Taught course

Business Analytics and Big Data

IE University · School of Human Sciences and Technology

Entry requirements

Candidates should complete the sections that appear in the online application form and must also upload the following documents:

  • Bachelor degree from an accredited university
  • Official university transcripts (certified translation into English or Spanish)
  • 1 page CV/Resume.
  • 1 essay
  • 2 letters of recommendation

Months of entry

January, April, October

Course content

The rise of data is producing a landscape full of challenges and opportunities across all sectors. With the Master in Business Analytics & Big Data, students gain the holistic skill set in data science, business transformation and big data to overcome the obstacles and drive disruption in their specific company.

The Master in Business Analytics and Big Data molds future data scientists ready to help their companies become data-driven businesses by extracting relevant insights from data and using advanced analytics to drive decision-making processes. They are professionals who are capable of rethinking and rebuilding processes, products, and services by applying machine learning & AI to solve user problems.

It is delivered in 2 formats so you can choose the option that best fits your lifestyle: Full-Time 10-months (immersive year in Madrid and a week in China). Part-Time 17 months (online with face-to-face periods in Madrid and one week in Dubai).

Information for international students

English language certificate – for non-Native English speakers: we accept the TOEFL (minimum score of 100), the IELTS (minimum score of 7), Duolingo English Test (minimum score 120) or a Cambridge Advanced or Proficiency level. A certificate is not required if you completed an undergraduate degree in English. The validity of all previously mentioned English language certificates for IE’s admissions process is two years, from the date you took the exam.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Masters
    full time
    10 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    17 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+34 91 568 96 10