Master of Science in Statistics

Our Master of Science in Statistics programme is an international study programme. It offers an education in statistics at high scientific level, in a range of options leading to challenging job-fields and supported by our research activities.

Consulting and training

Consult and training

Consulting and Training was our historical embryo and remains a core business. We cover

  • Statistical support for researchers in the university and in external labs
  • Execution of projects for government and industry, in service or in partnership
  • Short courses, and in-house courses on demand.


LStat hosts international experts and is a stimulating environment for multidisciplinary statistical research. More information on our current focus research lines.

LStat is a privileged meeting space for statistics researchers from a range of domains:

  • Biostatistics
  • Social, Behavioural and Educational Statistics
  • Business and Industrial Statistics
  • Statistical Methodology


Flanders Training Network for Methodology and Statistics (FLAMES) is an inter-university training network rooted in the five Flemish universities. 

This network aims to support doctoral students and young empirical researchers in their pursuit of best-in-class training in methodology and statistics.





  • Global KU Leuven info fair for future bachelor and master students on 25 February 2017, from 10.00 to 16.00. Place to be : University Hall, Naamsestraat 22 in Leuven. More info.
  • Specific info fair for future students organised by the Faculty of Science (including Master of Statistics) on 27 March 2017 from 18.00 to 21.00 at Campus Arenberg III in Heverlee. Exact location will be communicated later.
  • On Friday 17 February 2017 from 11.00 to 13.00, info session on master thesis procedures for 1st year Master of Statistics students. Location : Room 00.18, Building B, Campus Arenberg III, Celestijnenlaan 200 in Heverlee.
  • From 30 January till 10 February 2017 CLT organizes a 50-hour intensive English course at B2 level  to boost your oral fluency and accuracy. More info.

 More info for our students


Check our training schedule for 2016-2017 ! Short courses for internal and external participants.