MSc Statistics: Entry Procedure

The application deadline for the MSc Statistics with entry in September 2015 was 15 March 2015 (including the Medical Statistics pathway). We are not able to consider any candidates who wish to apply after this date.

The opening date for the consideration of applications for entry in September 2016 will beĀ 1 October 2015.

Entry Requirements

The MSc is accessible to students with a minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree in a quantitative discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Knowledge of mathematical methods and linear algebra at university level and familiarity with introductory probability and statistics is required. Applications must demonstrate a interest in quantitative scientific investigation and problem solving.

English Language Proficiency

In addition to the academic requirements above, all students whose first language is not English must be able to provide recent evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is adequate. For the MSc Statistics (including the Medical Statistics pathway), applicants much reach at least the UCL standard level. Further information on this requirement is available at the link below.


Some funding may be available from the Department of Statistical Science and all eligible applicants will automatically be considered for this. UCL also offers a number of scholarships and other funding for UK, EU and overseas students studying Masters courses at the University. Further information, including eligibility criteria and application deadlines, can be found at the link below.

How to Apply

Applications should be made direct to UCL. Online applications can be submitted via the following link. A detailed guide to completing the online application is also available from this page.

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