Multivariate Statistical techniques are important tools of analysis in all fields of Management: Finance, Operations, Accounting, Marketing, and Management. In addition, they play key roles in the fundamental disciplines of the social science: Economics, Psychology, Sociology, ... etc.
This course is designed to provide students with a working knowledge of the basic concepts underlying the most important multivariate techniques, with an overview of actual applications in various fields, and with experience in actually using such techniques on a problem of their own choosing. The course addresses both the underlying mathematics and problems of applications. As such, a reasonable level of competence in both statistics and mathematics is needed.