MSc in Business Analytics

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Key Information

  • Application deadline

    Home/EU: 31 August 2021
    Overseas: 30 June 2021

  • Course start date

    4 October 2021

  • Fees

    Home: £14,500
    EU/Overseas: £22,000

    From 2022 fees may change depending on the outcome of Brexit negotiations. Read the University's advice for EU students.

  • Entry requirements

    2:1 or above (or international equivalent) undergraduate degree. Your degree can be in any discipline but you must have studied a subject with quantitative content.

  • Title of award

    Master of Science

  • Length of course

    One year

  • Mode of attendance


This course is for

Graduates who want to start their career in the applications of business analytics.


Our digital lives mean we’re processing and generating more data than ever. But how can companies use ‘big data’ to create business opportunities? This course will teach you how to convert data into knowledge.

Develop your understanding of business analytics and how it works internationally. Get hands-on practical experience through using the latest business intelligence software. You’ll graduate with the skills you need to start a career specialising in data and decision analysis.

This course includes guest lectures from industry experts, and a unit co-delivered by a specialist from IBM.

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Key Benefits

  • An MSc in Business Analytics gives you a range of career choices across different sectors
  • Get hands-on with advanced business analytics software through our special relationships with analytics giants IBM and SAS
  • Our small, carefully-selected class sizes gives you a lot of contact with academics, and more individual coaching
  • Graduate equipped with the skills global employers want. Big data's importance to businesses is growing, and experts are in demand
  • A practical dissertation will let you work with a partner company on a real business problem
  • Network and get valuable experience by working on projects with international organisations. Take these experiences with you into the global job market

MSc in Business Analytics 2018 class

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The MSc in Business Analytics will train you to become a business leader

Our MSc in Business Analytics will prepare you for the future with a solid skill set in information technology, quantitative methods for analysing data and making optimised decisions.

I knew I wanted to work in consulting and this was the perfect degree to start my dream career. The modules cover many areas and I felt that, with this knowledge, I would be able to tackle any challenge in my future work.

Aziza Lavert, MSc in Business Analytics