What Will You Study

This MSc programme gives you the analytical skills essential to support data analysis, decision making and planning. Founded over 40 years ago, and long regarded by employers as the UK’s premier degree in the field, it offers a fast track to promotion for highly numerate and ambitious graduates. This programme is ideal if you wish to work in business analytics, decision support, industrial engineering, operational research and management science.

Our strong connections to industry and government ensure that what you learn on this MSc has a highly practical focus, both in teaching and in the 3-month MSc summer projects.

Graduates from the programme are in high demand, and recruited to organisations in many sectors, including roles in financial institutions, insurance, industry, retail, government, and consultancies.