What will I learn?

This academic programme equips students with the fundamentals and applications of statistical methods and operations research techniques to support quantitative analysis, modeling and solving in the scientific and business-related problems.

Student will also exposed to managerial and computing skills to effectively and efficiently utilize and optimize the usage of organizational resources in service and manufacturing industries.

Graduates could apply memberships in statistics and operations research professional bodies associations locally and internationally such as Royal Statistical Society UK, The Operational Research Society UK, Malaysian Institute of Statistics, The Operations Research / Management Science Society of Malaysia and etc.

Career Prospects:


Quality Control

Business Analyst

Operation Researcher Analyst

Market Researcher

Risk Assessor

Insurance Policy Underwriter

Survey Firm Consultant

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Science

Study options

Full Time (3 years)

Tuition fees
RM19,316.66 (US$ 4,655) per year
RM 57,950 for the entire course

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected October 2021


Kampar Campus



Entry requirements

For students from United States

UTAR welcomes applicants with any of the following qualifications for entry to Bachelor's Honours Degree Programme: Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM); Unified Examination Certificate (UEC); A-Levels; South Australian Matriculation (SAM); Canadian Pre-University (CPU). Entry with Other Qualifications: Applicants with qualifications other than those described above, for example, a Diploma from a college/institution/polytechnic may also apply for admission to UTAR programmes. English Language Requirements: International English Language Testing System ( IELTS ): 5.0; Internet-based Testing (IBT) TOEFL: 42; Cambridge English: 154; Pearson Test of English (PTE): 47; Malaysia University English Test (MUET): Band 3.

For international students

Students must have A-Level with 2-3 passes in the relevant subjects or high school leaving examination equivalent with 5 passes.

They also must have the following minimum score are as follows:


TOEFL iBT - 42

Cambridge English: Advance (CAE) – 154

Pearson Test of English (PTE) – 47

Malaysia University English Test (MUET): Band 3


About Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)

UTAR enjoys global recognition, ranking among the top 600 universities in the world, according to the THE World University Rankings 2021.

  • Home to more than 20,000 students from all over the world
  • Based in Malaysia with campuses in Kampar and Sungai Long
  • More than 120 academic programmes at affordable fees
  • Professional recognition and accreditation of its programmes