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Business Intelligence and Analytics MSc

Business Intelligence and Analytics MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Business Intelligence Software (Use) Business Modelling / Analysis Business Studies

Course type


Course Summary

The MSc in Business Intelligence and Analytics is designed for students with an interest in analytics, data visualisation and business decision making.

Businesses are becoming more and more interested in the high value-adding potential of data and advanced analytics. An incredible amount of data is generated at a very high speed, where businesses are keen to develop a digital culture within their organisation and attract highly skilled talent to support this.

* Enhance your knowledge and understanding of analytics techniques that support modern business needs.

* Develop the skills to extract, manipulate and visually communicate data, alongside a critical understanding of management science theories and techniques. You’ll explore the role these solutions play in solving real-world business problems and developing business intelligence.

* Highly demanded specialist software packages which are used in the industry have been incorporated to support teaching and develop your practical skills.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



This module will introduce you to the field of Statistics and Simulation modelling. A range of features of the area such as Linear regression, Multiple regression, forecasting and discrete event simulation modelling form part of this module. This module aims to enable you to evaluate a business problem, identify the most appropriate modelling approach to be used, verify and validate results and present a detailed analysis.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

* An Honours degree (2:2 or above), or equivalent qualification, in any subject.

* Applicants with other appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis.

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages