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Major Programmes

Mathematics and Statistics

This programme is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in mathematical and statistical concepts with an aim towards developing logical thinking and analytical skills that are applicable to various career fields.

Special emphasis on applications in industrial and commercial areas is stressed, and students are well trained in the use of various computer software packages to solve real-life problems in management science, logistics, computer visualization, computational finance, engineering design, actuarial science, clinical research, industrial applications, social science research and others.

Concentration options in Operations Research, Scientific Computing, Quantitative Data Analysis, Financial Risk Management and Actuarial Statistics are available.

Faculty Advising Coordinator
The Faculty Advising Coordinator assumes overall responsibility for coordinating all academic advising/mentoring activities in the Faculty, and to work closely with Academic Advisors and Mentors at all levels to take care of students' development during their studies.

Dr Daniel Kwong, Associate Dean of Science

Science Faculty Counsellor
Together with other supporting units of the University, to provide guidance and support to Year 1 students on situations not directly related to academic issues such as adjustment to University life and other personal difficulties.

Prof Albert Lee

Academic Advisor
Each programme/concentration has an academic advisor to provide guidance to Year 1 students who are interested to study his/her programme, to provide information on relevant courses such as study schedule, course selection and to advise students on any academic issues.

Prof Chiu Sung Nok

Mentors
The mentor will meet with the student regularly to provide a friendly and supportive environment so that students can approach the mentor for advice on personal, social and/or other problems, if necessary.

Programme Director: Prof Chiu Sung Nok

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