Author Archives: Vincent Buurman

Master viewing day 10th of November

Save the date: on the 10th of November, Leiden University will organise the bi-annual Master’s Open Day at the Gorleaus building!   Stay tuned for more information about the and place of our informational talk, and our booth, where we … Continue reading

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Statistician Tops List of Best Jobs in 2017

As if you needed more convincing to follow our Master program: statistician is the best job in 2017 according to Read the full report here!

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Master Viewing Day 10th of March

On the 10th of March , Leiden University will organise the bi-anual Master’s Open Day. You can find more information about this day, and the Statistical Science talk during this day here. The Statistical Science talk will take place from 15.15 … Continue reading

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We recently filmed some of our alumni to talk about how they look back on the the master program and what they are currently working on. We also filmed two of our students to talk about their experience of the … Continue reading

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Information Session Data Science 26th of May

If you are interested in Data Science, then find us on the 26th of May for an information session about our new Data Science specialization starting this September! Another Data Science specialization is offered by Computer Science, which will also … Continue reading

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Spinoza Prize for Leiden statistician Aad van der Vaart!

Aad van der Vaart, professor of stochastics at Leiden University and one of the instructors of our program, has been awarded the NWO Spinoza Prize for his groundbreaking research in statistics. Van der Vaart conducts fundamental research on models that … Continue reading

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Alumniday September 17th big succes!

With over 40 people present at the first alumniday (including 11 of our proud alumni) the afternoon of talks and drinks was a big succes!

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Statistical Science Professor on TedX!

One of our course instructors, Prof. Dr. Richard Gill, was invited to speak at TedX Flanders. He talks about his involvement in the Lucia de B. case, a court case involving (incorrect) statistical evidence that led to the wrongful conviction … Continue reading

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