|Year of Entry||2019|
|Mode of Funding||Non-government-funded|
|Mode of Programme||Combined|
|Class Schedule||Weekday evenings|
|Indicative Intake Target||80|
|Minimum No. of Credits Required||30|
|Normal Duration of Programme||Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years|
|Maximum Study Period||Full-time: 2.5 years;
Part-time/Combined mode: 5 years
|Tuition Fee||Click here for more information|
|Mode of processing||Rolling Basis|
PhD (U Wis-Madison)
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The programme offers a comprehensive coverage of quantitative methods (including courses on data-mining, marketing research, financial modeling and risk management) and adopts the point of view of business intelligence, drawing on practical experience and knowledge in the fields. The programme benefits from the use of relevant software packages to reinforce students’ understanding of the concepts, methods and processes introduced.
Selection will be based on the candidate’s academic performance in previous studies, relevant working experience (if any), motivation and potential of the candidate and performance in the interview.
Applicants whose entrance qualification is obtained from an institution where the medium of instruction is not English should also fulfill the following minimum English proficiency requirement:
Any 8 of the following courses:
(#) CEF reimbursable courses
Use of statistical software to conduct data analysis is an integral part of the programme. Students will have access to the latest SAS statistical software including the Enterprise Miner (EM) used as a primary data mining tool by many business organizations in Hong Kong and elsewhere.