Postgraduate Diploma in Operations Research and Analytics

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
Country: New Zealand
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type



12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Immerse yourself in the dynamic world of Operations Research and Analytics with our Postgraduate Diploma. This program is tailored to develop practical skills, catering to the increasing demand in industries driven by data-driven decision-making. Explore the forefront of technological advancements and gain hands-on experience to excel in this crucial field.


In an era of rapid technological evolution, the applications for Operations Research and Analytics have expanded exponentially. Our program stands at the intersection of innovation and industry needs, empowering students from diverse undergraduate backgrounds. Through a comprehensive curriculum, it equips you with fundamental and practical skills, transforming you into a versatile practitioner ready to meet the challenges of a data-driven world.

Admission Requirements

  • IELTS 6.5 and the writing test score 6.0
  • C2 Proficiency – Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • C1 Advanced – Cambridge English Qualifications with pass grade A, B or C.
  • TOEFL iBT  90 and the writing test score 20
  • You must have completed an undergraduate degree in a relevant subject from a recognised university (or similar institution).
  • ENGSCI760 Algorithms for Optimisation
  • ENGSCI761 Integer and Multi-objective Optimisation
  • ENGSCI762 Scheduling and Optimisation in Decision Making
  • ENGSCI763 Advanced Simulation and Stochastic Optimisation
  • ENGSCI765 Studies in Operations Research I
  • ENGSCI768 Advanced Operations Research and Analytics
  • STATS720 Stochastic Processes
  • STATS723 Stochastic Methods in Finance
  • STATS724 Operations Research
  • STATS783 Simulation and Monte Carlo Methods
  • Domestic studentsNZ$11,128.80
  • International studentsNZ$50,810

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the program are poised for a successful career in diverse roles such as Data Scientist, Operations Analyst, Supply Chain Analyst, Business Intelligence Analyst, and Financial Analyst. The evolving landscape of Operations Research and Analytics ensures not only immediate opportunities but also opens doors to future leadership roles in data-driven decision-making.

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