Get free Masters updates, every week | SIGN UP NOW Get free Masters updates, every week | SIGN UP NOW

  Applied Statistics MSc

University of Southampton    Faculty of Social Sciences

Full time & Part time September MSc 1 Year Full Time / 2 Years Part Time

About the course

Learn the theory and application of statistical methods on this MSc Applied Statistics degree at the University of Southampton. Gain in-depth knowledge and skills in analysing large-scale data to solve problems. You'll graduate ready for a career as a statistician in a wide range of sectors, from government to medicine. 

On this UK statistics master’s course we’ll teach you how to collect and analyse quantitative social science data and apply it to real-world problems.  

Through your choice of modules you’ll be able to adapt the course to your personal interests or career plans.  

Typical subjects include: 

Read more about this course

Entry Requirements

You’ll need a 2:1 degree in a relevant subject such as:

quantitative analysis
economics (with emphasis on econometrics)
physical sciences
social sciences (with emphasis on quantitative methods)
geography (with emphasis on quantitative methods)

We’ll also consider non-graduate qualifications, such as the Graduate Diploma of the Royal Statistical Society. Details of statistical training will help us assess your suitability.

 Course Content

Visit institution website

Where will I study?

Where is University of Southampton


All Available Videos:
Applied Statistics Applied Statistics 20/02/2020 09:26:41
Applied Statistics
This could be your story | University of Southampton This could be your story | University of Southampton 22/09/2022 09:53:09
This could be your story | University of Sout...

Student Profile(s)

Yan Zhang, MSc Applied Statistics

“While studying MSc Applied Statistics the lecturers explained why we use certain methods to solve a problem and not just which methods to use, which gave me a much deeper understanding.”


Find out whether you are eligible and more on our postgraduate funding pages.

Value of Scholarship(s)



Postgraduate loans are now available for UK and EU students studying taught and research masters programmes.

These loans are worth up to £10,280 per student.

Application Procedure

Find out more

Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters