Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Statistics Program Offered at Maseno University

Maseno University

Kisumu County

Doctorate 4 years Part-Time Fee: Kshs 385,000 per semester Intake: Ongoing

Doctorate (Accredited by: Maseno University)

About Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Statistics Doctorate program.

The Doctor of Philosophy program in Applied Statistics at Maseno University is aimed at developing the highest level of scholarship, research capability, creativity and writing in the student's area of specialization.

Objectives of Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Statistics

Graduates of the PhD program in Applied Statistics at Maseno university should be able to use the acquired knowledge and skills to pursue high-level professional careers in:

  1.  Scientific research
  2.  University teaching
  3.  Industry
  4.  National manpower development

Entry requirements for Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Statistics

In addition, to the common University admission regulations for a Doctor of Philosophy programme at Maseno University, a candidate for a PhD in applied statistics shall be a holder of a Masters degree in Statistics or its equivalent from a recognized university.

Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Statistics Course Subjects

A candidate may be registered as a full time student for the PhD programme in Applied Statistics at maseno University for a minimum of three years and a maximum of five years. For part-time candidates, the minimum registration period is four years an maximum seven years.

The relevant Board of Graduate Studies at Maseno University will review registration from time to time. Continuance of registration will depend on evidence of satisfactory progress.
Registration for PhD Programme

The Doctor of Philosophy in Applied statistics at Maseno University shall normally consist of research only.

A candidate shall be de-registered at Maseno University if;

  1.  He or she fails to live up to the academic requirements stipulated.
  2.  He or she conducts himself or herself in a manner that is contrary to the university rules and regulations.
  3.  His or her sponsor fails to remit funds to the University for the Conduct of studies and research.
  4.  He or she has not completed the prescribed studies after six years since the date of registration for full time students, and eight years for part time.
  5.   He or she has not submitted the revised thesis after the prescribed time decided at the time of defence.

About Maseno University

Maseno University founded in 1991, is the only university on the globe that lies along the Equator (00). It is one of the seven public universities in Kenya. The University is located in Maseno Township along Kisumu-Busia road, 25 km from Kisumu City and approximately 400 km west of Nairobi ... read more