MASTER OF SCIENCE IN APPLIED STATISTICS

(CS702)

 

Synopsis

The Master of Science in Applied Statistics programme is offered to accommodate both working professionals and fresh graduates to acquire analytical and statistical skills. The programme offers a curriculum that provides a balanced approach towards learning of statistical theory and its applications. The core courses give a thorough grounding in advanced and modern statistical methods with additional topics in data science.

 

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in any of the following areas of studies: Statistics, Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Engineering or any related programme with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or its equivalent, recognized by the UiTM Senate,
  • or Bachelor Degree in any of the following areas of studies: Statistics, Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Engineering or any related programme with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or its equivalent, recognized by the UiTM Senate, with at least two (2) years relevant working experience.

Courses

Semester 1

Advanced Statistical Inference

Advanced Multivariate Analysis

Statistical Computing and one elective course.

 

Semester 2

Sampling Theory and Practice

Applied Statistical Modelling

Research Methodology

Statistical Consulting and Entrepreneurship and one elective course.

 

Semester 3

Design and analysis of Experiment

Research Project in Applied Statistics and one elective course.

 

Elective Courses

Students are required to select one of the two specializations. They are required to select only three elective courses from the chosen specialization.

 

Specialization 1: Data Science

Statistical Data Mining, Stochastic Models

Advanced Statistical Methods

Data Visualization and Advanced Data Organization

 

Specialization 2: Business and Social Sciences

Advanced Time Series Modelling and Forecasting

Input-Output Analysis

Demographic Analysis

Quality Management and Analysis

Strategic Management

 

Professional Recognition (if any)

N/A

 

Other Recognition (if any)

N/A

 

Mode, Duration and Fees

Mode of Study

Duration of Study

(Full Time)

Duration of Study

(Part Time)

Total Tuition Fee (Local) RM

Total

Tuition Fee (International)

RM

Coursework

3-4 semesters

4-8 semesters

6,058.00

14,630.00

 

Remarks:

 

  1. For admission procedure , please refer to https://ipsis.uitm.edu.my/v2/index.php/2015-01-05-15-25-02/2015-01-02-16-39-37/information-for-applicants

 

  1. For English proficiency (applicable to international applicants) please refer to https://ipsis.uitm.edu.my/v2/index.php/2015-01-05-15-25-02/2015-01-02-16-39-37/information-for-applicants

 

  1. All fees, charges and accounts will be payable in advance as determined by UiTM from time to time. Students will not be permitted to commence or continue their studies at the beginning of any semester until all outstanding fees, charges or accounts are paid.

 

  1. Fees are correct as at the time of printing. UiTM reserves the right to vary its fees at any time.