Master of Technology in Environmental Statistics

Duration: 2 Years
Semesters: 4 Semesters
Credit Hours Per Semester:

Semester 1 = 18 Credit Hrs

Semester 2 = 18 Credit Hrs

Semester 3  = 18 Credit Hrs

Semester 4  = 18 Credit Hrs

Total Credit Hours: 72 credit Hours
Dean of Faculty: Prof. Bashiru I. I, Saeed
Head of Department: Hudu Mohammed
Exam Officer: Mr. Francis Anyan

 

COURSE OUTLINE

YEAR 1, BLOCK 1 (SEMESTER 1)

Course Code Course Title T P C
STE 503 Probability Distribution 1.5 1.5 3
STE 505 Statistical Inference 1.5 1.5 3
STE 507 Statistical Computing 1.5 1.5 3
STE 509 Graphical Information Systems I 1.5 1.5 3
STE 511 Project Management 1.5 1.5 3
STE 513 The Environment: Concepts, Human Influence and Changes I 1.5 1.5 3
TOTAL 9 9 18

 

YEAR 1, BLOCK 2 (SEMESTER 2)

Course Code Course Title T P C
STE 502 Statistical Modelling 1.5 1.5 3
STE 504 Applied Time Series Analysis 1.5 1.5 3
STE 506 Spatial Data Analysis 1.5 1.5 3
STE 508 Geographical Information Systems II 1.5 1.5 3
STE 510 Advanced Research Methods 1.5 1.5 3
STE 512 The Environment: Concepts, Human Influence and Changes II 1.5 1.5 3
TOTAL 9 9 18

 

YEAR 2, BLOCK 3 (SEMESTER 3)

Course Code Course Title T P C
STE 601 M. Tech Thesis I 15 0 15
STE 603 Seminar I 0 3 3
TOTAL 15 3 18

 

YEAR 2, BLOCK 4 (SEMESTER 4)

Course Code Course Title T P C
STE 602 M. Tech Thesis II 15 0 15
STE 604 Seminar II 0 3 3
TOTAL 15 3 18

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must possess a B.Tech or B.Sc. Statistics/ B.Tech or B.Sc. Environmental Statistics/ or equivalent qualification. All applicants must have a minimum of one (1) year post-qualification industrial experience.

Preference will be given to applicants with 1st Class and 2nd Class Upper Honours. First Class B.Tech Environmental Statistics applicants may be admitted without the post-graduation industrial experience. Applicants with a second class (lower division) or lower qualifications will have to pass an interview before admission into the programme.
Applicants with other statistics or mathematics backgrounds would be required to take relevant environmental science courses as prerequisites.

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