Decision Science, M.Sc. | University Utara Malaysia (UUM) | Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
12 months
Duration
79 USD/credit 3160 USD/year
53 USD/credit 2120 USD/year
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About

Decision Science from University Utara Malaysia (UUM) is designed to promote professional development of researchers, academicians and others who are involved in decision-making processes.  

Overview

Decision Science from University Utara Malaysia (UUM) aims to produce postgraduates who possess in-depth knowledge and skills for scientific decision making; sufficient knowledge in integrating other field areas such as economy, management, humanities and others, as well as having in-depth knowledge in Quantitative or Decision Science; and able to apply the knowledge through research and other lifelong learning activities.  

Careers

Decision Science professionals are relevant in many fields such as manufacturing, marketing, banking, finance, logistics, healthcare, transportation, telecommunication, forestry, military, energy among others.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Programming Using Visual Tools
  • Business Intelligence and Analytics for Decision Support
  • Simulation for Decision Making
  • Operational Research
  • Heuristic Techniques for Combinatorial Optimization Problems
  • Research Methodology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • January entry - Research - 10 March
  • September entry - Research - 4 November

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a bachelor’s degree with Honours from Universiti Utara Malaysia or any other institutions of higher learning recognised by the University Senate with a CGPA of at least 2.75; or
  • a bachelor’s degree from Universiti Utara Malaysia or any other institutions of higher learning recognised by the University Senate with a CGPA of 2.00 to 2.74 and relevant work experience; or
  • a diploma from any institutions of higher learning recognised by the University Senate with at least ten (10) years of relevant work experience,  35 years or older and passed APEL assessment (level 7); or
  • any other equivalent qualifications recognised by the University Senate; and
  • fulfil the English language requirement as set by the University Senate. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 79 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    2120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • Malaysian - RM250/credit hour
  • Non-Malaysian - RM450/credit hour

Research option:

  • Malaysian - RM1,500/ tr + RM1,200/ trimester for PT
  • Non-Malaysian - RM2,400/ tr

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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