Large amounts of data and information are collected everywhere in society; by companies, authorities, and organizations. To understand our world and to analyze and interpret these large amounts of data, statistical methods are needed. Statistics is a science that involves asking questions and answering them in a scientific way.
The course Statistics for Business and Economics provides basic knowledge in statistics. The course consists of four modules:
Module 1: Basic Statistics 1 (7 credits) Module 2: Written assignment on Basic Statistics 1 (2,5 credits) Module 3: Basic Statistics 2 (4 credits) Module 4: Written assignment on Basic Statistics 2 (1,5 credits)
English B, Mathematics C, Social Science A. Or: English 6, Mathematics 3b / 3c, Social Science 1b / 1a1+1a2
Results - National university aptitude test - Academic credits
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
The online application opens 16 September 2019 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
15 October 2019.
Application and Tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.