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Business Analytics online MSc

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Study mode

Online

Duration

27 months

Start date

JAN-22

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Business Studies Business Modelling / Analysis Data Analysis

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Business Analytics online MSc

The University of Bath’s EQUIS-accredited School of Management delivers this online MSc with units run in partnership with IBM and SAS.

Leverage data and advance your career

Bridging the gap between data science and business management, the Business Analytics online MSc equips you with the necessary technical skills and expertise to take your career to the next level. You’ll gain the strategic, problem-solving and decision-making skills that are vital in today’s business world, opening your career to a host of exciting managerial and consultancy business analyst roles.

Ideal for working professionals, this 100% online course offers an opportunity to focus on both data and decision analysis. This is key to providing you with a competitive advantage in a world where data is critical to resolving issues in almost every industry and workplace.

Turn data into insight

It’s one thing to identify and extract insights from endless streams of data, but it’s quite another to harness big data as a practical tool to drive real change. With a strong emphasis on producing and applying data insights, the Business Analytics online MSc explores a range of units such as data mining, machine learning and business intelligence.

Rather than dwelling on speculative decision-making, the School focusses on mathematics-based prescriptive analytics, helping to ground your work in the real world. You’ll gain valuable knowledge to complement your business experience, helping you to tackle day-to-day challenges in a multitude of industries.

7th in the UK for Business and Management Studies by The Complete University Guide 2022

Interactive online learning

You will learn via immersive video material and real-life case studies, as well as benefit from direct and regular communication with other students and lecturers.

The online MSc Business Analytics not only sets you up with a deeper understanding of data science, it equips you with the business acumen to put data insights into practice and take your career to the next level.

Business analyst roles

Our Business Analytics online MSc can open job opportunities in both management and consultancy. Recent graduates have been recruited by a wide range of organisations, including:

  • BMJ
  • Procter & Gamble
  • DiDi
  • Accenture
  • OPPO
  • Mazars
  • Nielsen
  • EY

Upgrade your career potential with the University of Bath

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Modules

Get to grips with key Business Intelligence software, including graphical report design, dashboard design, and visualisation techniques to develop high-level insights. You’ll learn to: Identify the underlying data model of a business process Visualise processed data in multiple dimensions to maximise business value Perform exploratory data analysis

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

Cost per 10 credits £833 (10% alumni discount). Fees are paid per unit. The MSc totals 180 credits. Valid up to and including September 2022 intake. Tuition fees are liable to increase each January. You should budget for an increase of up to a maximum of 5% each year.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

Cost per 10 credits £833 (10% alumni discount). Fees are paid per unit. The MSc totals 180 credits. Valid up to and including September 2022 intake. Tuition fees are liable to increase each January. You should budget for an increase of up to a maximum of 5% each year.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Typically, you should have a first or second class bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent. To apply for this course, you must have an undergraduate degree in a subject with high quantitative content such as mathematics/statistics, computer science, engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, economics, or a quantitative social science. We may consider other subjects if they have enough quantitative content. Previous experience of computer programming is an advantage. You should include information about your quantitative and programming experience in your personal statement.

University information

Since its establishment in 1966, The University of Bath has built a reputation for both teaching and research excellence. Today, it is ranked as one of the UK’s top 10 education institutions, by the Complete University Guide 2021. Underpinning their outstanding teaching is the university’s research, 87% of which was defined as world-leading or internationally excellent in the Research Excellence Framework 2014. The university is also renowned...more