The English two-year programme "Master of Statistics" at Hasselt University combines a solid study of principles of applied statistics and biostatistics with up-to-date information on topics such as clinical trials, public health, longitudinal data, survival analysis, genetics, survey methodology ….
Three complementary specializations are offered: Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology & Public Health Methodology.
In order to meet the needs of a broad population of interested students, five different programme profiles have been setup: on-campus, distance learning, shortened programme, VLIR UOS ICP and working student.
The Master of Statistics is an NVAO and RSS accredited programme. In the 25 years of its existence, over a thousand students from all over the world have graduated and started a career in industry, government, research, ...
With the support of the Flemish Interuniversity Council (VLIR-UOS), offering 12 full-fledged scholarships for the ICP programme of the Master of Statistics, the Master’s programme is able to provide a small contribution to the economic and scientific growth of developing countries.