You should have the equivalent of a British honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject. English Requirements: IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.
Months of entry
This course was developed and is run in conjunction with SAS, it will provide you with the knowledge and skills to effectively research, develop and apply business intelligence systems. These are computerised information systems which support an organisation in the decision making process. Many of the techniques used in this area are underpinned by predictive statistics and mathematical modelling. This course will emphasise the concepts and techniques of business intelligence systems and their application and development. You will have access to specialist computing laboratories including one suite reserved specifically for postgraduate students. Upon graduating you be well placed to take up more general management and business information systems development roles within industry, or to undertake academic research in this field.
• Fundamentals of Business
• Data Warehouse Design and OLAP
• Research Methods
• Data Mining
• Business Intelligence Systems
Application and Development
• Analytics Programming
Plus two from the following list:
• Management of Information Systems
• Human Factors in Systems Design
• Applied Computational Intelligence
• Artificial Neural Networks
• Final Project
Information for international students
If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Faculty of Technology Postgraduate Admissions
- 0116 257 7456
- 0116 257 7693