When you study mathematics and statistics at the University of Helsinki, some of the best mathematicians and statisticians in the world will be your instructors. Studies in this Master’s programme will give you a solid basis for maths and statistics applications. Graduates of this Master’s programme find employment as researchers, teachers, and in demanding expert posts in the public and private sectors in Finland and abroad.
The Master’s programme in mathematics and statistics is based on top research. The teaching within the stydy track at the University of Helsinki follows a high standard and is highly valued, not just within Finnish academia but in global university rankings. Upon graduating from this Master’s programme, you will:
- Be an expert in the methods of mathematics or statistics
- Have mastered the basics of another scientific discipline
- Be able to apply scientific knowledge and methods
- Be able to follow developments in mathematics and statistics
- Know how to think critically, argue a point, and solve problems
- Have excellent interaction skills and be assertive and creative
- Understand the principles of ethical and sustainable development
- Be well prepared to work as an expert and developer in your field
- Be prepared for scientific postgraduate studies
The Master's Programme in Mathematics and Statistics is offered by the Faculty of Science and the Faculty of Social Sciences.
Further information about the studies on the Master's programme website: www.helsinki.fi/en/programmes/master/mathematics-and-statistics
The University of Helsinki will introduce annual tuition fees to foreign-language Master’s programmes starting on August 1, 2017 or later. The fee is 15 000 EUR. Citizens of non-EU/EEA countries, who do not have a permanent residence status in the area, are liable to these fees. You can check this FAQ at the Studyinfo website whether or not you are required to pay tuition fees.