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Operational Research and Business Statistics with Business Analytics

Hong Kong Baptist University

12 months
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20564 USD/year
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About

The aim of the Operational Research and Business Statistics with Business Analytics MSc programme at Hong Kong Baptist University is to provide an opportunity of further education for working professionals in the field of Operational Research and Business Statistics, and to offer well-motivated individuals a path for career conversion into the field of Operational Research and Business Statistics.

Overview

In the era of big data, analytical skills is becoming an essential demand in various industries. The hunt for analytics talent hots up constantly. This Operational Research and Business Statistics with Business Analytics MSc programme offered at Hong Kong Baptist University aims to offer a comprehensive curriculum to equip graduates with the capacities to apply descriptive, predictive and prescriptive modelinng techniques, as well as the understanding of fundamental data analysis approaches such as statistical analysis, machine learning, optimization, simulation, spreadsheet modeling, to help organizations improve performance and decision making.

People

The programme teachers are either from the Department of Mathematics, Hong Kong Baptist University or from the Business School, University of Kent. The faculty members in the Department of Mathematics of Hong Kong Baptist University have very strong background in Statistics and Operational Research. The University of Kent has an excellent international reputation. Kent Business School has a very strong faculty in both teaching and research. Their experience and expertise, in particular in the area of business and management would give us the strength in practical, operational, and managerial areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Prescriptive Analytics for Decision Making
  • Business Statistics with Python
  • Simulation Modelling 
  • Machine Learning and Forecasting
  • Advanced Spreadsheets and Decision Support Systems 
  • Big Data Analytics and Visualisation
  • Applied Multivariate Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must have graduated from an accredited college or university.
  • Applicants should normally possess a Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Business or other related majors be proficient in Basic Mathematics;
  • Identity Document
  • For local applications, photocopy of HKID or passport.
  • For non-local students, photocopy of other identity document of home country.
  • Photocopies of Certificates and Transcripts
  • Resume
  • Statement of Goals and Objectives
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Request two referees to complete the Confidential Recommendation Form for you and send it directly to the Graduate School.

Tuition Fee

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    20564 USD/year
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  • National

    20564 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 20564 USD per year during 12 months.

HKD160,000

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
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