University of Strathclyde
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This course converts high-quality or graduates in numerate disciplines into good practitioners; Master's and diploma candidates follow the same curriculum; Master's candidates then produce a dissertation; diploma students of an appropriate standard may transfer to the Master's; completion of the 1st half of the diploma leads to the award of a postgraduate certificate; lectures, tutorials and lab classes are integrated with other learning experiences and include: a 3-week apprenticeship period, spent with a practising OR group.
MSc: Good 1st degree or other qualification equivalent to a 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university, which must include an acceptable level of mathematics: PgDip/PgCert: Degree or equivalent qualification or relevant practical experience.
Foundations of operational research and business analysis; quantitative business analysis; managing business operations; spreadsheet modelling and demand forecasting; operational research methods. Elective Classes (3 to be chosen): Business simulation methods; risk analysis and management; decision analysis; advanced or modelling with specialised software; spring school elective.
Students undertake a 3 month project, typically for an external organisation, applying the concepts and theories studied on the course.
EPSRC quota awards available; SAAS awards available for Scottish students for PgDip, in-course transfer to MSc available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Distance learning||-||24 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgCert||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgCert||Distance learning||-||21 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||9 months|
|PgDip||Distance learning||-||21 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Strathclyde||Glasgow||G1 1XQ||Scotland|
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