- Master of Science in Statistics offered in Hong Kong by The Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Science - GLOBALLY LEADING! Scholarships may be available for qualified applicants.
Different from most Master of Science and Master of Statistics programmes in Hong Kong, Master of Science in Statistics in the Chinese University of Hong Kong has both research and taught master options. Both of them have become an exceedingly popular master degree as either a terminal degree or a stepping stone to a doctorate in the field of statistics or another field.
When taking about Master of Science in Statistics in Hong Kong’s study, Master of Philosophy in Statistics in CUHK is the research master programme in the field, while Master of science in Data Science and Business Statistics in CUHK is the major taught master programme for statistics professional, in which lectures are an integral part to provide an opportunity for students to interact with leading academic and industry speakers.
The Master of Science in Statistics provides an opportunity for students to further develop statistical thinking and statistical methods. Also, they are able to gain an overview of the most important models in statistics. It is designed to provide students with a rigorous training in the principles and the practice of statistics, with an emphasis on preparing them for research, for consulting work, for administration in various fields through computer-aided experience, or for further study. Students who are willing to take part in the master programme are expected to come from a wide range of disciplines, and have solid foundation in matrices and calculus.