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MSc Statistics and Operational Research

MSc Statistics and Operational Research

Essex, University of

Colchester Campus, Colchester, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    439
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months
  • Start date Jan-2000
Operational research uses advanced statistical and analytical methods to help improve the complex decision-making processes to deliver a product or service. This course is ideal for those with first degree which include mathematics as its major subject, and students are expected to have prior knowledge of statistics – for example significance testing or basic statistical distributions – and operational research such as linear programming. On this course, students will specialise in areas including: Continuous and discrete optimisation; Time series econometrics; Heuristic computation; Experimental design; Machine learning; Linear models.