Yuran Chen graduated from the MS in Management Science and Engineering program. Before coming to Columbia, she spent one year as an exchange student at Technical University of Denmark, following digital media engineering courses. She holds a bachelor of engineering degree in Digital Media Technology from Beijing University of Technology.
As part of Operation Consulting Class, Yuran worked as a part time consultant with other six students for FreshDirect and CleanEdison during 2012-2013. Her work included applying mathematical modeling skills and programming skills into business strategy evaluation and optimization.
With the help of IEOR Career team, she successfully obtained a summer internship in a New York-based hedge fund and she continues working as part time there during fall semester.