The Master’s degree program in Statistics is an advanced, interdisciplinary, academic program focusing on core areas of theory, methodology, statistical application, and data analysis. Students earn a professional degree that includes courses in applied statistics as well as a variety of elective courses. Graduates are not only well educated in theoretical foundations, they can reach their professional goals by learning how to develop new statistical methods and effectively apply these methods to solve problems. Graduates are also qualified to engage and collaborate with experts in other fields and pursue occupations in data sciences as well as various areas of social sciences and economics, life sciences, ecology, and official statistics.
Master's Degree in Statistics
Master of Science (MSc)
English (level B2)
The Master’s degree program in Statistics has been designed to foster and hone data-analytical skills by providing:
Graduates of the Master’s degree program in Statistics are highly sought-after specialists and can pursue a wide variety of professional occupations requiring expertise in complex data analysis, such as at:
ADVANCED DEGREES AT THE JKU
After successful completion of the Master's degree program, you can earn an advanced degree at the JKU:
On average, graduates in this field find a job 2 months after completing the program. After 3 years on the job, their average monthly gross salary is € 3.471.
As part of the Master’s degree program, students are required to complete courses totaling 120 ECTS credits in the following areas:
Master's Thesis Seminar
Final Master's Examination
Contact the Admissions Office for additional information about the admission requirements.