Operational Research and Applied Statistics
Students study the analytical skills, methods and ways of thinking required to tackle and analyse complex organisational problems, help make better decisions, and to become confident statistical analysts. The programme covers operational research, management science, statistics, management consultancy, business analytics, supply chain management, government and statistics.
A 1st degree (minimum 2nd Class Honours) from a recognised university in a numerate subject such as mathematics, operational research, statistics, management science, economics, engineering, computer science, geography or a suitable science subject. A good level of English language, both written and oral is required (applicants whose 1st language is not English normally require an IELTS score of 6.5 or TOEFL 600.
Modules include: OR methods; statistical methods; communication and research skills; computational methods; time series and forecasting; supply chain modelling; statistics and OR for government; advanced use of statistical packages; healthcare modelling; business and risk strategy; financial maths and actuarial risk; credit risk scoring.
Assessment methods include dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,560 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 5,019 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 11,922 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cathays Park Campus||Cardiff||CF10 3AT||Wales|
029 2087 0851