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Industrial Systems Analytics

Miners of complex data for better business Industrial Systems Analytics, Master of Science in Technology

Are you curious about how complex industrial systems work? Are industrial systems design and analytics your passion? Do you want to solve the data problems of today’s businesses?

The topics taught in Industrial Systems Analytics include data science and analytics, quality engineering, systems engineering, six sigma, decision support, and project management.

After completing the degree, you will be able to

  • produce knowledge and insights from energy system data
  • develop and operate high quality standard for energy operations
  • design and operate successful energy systems
  • include quantitative and qualitative input streams for decision making
  • plan and manage projects in the energy field

The studies prepare you for developing and managing product and service innovation for industrial energy systems, delivery, and use. Successful completion of Lean Six Sigma Statistical Control course issues a certificate of Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. 

Courses consist of lectures, teamwork assignments, projects, presentations, and final exams. The degree includes both online and in-class teaching. This is a full-time on-campus programme taking place in Vaasa. Some courses are offered in hybrid mode for the final year spring to support also online participation.

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The major in Industrial Systems Analytics is a part of the master’s programme in Industrial Management. The duration of studies is 2 years (120 ECTS credits). For a detailed degree structure, see our Study Guide

Having previous studies in subjects like industrial engineering, systems engineering, or a similar engineering field will set you up for success. Please note that a business degree is not considered appropriate unless it includes a sufficient amount of relevant studies in technology (55%). Check out the detailed eligibility criteria for this programme in joint and rolling admission for further guidance.

Accreditations – ensuring quality education

The ASIIN quality seal for study programmes provides assurance that subject specific quality standards of the academic discipline and of the profession for which that programme prepares are met at high level. It confirms further that a suitable framework for good teaching and successful learning is provided. The award of the seal is based on learning outcome-oriented standards of the involved disciplines and complies with the European Qualifications Framework and the “European Standards and Guidelines”.

Read more about our accreditations, rankings and audits.

Admissions criteria and instructions for how to apply

Want to learn more? Read our detailed guide on how to apply. Ready to apply? Go to the Studyinfo portal to submit your application.

Meet the teaching staff

University education is founded on scientific research. We maintain a continuous dialogue with businesses and society to ensure that we offer the most recent knowledge and insights, now and in the future. Get to know your teachers beforehand by reading more.

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