UniversityUniversity of Otago
This course is available
Level of Study
Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma
Next start date
Expected Jul 2023
University of Otago
The Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Statistics (PGDipApStat) is a one-year programme of papers designed to prepare you to work as a statistician in business, industry or a research organisation. You should have a degree or equivalent qualification, and have studied mathematics and statistics to a level approved by the Director of Graduate Studies in the Department, normally having passed at least a 200-level paper in calculus and a 200-level paper in statistics.
Structure of the Programme
Every programme of study shall consist of
a. STAT 490
b. STAT 481
c. three further 400-level STAT papers
Every applicant shall
have been admitted to a degree of a university in New Zealand; or have been admitted ad eundem statum as entitled to proceed to the diploma and
have studied mathematics and statistics to a level approved by the Programme Director.
Admission to the programme shall be subject to the approval of the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Humanities).
English language requirements