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Statistics - Research

Course overview
This general discipline within the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Applied Mathematics has an expanding research activity with postgraduate students (PhD and MSc) and postdoctoral researchers frequently involved in collaborative projects with other researchers at NUI Galway, elsewhere in Ireland and overseas. There are three broad related current research areas: statistics–this includes methodological work in statistical modelling including random effects and mixed models, semi-parametric Bayesian inference, mixture models, and smoothing.


GYT83 MSc in Statistics (full-time)
GYT84 MSc in Statistics (part-time)
GYT85 PhD in Statistics (full-time)
GYT86 PhD in Statistics (part-time)

Further enquiries

Ms. Mary Kelly
Tel: +353 91 492 332

Research areas

Application areas range from agricultural sciences, educational performance, health provision evaluation, to environmental monitoring.

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