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Program Details

Faculty : School of Graduate Studies

Program Name : Master of Arts Degree in Statistics

BGCSE Points(or similar) :


Type : Graduate

No. of Semesters : 4

Description :

The Graduate Level courses in the Department of Statistics will be guided by the following Departmental Special Regulations:

Courses involved :

Semester 1

Core Courses

  STATISTICAL INFERENCE II Credits : 3
  PROBABILITY THEORY Credits : 3
  STATISTICAL ANALYSIS I Credits : 3
  STATISTICAL INFERENCE I Credits : 2
  PROBABILITY Credits : 2

Optional Courses

  ECONOMIC STATISTICS AND NATIONAL ACCOUNTS Credits : 3
  AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS Credits : 3
  CATEGORICAL DATA ANALYSIS Credits : 3
  MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR STATISTICS Credits : 2
  RELIABILITY AND LIFE TESTING Credits : 3
  SELECTED SPECIAL TOPICS Credits : 3

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 1.

Semester 2

Core Courses

  MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS Credits : 3
  STATISTICAL ANALYSIS II Credits : 3
  STATISTICAL INFERENCE II Credits : 3
  BAYESIAN INFERENCE AND DECISION THEORY Credits : 3

Optional Courses

  ADVANCED PROBABILITY THEORY Credits : 3
  EDUCATION STATISTICS Credits : 3
  MEDICAL STATISTICS Credits : 3
  TIME SERIES ANALYSIS AND FORECASTING Credits : 3
  ADVANCED SURVEY SAMPLING Credits : 3
  NON-PARAMETRIC INFERENCE Credits : 3
  ADVANCED STOCHASTIC PROCESSES Credits : 3
  ADVANCED OPERATIONS RESEARCH Credits : 3
  SELECTED SPECIAL TOPICS Credits : 3

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 2.

Semester 3

Core Courses

    No Core courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 3.

Semester 4

Core Courses

    No Core courses present in this Program for Semester 4.

Optional Courses

    No Optional courses present in this Program for Semester 4.

Elective Courses

    No Elective courses present in this Program for Semester 4.
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