MMathStat - Mathematics and Statistics

University of Kent, School of Mathematics, Statistics & Actuarial Science

Program Description

MMathStat - Mathematics and Statistics

University of Kent, School of Mathematics, Statistics & Actuarial Science

MMathStat - Mathematics and Statistics

This stimulating four year programme provides opportunities for students to develop and demonstrate key mathematical and statistical knowledge and understanding and culminates with Master's level topics that draw upon the School's highly rated research expertise.

Entrants to the programme in 2014-15 who meet the AAA entry requirement will be entitled to an annual bursary of £3,000, comprising of £2,000 from the University and £1,000 from the School.

The MMatStat course is aimed at students who have a strong interest in pursuing a deeper study of mathematics and statistics with the flexibility to choose a wide range of optional modules to allow those who wish to specialise in a particular area the opportunity to do so.

The programme provides opportunities for students to develop and demonstrate key mathematical and statistical knowledge and understanding and will prepare successful students with the depth of mathematical and statistical knowledge to enter postgraduate studies at the doctorate level in mathematics, statistics and other closely related subjects. A year of Masters level study in Stage 4 gives students the opportunity to explore more advanced topics, which draws on the School's highly rated research expertise.

Independent rankings

Mathematics at Kent was ranked joint 4th for graduate prospects in The Complete University Guide 2013.

Careers

Students studying this degree programme will develop a broad range of skills and mathematical and statistical understanding that are highly sought after by employers and which open up a wide variety of careers. School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science graduates typically find employment in areas involving applications of the subject or they directly enter postgraduate studies at the doctoral level. Recent graduates of the School have gone into careers in medical statistics, the pharmaceutical industry, the aerospace industry, software development, teaching, Civil Service statistics, chartered accountancy, the oil industry and PhD training.

Professional recognition

Successful students will be eligible for the Royal Statistical Society’s award of GradStat, a recognised professional qualification in statistics that is a stepping stone to the Society’s Chartered Statistician (CStat) award (subject to successful accreditation of the programme by the Royal Statistical Society)

Fees

As a guide only, the 2014/15 annual tuition fees for this programme are:

Full-time: TBC UK/EU; TBC Overseas

Key facts

  • Subject area: Mathematics
  • Award: MMathStat
  • Honours type: Single honours
  • UCAS code: G103
  • Location: Canterbury
  • Mode of study: Full-time only
  • Duration: 4 years full-time
  • Start: 29 September 2014
  • Total Kent credits: 480
  • Total ECTS credits: 240
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 15, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 26, 2016
Duration
Duration
4 years
Full time
Price
Price
9,000
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Deadline
Start date Sept. 26, 2016
Place
United Kingdom Canterbury, England
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 4 years
Price 9,000
UK/EU; 13340 GBP. Overseas