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MSc Data Analytics and Operations Management

MSc Data Analytics and Operations Management

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Data Analysis Operations Management

Course type


Course Summary

This professional postgraduate course will give you the range of skills and knowledge to prepare you for roles in operations management, learning core topics of innovation, risk and quality. Delivered 100% online, our MSc programme with data analytics will make you stand out from the crowd, giving you the edge to progress in your career with the valuable and sought-after skill to utilise data effectively to make strategic business decisions. Modern businesses have access to more data than ever. People armed with the skills to handle that data - and who can use it to make informed business decisions - add real value to their workplace. To support your development and ensure you are on the right track with your studies we will provide you with tutor feedback on every assessment you submit. If required, your tutor may be able to give you suggestions for improvement and help you understand how to apply your newly acquired skills into real life settings.

Your MSc will prepare you for a wide range of senior positions in data analytics and operations. Those candidates who have armed themselves with the skills and knowledge to drive outcomes from data will have the edge in today’s landscape. Here’s a snapshot of the type of role you could end up in: Senior Data Analyst; Statistician; Data Manager; Operations Manager; Director; Supply Chain Manager; Production Manager; Business Intelligence Expert.

Different course options

Study mode



5 years

Start date

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This module will encourage and support you to understand the key theories and practice of delivering a quality product. Appreciating the importance of quality in both tangible and intangible products will allow you to champion this philosophy in your current or future role. The module will introduce the core principles of quality management and show you the tools and systems you can apply to a real working situation, as well as understanding the ways to measure quality. The assignment will give you the opportunity to put it all into practice, proving you can take these ideas and apply them to specific business needs and objectives.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (overall cost)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Fee differs for various Nationalities.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have an UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent.

University information

Arden University has supported more than 50,000 students over 26 years and are the experts in flexible learning. The university offers a range of Master’s and MBAs that can be studied flexibly by Online Distance Learning, meaning that you can access your modules at a pace that is convenient for you. Need a little more structure? If you’re a UK resident, you can opt for their Blended Learning study mode, where you’ll study a full-time...more