Master of Science (MSc) in Data Analytics and Business Economics
Study Mode Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years
Tuition Fee Local students: HK$150,000/programme; Non-local students: HK$210,000/programme
Cut Off Date 01 Feb 2021
Year of Entry 2021 September
Funding Nature Self-financed
Application Start Date28 Sep 2020
Application Deadline1 Feb 2021
Programme DirectorDr WAN Shui Ki
Programme Office (852) 3411 2175, (852) 3411 firstname.lastname@example.org
This programme, Master of Science in Data Analytics and Business Economics (MScDABE), provides solid training in business economic analysis and data analytics. By taking various applied electives, in addition to the core foundation courses, students will be trained to analyse business economic issues using relevant data.
A distinct feature of this programme is a balanced training in business economic knowledge, statistical models, and programming skills. Specifically, this programme aims at training:
|Units Requirement||30 units|
|Required Courses||15 units|
|Elective Courses||15 units|
|Study Curriculum||The study curriculum may change from time to time. Applicants may make reference to the programme website or the University Student Handbook for details of the list of courses.|
The overall scholastic record and potential of the applicant for admission is more important than prior preparation in specific areas of economics. The programme is open to students with an undergraduate degree either in business or in non-business fields with good quantitative training.
General Admission Requirements
To be eligible for admission to the Master of Science in Data Analytics and Business Economics Programme, the applicant must hold a bachelor's degree from a recognised university, or equivalent, with satisfactory academic performance.
Language Proficiency Requirements
Proof of English proficiency is required for applicants whose first degree were obtained from non-English-medium institutions. The English proficiency requirement can be fulfilled by achieving any one of the following standards:
- a minimum TOEFL iBT score of 79; or
- a minimum of 6.5 in IELTS; or
- other equivalent qualifications.