Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) Degree in Business Statistics

Business Statistics is a dynamic subject that executes quantified models, representations and synopses for a given set of experimental data or real-life studies. Thus, this degree program aims to produce graduates who are knowledgeable and competent in the analysis of real-world issues. The program also underpins the understanding of numerical techniques used in the business world to aid decision making. It also provides statistical, mathematical, management and information technology foundations that are necessary in any area of business. The courses of the study program are designed from introductory level to advanced level and structured in a logical sequence for delivering in-depth    theoretical and practical knowledge to be excellent in the discipline. This program develops the ability of graduates to use statistical techniques rationally in order to analyze and interpret statistical data, and to take a critical and independent decisions. Finally, the graduates in Business Statistics open a door of a wide range of job market available in the modern world fitting with their qualifications and skills.


Code Course Unit Status Pre-requisites
BST 1113 Basic Mathematics CCU None
BST 1213 Descriptive Statistics CCU None
BST 2113 Intermediate Mathematics CCU BST 1113
BST 2123 Probability and Probability Distributions CCU BST 1113
BST 2133 Principles of Management CCU None
BST 2143 Database Management CCU None
BST 2213 Advanced Mathematics HCU BST 2113
BST 2223 Inferential Statistics CCU BST 2123
BST 2233 Principles of Accountancy CCU BST 2133
BST 2243 Human Resources Management CCU BST 2133
BST 3113 Sample Survey Techniques CCU None
BST 3123 Probability Distribution Theory HCU BST 2123
BST 3133 Regression Analysis CCU BST 2223
BST 3143 Marketing Management CCU BST 2133
BST 3153 Computer Programming CCU BST 2143
BST 3213 Non-parametric Statistical Methods CCU BST 2223
BST 3222 Theory of Statistical Inference HCU BST 2223
BST 3233 Time Series Analysis CCU BST 2223
BST 3243 Financial Management CCU BST 2243
BST 3251 Research Methodology HCU None
BST 3203 Independent Research – Phase I HCU None
BST 4113 Operations Research I HCU BST 1113
BST 4133 Design and Analysis of Experiments HCU BST 2223
BST 4143 Multivariate Analysis HCU BST 2213 & 2223
BST 4153 Data Analysis HCU BST 2223
BST 4163 Statistical Quality Control HCU BST 2223
BST 4103 Independent Research – Phase II HCU None
BST 4201 Institutional Awareness and Entrepreneurial Development HOCU None
BST 4203 Institutional / Alternative Training HOCU None
BST 4222 Operations Research II HOCU BST 4113
BST 4232 Categorical Data Analysis HOCU BST 2223