UU6462001: BACHELOR OF SCIENCE WITH HONOURS (INDUSTRIAL STATISTICS)

Description

This programme equips students with statistical knowledge and analytical skills in solving real life problems focusing on various industries such as transportation, manufacturing and services.

Aims

The aim of the programme is to provide graduates a broad education and skills in mathematics and statistics techniques that appropriate and may assist them in solving problems that related to the focused industrial areas.

Learning Outcome

  • To gain knowledge and exposure of statistics and industries
  • To be able to apply theories, concepts, principles and methods of statistics in focussed industries namely logistics, manufacturing and other sectors that involve research and development (R&D).
  • To be able to perform statistical analyses critically and analytically, while evaluating and solving problems scientifically.
  • To communicate and cooperate effectively in a community to solve problems scientifically.
  • To possess good interaction skills and be responsible in decision making.
  • To practise professionalism, noble and good ethics in fulfilling the industrial needs of the country.
  • To be adept at managing information and seeking for job opportunities and life-long learning for enhanced professionalism.
  • To practise managing skills and entrepreneurship skills in planning and decision making.
  • To produce leaders who possess high accountability in executing responsibilities.

Details

Duration: 8 Semesters
Practicum: 6 Months

University Core Courses

  • Philosophy and Current Issues
  • Appreciation of Ethics and Civilization
  • Malaysian Nationhood
  • Fundamental of Entreprenuership
  • Co-Curriculum

English Core Courses

Students must take an English courses of NINE (9) credit hours. The courses that must be taken depend on the MUET results obtained by the students as below

  • MUET Band 2 : English Proficiency I, II, III
  • MUET Band 3 : English Proficiency II, III and 1 ESP course
  • MUET Band 4 : English Proficiency III and 2 ESP courses
  • MUET Band 5 or 6 : 3 ESP courses

List of ESP courses:

  • English For Small Group Communication
  • Report Writing
  • Hospitality English
  • Public Speaking Skills
  • English For Professional Communication

Programme Core Courses

  • Economic Principles
  • Introduction to Management
  • Calculus I
  • Calculus II
  • Linear Algebra
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Decision Modelling
  • Data Exploration and Generalization
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Inferential Statistics
  • Regression Modelling
  • Sampling Techniques
  • Design and Analysis of Experiment
  • Multivariate Analysis
  • Industrial Statistics (Project I)
  • Industrial Statistics (Project II)
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Information Systems in Organizations

Elective Courses

Students must choose TWO (2) courses from each of the following industrial field domain

a. Transportation Industry

  • Transportation Theory and Practice
  • Rail Transportation Management
  • Seaport Management
  • Maritime Transport Management

b. Manufacturing Industry

  • Production Planning and Operation
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Manufacturing System Engineering
  • Production Planning and Control

c. Services Industry

  • Human Resources Management
  • Planning Recruitment
  • Change Management
  • Negotiation
  • Industrial Relation

Quantitative Courses

Students must choose only FOUR (4) courses from the list below:

  • Numerical Analysis
  • Survival Analysis
  • Non Parametrics Methods
  • Forecasting Methods
  • Official Statistics
  • Special Topic in Statistics
  • Computerized Modeling in Business

Free Elective

Students can choose ONE (1) course from any courses offered by other study programmes at the same School or other School courses.

General Admission Requirement

Matriculation

  • Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / equivalent with credit in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia or Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia July Paper;
  • and Pass in KPM Matriculation / UM Asasi Sains / UiTM Asasi with a minimum CGPA of 2.00;
  • and Obtain at least Level 2 (Band 2) in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET);
  • and Meet the specific requirements of the programme.

STPM

  • Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / equivalent with credit in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia or Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia July Paper;
  • and Pass in Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 and at least obtain: Grade C for General Studies;
  • and Grade C in 2 (two) other subjects;
  • and Obtain at least Level 2 (Band 2) in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET);
  • and Meet the specific requirements of the programme

STAM

  • Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / equivalent with credit in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia or Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia July Paper;
  • and Obtain at least a Jayyid Grade in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM);
  • and Obtain at least Level 2 (Band 2) in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET);
  • and Meet the specific requirements of the programme.

Diploma

  • Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / equivalent with credit in Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia or Bahasa Melayu / Bahasa Malaysia July Paper;
  • and Possess a diploma or other qualifications recoqnised by the Malaysian Government and approved by the university Senate;
  • and Obtain at least Level 2 (Band 2) in the Malaysian University English Test (MUET); 
  • and Meet the specific requirements of the programme.

Specific Admission Requirement

Matriculation

  • Obtain at least Grade C at Matriculation / Asasi Sains in the subjects Mathematics / Engineering Mathematics / Preparatory Mathematics;
  • Pass the Matriculation / Asasi Sains in all core subjects;
  • and Obtain at least credit in Mathematics at SPM level;
  • and Obtain at least credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM level;
  • and Obtain a pass in English at SPM level;
  • or Obtain at least BAND 2 in MUET.

STPM

  • Obtain at least Grade C at STPM level for one of the following subjects: Mathematics S / Mathematics T / Further Mathematics T;
  • and Obtain at least credit in Mathematics at SPM level;
  • and Obtain at least credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM level;
  • and Obtain a pass in English at SPM level;
  • or Obtain at least BAND 2 in MUET.

STAM

  • Obtain at least a Jayyid Grade in Mathematics at  STAM level;
  • and Obtain at least credit in Mathematics at SPM  level;
  • and Obtain at least credit in Additional Mathematics at SPM level;
  • and Obtain a pass in English at SPM level;
  • or Obtain at least BAND 2 in MUET.

Diploma

  • Possess a diploma in a related field;
  • and Obtain at least C for all Mathematics subjects at diploma level

Document to be Prepared

You’re required to include the following certified documents to the university:

  • Copy of application via online
  • Copy of MyKad OR Copy of Birth of Certificate/Surat Akuan Sumpah (if MyKad is lost)
  • School Certificate/Surat Akuan
  • Employer’s Declaration (if any)
  • Copy of Diploma Certificate
  • Copy of STPM Certificate
  • Copy of SPM Certificate
  • Copy of all Academic’s Transcript
  • Copy of MUET Certificate
  • Copy of Letter of endorsement graduated
  • Copy of Bahasa Melayu / Matematik July (if any)
  • Copy of MQA AND MQR proof

Graduates from Industrial Statistics programmes will be able to go on to work in the areas of banking, finance, data analytics, insurance, business consultancy,  manufacturing, government service, and graduate studies.

Prospect Job Title

  •  Operational Engineer
  •  Industrial Engineer
  •  Financial Engineer
  •  Technical Consultant
  •  Financial Consultant
  •  Business / Market Analyst
  •  Programmer Analyst
  •  System Analyst
  •  Data Analyst
  •  Risk Analyst
  •  Sales Officer
  •  Purchase Officer
  •  Executive
  •  Planner
  •  Researcher
  •  Academician