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Business Analytics online MSc

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2.3 years

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Data Analysis Business Studies Business Modelling / Analysis

Course type


Course Summary

Our master of science in business analytics online offers individuals from both business and non-business disciplines the data and decision analysis skills to convert big data into knowledge. It’s these skills that will give you an advantage when competing for managerial or consultancy roles in business analysis, in sectors as diverse as government, finance, marketing, healthcare and sustainability. Exploring everything from databases and spreadsheet modelling to business intelligence and data mining, our MSc Business Analytics online course will enable you to apply what you’ve learned immediately in a real-world organisational setting. Our partnership with IBM and SAS, and our focus on mathematical models over intuition and management principles, further reinforces the practice-based nature of the course. By developing your understanding of information technology, quantitative methods for analysing data and optimised decision-making, our masters in business analytics online will prepare you for a rewarding future in the ever-evolving world of big data.

Career Impact

If you are interested in furthering your data science online skills, this course will equip you with the technical experience and business abilities necessary for consultancy or business analytics roles in a whole host of different industries, including business, IT, public sector and engineering.


Apply concepts, frameworks and tools of project management and strategies in the context of business analytics projects, using case studies to examine the real-world management challenges.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Our online Business Analytics MSc costs £833* per 10 credit unit (10% alumni discount). Fees are paid in unit instalments corresponding with the course units. To qualify for an MSc you will need a total of 180 credits.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


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

University information

Established in 1966, the prestigious University of Bath is one of the UK’s top 10 universities and has built an international reputation for world-class teaching and research. The university works hard to fulfil its mission: to inspire, encourage and educate future leaders and innovators. They strive to foster a diverse, welcoming and inclusive culture, where enterprise and innovation is encouraged and students from all backgrounds can fulfil...more

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