MSc Optimisation and Data Analytics

University of Essex

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Our MSc Optimisation and Data Analytics will appeal if your first degree included mathematics as its major subject. We expect you to have prior knowledge of statistics – for example significance testing or basic statistical distributions – and operational research such as linear programming.Businesses, organisations, and individuals all strive to work as effectively as possible. Operational research uses advanced statistical and analytical methods to help improve the complex decision-making ... READ MORE

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48th / 95
CUG ranking
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39th
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48th

Start date and duration

Start date
06-OCT-22
Full Time
1 year

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We will consider applicants with a 2:2 degree in one of the following subjects: Mathematics, Statistics, Operational research, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics, Biostatistics, Economic Statistics, Statistics, Economics OR a 2.2 degree in any subject which includes one module in: Calculus, Maths, Engineering Maths, Advanced Maths and one module in Statistics or Probability, Maths, Engineering Maths, Advanced Maths and one additional relevant module, from Algebra, Analysis, Programming language (R, Matlab or Python), a second module in Probability or Statistics, Numerical Methods, Complex Numbers, Differential Equations, Optimisation (Linear Programming), Regression, Stochastic Process, Maths, Engineering Maths, Advanced Maths. Applicants with a degree below 2:2 or equivalent will be considered dependent on any relevant professional or voluntary experience and previous modules studied.

Tuition fees

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£9,200 per year
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£19,740 per year
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£19,740 per year
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University of Essex
CUG ranking
39th
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The University of Essex is a hub of innovation and stereotype-breaking success. It offers students a fantastic academic experience, and a fresh way of thinking about some of the key challenges faced by society today. The university delivers an impressive selection of postgraduate courses at a number of levels, including master’s programmes, doctoral degrees, research positions and short courses for continued professional development. The university has performed extremely well in national and international teaching assessments, and is home to around 15,000 students who make up a truly global learning community. The University of Essex is made up of 18 departments, organised into three academic faculties; Faculty of Humanities; Faculty of Science and Health; Faculty of Social Sciences. The main Colchester campus contains everything students need for comfort and success.

Where you'll study

University of Essex

University of Essex Wivenhoe Park Colchester
Essex
CO4 3SQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hythe   0.6 miles away

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