|Study location||Italy, Siena, Piazza San Francesco, 7/8 - 53100 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
Statistics (JACS G300)
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (LM-82 Class of second level degrees in Statistical Sciences)|
The tuition fee is calculated according to the country of origin and ranges from a minimum of € 756 to a maximum of € 2406 (per year). You can calculate the amount to be paid per year at this link.
|Application fee||€30 per programme
You will receive an e-mail with the payment instructions.
Bachelor/Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
After you have applied, an Enrolment Committee will assess your competences and skills against the requirements of the MSc Programme.
After the evaluation
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Procedures at the Italian Diplomatic Representatives
EU citizens – Non EU citizens with regular permit to stay – Italians with degrees obtained abroad
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): World.
In order to take the MSc courses, students must have an adequate knowledge of the English language, at minimum B2 level, as established by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students can demonstrate the required knowledge level either through an approved international certification (see the list) of international certifications recognized by the University of Siena), or by passing a B2 level exam at the Centro Linguistico di Ateneo (CLA).
After enrolment in Siena, students having an international certification must present it to the CLA office. The CLA is located in Piazza San Francesco 7, Siena (more details can be found in the related website).
For students who are obliged to pass the B2 exam, the University of Siena offers B2 level courses. Dates of the exams and timetables of the courses are reported in the CLA website. The timetable of the English courses is also included in the MSc courses timetable.
Students are strongly encouraged to pass the B2 exam as soon as possible, in order to be able to fruitfully take the MSc courses.
Knowledge of Italian language
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
please write in italian
The course is aimed at preparing graduates with the ability to functionally enter public or private sectors in order to carry out activities of rationalization and management of information bases, design and implementation of statistical surveys useful for understanding socio-economic and environmental phenomena.
The cultural and professional profile of the master’s degree is characterized by an adequate knowledge of the main statistical analysis techniques with particular regard to the sample surveys on finite populations, the analysis of the relationships between variables, the multidimensional data analysis and the design of the experiments and the interpretation of their results.
The degree course in ‘Statistics for sample surveys’ is taught in Italian.
Class MIUR: LM-82 Master’s degree in Statistical Sciences
Duration: 2 years
function in a work context
This Master’s Degree Course aims to train a figure of high professionalism in the field of statistical disciplines, able both to design surveys for the study of real phenomena and to analyze and interpret the information obtained.
skills associated with the function
The course allows the student to acquire in-depth knowledge of the statistical methodology, of its applicative aspects and of the methodological tools necessary for the design of statistical sample surveys in the economic-financial, social and ecological-environmental disciplines.
The knowledge acquired should allow the graduate of the Master of Science degree to work with high responsibility functions in national and international statistical offices, both in private companies and in the public sector, in research institutes and in professional consultancy. The preparation that the course offers not only allows a rapid insertion into the world of work, but also responds to the need to train master graduates able to successfully access masters and research doctorates.
ISTAT codes: J65, J66, K72, K73, K74, L75, M80