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Decision Analytics, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Students enrolled in the Decision Analytics program at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology are trained to analyze real-world data, build and fit models that are consistent with these data, develop algorithms, simulate models, and design process and system innovations to find optimal solutions to important decision problems. They pursue careers in domain-specific areas such as financial engineering or consulting services, including risk management, supply and demand analytics, e-commerce, revenue optimization, health-care analytics, and even sports analytics. 

Career prospects

Graduates of this program possess strong analytical skills and are able to develop algorithms, simulation models, and process and system innovations to find optimal or near-optimal solutions to important decision problems in specific domains of finance sectors and service operations, driven by real-world data. They become managers, engineers, consultants, and analysts with supervisory and managerial roles in various sectors, such as: 

  • Banking and finance 
  • Consulting 
  • E-commerce 
  • Healthcare 
  • Information technology 
  • Travel and leisure 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial Engineering and Modern Logistics
  • Computing in Industrial Applications
  • Design Studio
  • Product Design
  • Engineering Management
  • Logistics and Freight Transportation Operations

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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General Requirements

  • IB Diploma

  • Reference Information to Reflect the Intake Quality or Competitiveness for Admission
  • Mid 50% Score Range for 2020 Intake: 36 –40 (including bonus points)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18057 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18057 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    5430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5430 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Local Tuition Fee
  • HK$42,100
Non-local Tuition Fee
  • HK$140,000

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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