POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA / MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BUSINESS STATISTICS

Statistics is a much versatile subject which can be applied in almost any field. There is always an increasing demand to train executives in the government departments and private sector organizations on using statistics for business analyses. This program is offered focusing the executives working in business or any industrial environment who wish to expand their knowledge through a postgraduate qualification in Statistics, irrespective of the discipline of the first degree. Therefore, the program is designed with more emphasis on enhancing skills in applying statistics to industrial problem solving and the using common and specialized software packages for data analysis.

Objectives:

This program focuses on the application of statistics to explore, analyze, and forecast business data and to train participants with excellent quantitative skills in data analysis. More importantly participants should be able to properly communicate statistical outputs and to make scientific decisions based on statistical inferences in the fields such as business, finance, banking and government policy-making.

Main Study Areas:

  • Statistical Thinking Analysis and Communication
  • Statistical Concepts, Inference and Modelling
  • Multivariate Statistical Data Modeling Techniques
  • Operational Research
  • Business Decision Modelling
  • Survey Analysis in Business
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Business and Financial Mathematics
  • Academic Writing and Publication

 

Eligibility Requirements:

An Honours Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Moratuwa;

OR

Any other four year degree in a relevant field from a recognized university as may be approved by the Senate;

OR

Any other three year degree in a relevant field from a recognized university, and a minimum of one year of appropriate experience after obtaining such degree as may be approved by the Senate;

OR

Any recognized category of membership of a recognized professional institute obtained through an academic route and with a minimum of one year of recognized appropriate experience after obtaining such membership as may be approved by the Senate.

Duration:

MSc in BS : Two years (part-time) (NVQ Level 10)
Early Exit - PG Diploma : 18 months (part-time) (NVQ Level 08)

- Lectures are conducted in weekends

Enquires:

Course Coordinators

Tel : +94 762 271 560 / +94 718 146 791

Email : bimalij@uom.lkravindij@uom.lk

 

How to apply -

Paper Advertisement 2021/2022 MSc / PG in Business Statistics MBS

Course Details_MBS_2021/2022.pdf 

Online Application Form 2021/2022 M.Sc. PG Diploma in Business Statistics

If you submit the application via E-mail, please use any of the following formats.

MS Word Application Form 2021/2022 MSc PG Diploma in Business Statistics_MBS

PDF Application Form 2021/2022 MSc PG Diploma in Business Statistics_MBS

 

History -

  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2010/2011 batch (1st intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2011/2012 batch (2nd intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2012/2013 batch (3rd intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2013/2014 batch (4th intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2014/2015 batch (5th intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2015/2016 batch (6th Intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2016/2017 batch (7th Intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2017/2018 batch (8th Intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2018/2019 batch (9th Intake) Course completed
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2019/2020 batch (10th Intake) On going 
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2020/2021 batch (11th Intake) On going 
  • M.Sc. Business Statistics - 2021/2022 batch (12th Intake) On going