
Functional Data Analysis
Advanced Data Analysis

All students undertake a project an dissertation in the summer.