Course in Mathematical Statistics

Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology

Program Description

Course in Mathematical Statistics

Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology

Course - Mathematical Statistics

Umeå University welcomes qualified students from Brazil as part of the Science without Borders (Ciência sem Fronteiras) programme.

Science without Borders is a Brazilian Government scholarship programme which aims to send 100,000 Brazilians in overseas higher education institutions over the next four years to study in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and creative industries at universities across the world.

During the 2013 and 2014, higher education institutions in Sweden will welcome a total of over 2,000 Brazilian students.Seats will beavailable at the undergraduate and postgraduate (master) level.

Probability theory, multivariate data analysis, numerical methods. The course package in Mathematical Statistics prepares you for an advanced position as a statistician or future PhD studies.

The purpose of this course package is to give an advanced theoretical knowledge of mathematical statistics together with practical skills to apply this knowledge both to theoretical and applied problems.

The course package consists of a broad range of courses in mathematical statistics, both applied and theoretical.
The selection of courses reflects the research conducted at the department and the respective courses are taught by active researchers.
The programme may lead to an advanced position as a statistician or serve as a platform for continued graduate studies.

Special requirements

  • 60 ECTS in Mathematics including courses in Multivariable calculus, Linear algebra and Mathematical statistics (minimum 15 ECTS).
  • Basic knowledge in Computer programming.

  • English: IELTS/TOEFL 5,5/60.

Tuition fee

The tuition fee for the course package, 60 ECTS, is: 
SEK 135 000

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated September 10, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
10 months
Full time
135,000 SEK
Start date Sept. 2016
Sweden Umeå
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 10 months
Price 135,000 SEK