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Operational Research with Risk

University of Edinburgh

Venues

King's Buildings Campus

Content

This programme will show you how to use mathematical techniques to tackle real-life problems ranging from scheduling flights and routing mobile phone calls to managing investments and minimizing risks. Operational Research (OR) is an important skill that is in high demand.

This MSc will give an Operational Research perspective on risk and its management.

Entry Requirements

At least a UK 2:1 degree, or its international equivalent, in a numerate discipline such as mathematics, engineering, computer science, physical or biological sciences, economics or business.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

College of Science and Engineering

Department

Mathematics

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.ed.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

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Physics

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