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MASTER OF APPLIED STATISTICS (MAppStats) 2017 / 2018

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NTRODUCTION

The programme is designed to upgrade the analytical skills of managerial and technical personnel for their career advancement and to enhance their competence in applications of statistics. The focus is on highly sought after data analysis skills demanded by the industries. The programme provides training in the arts and science of collecting, organizing, presenting, analyzing and interpreting numerical data, and the ability to use the results for decision making and problem solving in a range of fields. The programme is practical-oriented and emphasis is given to the use of software in developing statistical skills.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

A Bachelor degree with a minimum of CGPA 3.0 or equivalent and sufficient knowledge of mathematics or statistics.


PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

 

5 CORE COURSES (26 Credits)

  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Research Project
  • Statistical Methods
  • Statistical Data Analysis
  • Applied Econometrics

     

    5 OPTIONAL COURSES (at least 16 Credits)

  • Time Series Analysis
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Experimental Design
  • Biostatistics
  • Actuarial Statistics
  • Applications of Demographic Techniques
  • Marketing Research Techniques
  • Operations Research Methods
  • Applied Financial Econometrics
  • Readings in Applied Statistics
  • Statistical Methods for Quality Management
  • The Malaysian Economy
  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Money and Finance in Economic Development

 

PROGRAMME DURATION

Minimum: 2 Semesters

Maximum: 8 Semesters

 

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS (For International Applicants)

Minimum TOEFL score of 550 or;

Minimum IELTS overall band score of 5.5

 

FEES STRUCTURE

AVERAGE FEES*

MALAYSIAN

RM 14,130.00*

INTERNATIONAL

RM 27,867.50*

*Subject to change

PROGRAMME BROCHURE

Last Updated: 11/07/2018