The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) is one of the premier statistical societies in the world, with a high international reputation. RSS accreditation provides external recognition for our courses’ depth, breadth, quality and statistical content. The opportunity to gain Graduate Statistician (GradStat) status adds further value to your degree qualification and the chance to access further professional development opportunities.
The RSS accredits the Department of Statistics' courses listed below for the period from 2017/18 up to 2020/2021:
- BSc in MORSE*
- Integrated Masters in MORSE*
- BSc in Mathematics and Statistics*
- Integrated Masters in Mathematics and Statistics*
- BSc in Data Science*
- Integrated Masters in Data Science*
- MSc in Statistics
The programmes marked * are accredited on a conditional basis. Graduates from these programmes who wish to apply for Graduate Statistician status with the Society must submit a transcript (their HEAR document) to show that a satisfactory combination of modules has been taken and passed.
The table sets out the accreditation conditions.
|Programmes accredited with conditions||Modules needing to have been sat and passed|
Students will be required to have passed at least one module from those listed in both A) and B) below:
A) Design of Experiments
B) Bayesian methodology