Overview

The Master of Decision Analytics is designed for students who want to develop a high-level understanding of the principles and practices of decision analytics and to strengthen their skills in this area. The degree allows students to acquire qualitative and quantitative decision-making tools for analysing complex operations environments and making appropriate decisions within those environments.

Program Code

8634

Total units of credit (UOC)

48

Campus

UNSW Canberra

Indicative Enrolments

13

Why choose this degree?

Government organisations, including defence, and industry are increasingly focused on making decisions and policies based on evidence. This program will provide students with the opportunity to explore the methodologies used to gather evidence and the frameworks for good decision making.

Who should choose this degree?

This degree is intended for students working in management and policy roles in defence, government organisations and industry.

Degree Structure

Degree Handbook

Career opportunities

  • Operations Analysts
  • Organisational Strategy and Decision Analysts
  • Defence Strategy Analysts
  • Operations Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Analytical Researcher
  • Computational Problem solving Analysts

Entry requirements

Completed a Bachelor's degree with Honours with a major in the cognate discipline; or Completed a Graduate Diploma in the cognate discipline; or Completed a 3 or 4-year Bachelor degree in a cognate discipline, which includes a major in the cognate discipline; and have completed at least 3-years full-time professional experience in the cognate discipline; or Completed a Bachelor degree in a NON-cognate discipline; and have completed at least 4-years full-time professional experience in the cognate discipline; or Evidence of other academic qualifications and professional experience to be submitted to the relevant Program Authority to be acceptable grounds for admission into the degree; or No tertiary qualifications but evidence of professional experience to be submitted to the relevant Program Authority to be acceptable grounds for admission into the degree.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted through our Apply Online portal. We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term. Some high-demand programs and Faculties with limited places may have an earlier application deadline or commencement date. Find out more.

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