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Quantitative Sciences

University Teknologi Mara

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
2242 USD/year
928 USD/year
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About

The Master of Quantitative Sciences programme from Universiti Teknologi Mara is offered to accommodate both working professionals and fresh graduates. The term Quantitative Science may be regarded as related to the use of logical and rational analyses to solve complex decision making problems.

Overview

About

It emphasizes the construction of mathematical models to investigate organizational problems to aid decision making.

This  Master of Quantitative Sciences program offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara  is designed to study that addresses the issues of communication between decision makers, problem solvers and computer system builders, in particular, concentrating on the following elements:

  • modelling and problem solving
  • computing skills
  • the study of context within which decision making takes place

These elements have been integrated into the program’s curriculum and are suitable to the needs of the industry that requires knowledge workers in all areas of economic sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Operations Management
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Advanced Time Series Modelling and Forecasting and
  • Research Methodology
  • Applied Data Mining
  • Advanced Operations Research and

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for postgraduate studies are open throughtout the year with no closing dates but, there are still cut-off date which are as below:                                             

September Intake - 30 May (Current year)

March Intake - 30 November (Previous year)            

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor Degree qualification in any of the following areas of studies: Statistics, Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Economics, Business Studies or any related programme with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or its equivalent, recognized by the UiTM Senate;
  • or Bachelor Degree qualification in any of the following areas of studies: Statistics, Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Economics, Business Studies or any related programme with minimum CGPA of 2.50 or its equivalent, recognized by the UiTM Senate, with at least two (2) years relevant working experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3364 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1393 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National Tuition Fees Per total (RM):6,058 
  • International Tuition Fees Per total (RM):14,630 

Funding

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