Master's in Statistics in Finland

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A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.


Statistics is a highly relevant field with applications in many different academic disciplines, such as medicine, natural sciences, education, psychology, and education. It is also a desirable skill for workers in industry, business, and government.

The formal higher education system of Finland is the 7-3-2-2 pattern. The university takes two years in vocational or technical education and finally two-year pre-tertiary education. Finland also has several public as well as private universities that have enabled accessibility of higher education to students.

Master's Program in Statistics in Finland

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Master in Statistics

University of Helsinki
Campus Full time August 2017 Finland Helsinki

Research looks into the future. Although invisible, mathematics offers innumerable interesting challenges to be solved. [+]

Top Masters Programs in Statistics in Finland. Teaching is based on the most recent research, using mathematical background, needed in statistics, and forms a solid basis for PhD studies. Teaching and research is based both classical statistics and Bayesian approaches. BIOMETRY AND BIOINFORMATICS Biometry and bioinformatics constitute quantitative methodologies for life sciences, covering a wide spectrum of topics ranging from problems at the molecular level to populations and evolution, the gene mapping and epidemiology of complex diseases,systems and molecular biology and phylogenetics. TIME SERIES ANALYSIS AND ECONOMETRICS Time series analysis and econometrics focus on the theoretical and applied aspects of nonlinear and nonstationary trending time series, both univariate and multivariate. Economics is an important, but not the only, application area of interest. HELSINKI.FI/FACULTYOFSCIENCE/ STUDIES/APPLY_MATH_STAT APPLICATION PERIOD The application period for International MasterĀ“s Programmes beginning the autumn of 2016 (2016 admissions) opens in early December 2015 and closes on January 27, 2016 at 3:00 pm (GMT +2). For more information on the International MasterĀ“s Programmes (IMP), see Studying/How to apply/Master's studies. The University of Helsinki has only one application and starting period for international students. APPLICATION FORM AND APPLICATION FEE The electronic application form will be available during the application period only at Applicants who have completed their qualification degree outside of EU (European Union), EEA (European Economic Area) and Switzerland will be charged a non-refundable application fee of 100 euro. [-]