English-language programme where statistics, mathematics & computer science are used to gain a deeper understanding of business & economic problems. There are four specialisations available.
Do you want to forecast economic developments, or create IT solutions to solve production issues? The Econometrics and Operations Research programme allows you to apply mathematical and statistical skills in a business context. It also enables you to solve problems in fields like logistics, planning, information management and telecoms - often using IT solutions. This one-year programme, taught in English, is great preparation for a career in a variety of financial institutions - including banks, insurance companies and pension funds - as well as other public or private companies in logistics, telecoms or production, for example. The programme allows you to choose one of four specialisations:

1. Actuarial Sciences
2. Econometrics
3. Mathematical Economics
4. Operations Research

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