This Masters program is directed for professionals and researchers in different areas (Biology, Health, Environment, Economics, Engineering, Business, Social Sciences, Exact Sciences) who wish to acquire/deepen their knowledge of statistical methodologies and their applications. Its main objectives are to:
Provide a solid training in stats with a strong applied approach, necessary to a professional activity, eventual integration in multidisciplinary teams or further education;
Allow professionals, researchers and other interested students from different areas to deepen their stats knowledge for use in their scientific and professional life;
Provide statistical methods and techniques for real problems resolution;
Promote research activities in different areas of Probability and Statistics;
Promote employment, innovation and the statistical formation in Portugal;
Provide a solid training for further studies in Statistics or another area that needs strong background in statistics.
School of Science and Technology
4 Semesters/120 ECTS credits (72 required and 0 optional in curricular units)
Statistical Modeling and Data Analysis
Public and private entities, e.g., Banks; Insurance Companies; Hospitals; Research Institutes; Market Research Companies; National Institute of Statistics; Local and Central Government Administration; Companies with a Department of Statistics and Data Analysis (among others).
This course is open to students with a 1st cycle degree in any area.