Masters Degree In Industrial Mathematics & Statistics

Brochure download : Maths in industry Brochure v4.pdf (1,231 KB)

Subject Information: CSB_MIS_IMS_Final.rtf (88 KB)

Graduate Profile

Graduates from the Massey University Master of Information Sciences programme in Industrial Mathematics and Statistics, will have:

  • attained the basic knowledge in core methodologies of applied mathematics and data analysis;
  • further extended their knowledge in the field of modelling and data analysis in the related subjects Mathematics and Statistics, and be able to critically evaluate relevant industrial mathematics and statistics from a variety of written and electronic sources;
  • a detailed understanding of the research literature in selected areas of applications of quantitative methodologies and be able to synthesise the context of the applications;
  • demonstrated ability, with supervision, to analyse and draw appropriate inferences from experimental studies;
  • developed independent research skills through completion of supervised and mentored project work.
  • participated in an industrial case study in partnership with a client company;
  • completed an extended research project involving independent research, and have presented the results in the form of a thesis.

Learning Outcomes

A student who successfully completes this course should:

  • possess an extended knowledge in the field of modelling and data analysis and be able to critically evaluate relevant industrial mathematics from a variety of sources
  • be able to participate in industrial case studies in partnership with a client company

Pre-requisite

A major in Mathematics or Statistics as defined for the BSc or BInfSc degree or equivalent, with 200-level study in both, including 160.203, 160.204, 160.211, 161.220 or their equivalents (Note: Alternative qualifications, such as Engineering Science, may be considered as equivalent acceptable pre-requisites)

If you wish to find details about courses (eg 160.203) please use the course search.

Massey Contact Centre Mon - Fri 8:30am to 5:00pm 0800 MASSEY (+64 6 350 5701) TXT 5222 contact@massey.ac.nz Web chat Staff Alumni News Māori @ Massey