School of Mathematical SciencesInformation Session for Prospective Graduate Studentsin the Mathematical Sciences
School of Mathematical SciencesGRADUATE PROGRAMMESPostgraduate Programmes in Mathematical SciencesHigher DiplomasActuarial ScienceMathematical Sciences (Mathematics / Mathematical Physics)StatisticsComputational Science(Taught) MSc DegreesMSc in Statistics, MSc in Mathematical Physics, MSc in MathematicsGraduate Dip/MSc Computational Science MSc in Meteorology MSc in Mathematical Sciences ( Mathematics/Mathematical Physics / Statistics)Research ProgrammesResearch MSc (Math Physics, Maths, Statistics) PhD
School of Mathematical SciencesHigher Diploma in StatisticsDescription of the ProgrammeThe programme is aimed at graduates with only a basic level of statistical training.It is a one-year programme designed to bring students to the BSc Honours level in Statistics, and can serve to qualify students to enter the MSc in Statistics or Mathematical Sciences.ContentActuarial Statistics I & II Biostatistics Categorical Data Analysis Design of Experiments Linear Models I & II Probability Distributions Statistics and Visualisation Statistical Inference I & II Survey Sampling
School of Mathematical SciencesMSc in StatisticsDescription of the ProgrammeThis is a one-year (12 months) full-time programme. It consists of eight taught modules and a research project. ContentStudents choose eight of the following modules:Actuarial Statistics I & II Bioinformatics Data Analysis Data Mining Data Programming Experimental Design Mathematical Statistics Multivariate Analysis Nonparametric Statistics Regression Stochastic Models Survey Sampling Survival Analysis Time Series Analysis Monte Carlo Inference Bayesian AnalysisStudents make an oral presentationand write a minor thesis describing their research project.
School of Mathematical SciencesResearch Groups (Statistics)Actuarial Mary Hall, Shane Whelan Philip BolandEcological and Environmental John ConnollyEconometricsPatrick MurphyEpidemiologyGabrielle Kelly, David WilliamsPharmaceutical Adrian DunneBayesian and Computational Nial Friel, Brendan Murphy,Statistics Claire Gormley
Statistics: Areas of Applied Research •Agriculture•Ecology•Genetics•Insurance & Finance•Medicine•Nutrition•Pharmaceutical•Political Science•Sociology
Statistics: Research Funding•Dept. of Agriculture and Food•Élan Corporation•European Union•Health Research Board•Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering & Technology•Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research•Pfizer Global Research and Development•Science Foundation Ireland
Statistics: Recent Graduates Employed•Bank of Ireland•Eagle Star Ireland•