Multivariate Analysis

7.5 credits

In scientific inquiries data are often collected on many different variables. This course is concerned with statistical methods designed to elicit information from these datasets. The techniques are used to obtain a simpler structure of data, sort and grup, investigate dependence, predict, construct hypothesis and tests.

The course can also be considered as a beautiful application of linear algebra.


Växjö is a modern city with more than 80,000 inhabitants. The city has been declared "the Greenest City in Europe" because of its focus on environmentally sound solutions and the environmental programs implemented.

Being a student in Växjö you have easy access to everything – the city centre, the woods and the lakes. The pedestrian path from campus around Lake Växjösjön reaches almost all the way to the city centre and is perfect for jogging or taking long walks.

Campus Växjö is modeled along the lines of an American campus university and is the natural meeting place for students in Växjö. Campus is always bustling with life, and students move between lecture rooms, the University Library and the restaurants, pubs and outdoor recreational areas.