Statistics (Bachelor)

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The bachelor's programme in Statistics aims at providing students with fundamental knowledge of statistical methodology, its applications and its information technologies. In addition, students can acquire a professional command of English in the area of statistics (courses can be taken 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


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Data updated on: 20.07.2023

Information about presentation & calculation

*Click here for further information on statistical data in the field of teaching and learning. (in German)


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:

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

... and many more.

 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

Graduates ...

  • say that this degree programme receives the grade: 2.0 (good)
  • rate the level of difficulty as: 4.1 (high)

→ These results are basd on feedback from 51 graduates.

*You can find further assessments of the degree programme from its graduates’ perspective in the graduate survey of the bachelor’s programme in Statistics graduation survey (in German).

Graduates ...

  • find employment within 3 months after graduation on average.
  • earn an average of € 2,751 (women) and € 3,203 (men) gross per month within three years after graduation.
  • work full time at a percentage of 70% (women) and 76% (men) within three years after graduation.

*You can find further information on career entry and career paths in the tracking of graduates "Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics".