The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T +44 (0)1227 764000
Study Statistics at Kent
Stimulating programmes that equip you with the skills that give a competitive advantage in the job market
Well within the top ten Statistics Groups in the country, the Research Assessment Exercise (2008) assessed two thirds of our research output as internationally excellent or world leading. Virtually all the remainder was judged to be worthy of international recognition.
Collaborative and interdisciplinary research are particular strengths.
Accredited by the Royal Statistical Society (RSS), ideal for careers that require strong statistical skills
Our programmes are accredited by the Royal Statistical Society.
- Topics like Bayesian methods, principles of data collection, and computational statistics make the MSc in Statistics ideal preparation for a career in any field requiring a strong statistical background.
- The MSc in Statistics with Finance aims to train students for careers using statistics in the financial services industry. Giving a deep understanding of core statistical concepts, there is an emphasis upon the statistical modelling that underpins modern financial engineering.
- The International Masters programme combines a Graduate Diploma in Statistics (GDip) with an MSc over 2 years of study.
A small (random) selection of the Statistics Group are shown below. The Group currently includes 6 Professors, 1 Reader, 8 Lecturers and a number of Honorary and Research staff with 14 PhD students at various stages of progression.
Professor Byron MorganRoom: E116 Modules taught: MA888: Statistical Eco...More information
Dr Michalis KolossiatisRoom: E223 Modules taught: MA888: Stochastic Mode...More information
Natoya JourdainRoom: Rutherford Annexe room 17More information
Dr Phil BrainRoom: Rutherford Annexe room 8 Modules taught: MA8...More information
Dr Xue WangRoom: E216 Modules taught: MA319: Probability an...More information
Emily DennisRoom: Rutherford Annexe room 1More information
Dr Efang KongRoom: E112 Modules taught: MA632: Regression ...More information
Bill SakariaRoom: Rutherford Annexe room 4More information
Dr Alfred KumeRoom: E114 Modules taught: MA639: Time Series Mode...More information
Dr Chrysoula Dimitriou FakalouRoom: S05 Modules taught: MA324: Exploring Mathema...More information