The MSc Programme in the Department of Statistics will require a minimum of a BSc, with a Statistics or Population studies Major, in the lower second class division (60-69%) or an equivalent qualification.
The curriculum for the MSc Applied Statistics and Demography consists of coursework and the writing of a research thesis. Refer to the Regulations for Postgraduate Courses of study in the General Prospectus: Information, Regulations & Fees.
Duration of Studies:
The Master of Science in Applied Statistics and Demography cannot be completed in less than two (2) years. The programme must be completed within three (3) years of full-time study.
Year 1, Semester 1
Research Design and Methodology
Population and Development
Advanced Academic Writing for Postgraduate Studies