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Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Statistics)

 4 years
 120 Credits
 full time
 honours & on campus

Field of Study

$ 20,250 

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Program Description

  • The University of Alberta Bachelor’s in Statistics program is of 4 years with 120 credits.
  • This program focus on the main following areas:
    • Researchers in government agencies
    • Actuaries and financial analysts with insurance firms
    • Pension administrators
    • Survey methodologists
  • The student to faculty ratio for this program is 9:1.
  • The Bachelor of Science degree presents a focused education in one program.
  • Thre courses in the main subject area are expected to maintain a higher standard of academic achievement. 
  • Statistics involves collection, study, analysis, interpretation, presentation, and organization of numerical data.
  • The department of Faculty of Science at the University of Alberta delivers high-quality programs that investigate, explain, and explore real science.
  • Statistics program allows students to choose from an extensive selection of courses on subjects ranging from the experimental, such as sampling techniques and statistical inference.
  • The University of Alberta is one of the Top 5 universities in Canada with state-of-the-art teaching, research facilities, and award-winning professors
  • Students have career opportunities to work as an Associate Statistician, Data Analyst, Econometrician, Financial Analyst, Research Analyst, Secondary School Teacher, and Statistician.
  • The average salary after this degree is $48750.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Bachelor
Duration4 years
Total Credits120
Fees$ 85,000 for 4 years or 120 Credits Program
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Fall (Deadline - Mar 01)
Language Proficiency TOEFL,IELTS,PTE
Program Url
Average Salary (USD)$48750

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • Students should have completed one course of English and Mathematics, one among the following courses: 
    • Fine Arts
    • Humanities
    • Languages
    • English and Maths/Sciences
  • Two of the following courses:
    • Calculus
    • Biology
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
  • Students have to complete grade 11 with 60% marks and an average of 70% marks.
  • Students have to complete grade 12 with 50% marks and an average of 70% marks.

Indian Student Eligibility:

Indian students are eligible to apply if they meet one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • Students have to complete in the first division in diplomas and post-secondary certificates with a minimum of 60% or grade B.
  • Students will need to submit school results for Class XI showing a competitive average and course registration for Class XII, or Class XII mid-year results.
  • Students in CBSE or CISCE schools, they present 75%+ on their final Class XII exams.

Along with the minimum eligibility requirements, international students hailing from non-English speaking countries need to prove English proficiency through IELTS/TOEFL/any equivalent test.

Required Document List

Following are the required documents:

CV/Resume: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work and/or volunteer experience.

Official Transcripts: Students have to submit a copy of their original official transcripts.

Reference letters: Students will choose letter writers that will be able to comment on their academic record as well as other experiences or relevant skill sets. 

Statement of Intent: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.

ELP Scores: Students have to submit their English language proficiency scores like IELTS, TOEFL or other test scores.

Application Deadline

Mar 01

Scores Required

90 / 120

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Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
Tuition fees$20250$20250$20250$20250
Books and supplies$900$900$900$900
Health and wellness$100$100$100$100
Total fees$21250$21250$21250$21250

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Housing$ 9,000
Food$ 2,025


Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020

Ranked #101/ 500

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Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
University of Alberta- India Centenary Scholarship $14,165 Yes 12 Dec, 2020
Alberta Innovates Graduate Student Scholarship Variable Yes 14 Feb, 2021
India First Year Excellence Scholarship $3,795 Yes N/A
Alberta Geomatics Group Scholarship $378 Yes 01 Aug, 2020
University of Alberta Graduate Fellowship $5,544 Yes 04 Oct, 2020
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
(ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships Variable Yes 19 Feb, 2021
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
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VISA & Work Study


  • There is no particular visa type to study in Canada but require a Student Visa.
  • International applicants who are applying for a Student Visa are required to have TRV (Temporary Resident Visa) or eTA (Electronic Travel Authorization) for entry in Canada.
  • Following are the required documents for Students visa applications:
    • Application for Study Permit
    • Letter of acceptance.
    • Proof of financial support.
    • Passport photos.
    • an Entry Visa to enter the country.
    • Visa to study or work in the country.
    • Resident Permit or registration after arrival in the host country.

Work Study

Students from the University of Alberta can work both on-campus and off-campus.

On-Campus: Students can work on-campus. The jobs available for students are UAlberta offices like interns, assistants, receptionists, and Stores and restaurants, UAlberta bookstores, UAlberta libraries, Coffeeshops.  Students can work a number of hours per week on-campus and up to 20 hours a week.

Off-Campus: Students can also work off-campus. The jobs available for students are companies in their field of studies, Banks, Restaurants, and Stores. Students can work a number of hours per week off-campus and up to 20 hours a week.

Career and Placement after Course

Careers possible after this course

  • Associate Statistician
  • Data Analyst
  • Econometrician
  • Financial Analyst
  • Research Analyst
  • Secondary School Teacher
  • Statistician

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