The aim of the course is to present the fundamental theories, approaches and analytical toolkit of data analytics, decision sciences, applied operational research and statistics, gain a solid theoretical foundation and quantitative skills, alongside practical problem-solving techniques and apply the knowledge to real-life scenarios using case studies, individual and team consulting-based assignments, presentations and software tools.

At the end of this course, students will:
  • Be able to develop the environmental research capacity
  • Comprehend the advanced and correlated use of business methodologies to optimize the performance of organizations