Statistics (Bachelor)

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The bachelor’s programme in Statistics aims at providing an academic pre-professional education in the area of statistics. It provides basic knowledge of statistical methods and their applications, along with knowledge of the required information technology. In addition, graduates of the bachelor’s programme have proficiency in specialised English in the area of statistics (some courses are held in English).

Bachelor of Science

Degree Programme Code: 033 551

6 semesters / 180 ECTS credits (including 30 ECTS credits of extension curricula/individual emphasis)

Language: German

NO entrance examination



Instruction Language German

Please note that the instruction language of this programme is German. To start the degree programme, you need to hold a certificate of German proficiency on C1 level.

Study Programme

The bachelor’s programme in Statistics consists of an Introductory and Orientation Period (STEOP) and compulsory modules on the core subject areas of statistics. To successfully complete the programme, students have to write a bachelor’s thesis.

Five Concepts

which you will deal with during your studies (examples):

  • Linear algebra
  • Probability calculation
  • Statistical interference
  • Analysis
  • Statistical consulting

     Overview of the programme structure & topics

    Here you find the current offer of courses for this programme to gain better insight into the topics and structure. For more information please click on the respective level.

    After Graduation

    Graduates can pursue a career in the following occupational fields:

    • banking and insurance sector
    • industry
    • administration
    • quality assurance
    • healthcare sector, biometrics and medicine
    • market research and opinion research institutions.

    Graduates' Perspective on the Degree Programme

    Graduate Survey

    The University of Vienna regularly surveys graduates after the completion of their degree programmes about their experience with their degree programme and the university itself. The survey gives you insight into graduates perspectives of their studies from a subject and organizational related point of view.

    Information about the Graduate Survey

    Career Tracking of Graduates

    The alumni tracking provides information on the career progression of the graduates of the University of Vienna and provides orientation for entry into the profession after graduation (e.g. search duration of first job, salary development and sectors in which graduates are active).

    Information about the Career Tracking of Graduates