University of Manchester: Business Analytics: Operational Research and Risk Analysis

InstitutionUniversity of Manchester
Department Alliance Manchester Business School
Telephone +44 (0)161 306 1339
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Learn the fundamental theories, approaches and analytical toolkit of data analytics, decision sciences, applied operational research and statistics. - Gain a solid theoretical foundation and quantitative skills, alongside practical problem-solving techniques.

  • Apply your knowledge to real-life scenarios using case studies, individual and team consulting-based assignments, presentations and software tools.

  • Use SAS Enterprise as part of the `Data Analytics for Business Decision Making' unit. SAS sponsor a coursework prize for this project.

  • Choose from a broad range of options to meet your interests or career aspirations.

  • Prepare for a career in consultancy, finance, retail, manufacturing, government analytics units, defence, IT systems, outsourcing and telecoms.


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