The aim of M.Phil. degree is to train you to conduct research of a high academic standard and to make original contributions to the subject. This program consists of a strong academic background so as to develop the ability to tackle new and non-standard problems with self-assurance. The mutual dependence of performance and theory is emphasized during the proceedings of the degree.
This program is an ideal opportunity for the students for making a career move into statistics, or if their work involves aspects of data collection and exploration, the interpretation of statistics, or the modeling and forecasting of time-dependent phenomena.