A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher in a relevant discipline which must include some quantitative training, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.
Months of entry
Many prestigious organisations recruit our students because of the strong vocational training on this programme. You should be numerate, a good communicator with strong interpersonal skills, and enjoy problem-solving.
The summer project is a highlight and the majority involve working with an external organisation, with typical project sponsors including companies, charities and public services.
Compulsory modules include: Deterministic Operational Research (OR) Methods; Presenting Reports; Analytical Consultancy Skills; Problem Structuring; Data Analytics; Statistical Methods; Stochastic OR Methods; Introduction to Python; Dissertation as three-month project.
Optional modules include: Credit Scoring and Data Mining; Financial Portfolio Theory; Forecasting; Game Theory in Business; Healthcare Modelling; Nonlinear Optimisation; Project Management; Revenue Management. Plus dissertation as three-month project (MSc only)For further information, please visit our website.
Information for international students
English language requirements: band 2C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Social Sciences
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