Postgraduate Diploma/MSc in Applied Statistics

Postgraduate Diploma/Master’s Degree in Applied Statistics 2018

Applications are invited for the above postgraduate degree program.

Program Structure and Duration:
Duration of the entire program is 18 months / 27 months (3 semesters/4 semesters). The program consists of course work/and a research project. Lectures will be conducted during Saturdays and two weekday evenings.

Eligibility and Admission Criteria:
A bachelor’s degree in Science (B.Sc.) from a recognized University
Any other equivalent qualification acceptable to the University of Colombo
Any other requirement stipulated in the program.

Course Fee (Local students):

Postgraduate Diploma: Rs. 150,000/-

Master’s Degree: Rs. 225,000/-
In addition, students are expected to pay registration fees, library fees and examination fees.
Application Procedure:

Senior Assistant Registrar
Faculty of Science,
University of Colombo, Colombo 3.

(Application forms are also available at the Academic & Publications Branch of the University of Colombo on presenting the payment of the application fee. Candidates will be chosen based on a written exam & an interview.)

Note: Due to the non-academic union action, if the application posted was returned, please email a scanned copy to or contact 0713577290.

Course Coordinator:

Dr. S.D. Viswakula