Why choose this programme option?
In today's society, huge amount of data is gathered by those in business, the public sector, universities and research institutes. New technology and increasing digitization greatly contribute to this. In order for the data to provide new knowledge and insights, and to help make decisions, they must be analyzed and interpreted correctly. Statistics is the scientific subject that informs us how this should be done.
In the programme option Statistics you will learn basic statistical theory and methodology and how statistical methods are used in practice in a number of different situations. Through the master's program, you develop a deep understanding of statistical thinking and acquire broad experience in using statistical models and methods to extract knowledge from data.