Taught course

Business Analytics

Institution
Manchester Metropolitan University · Faculty of Business and Law
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a good UK honours degree (minimum 2:2), or international equivalent, in any subject. We will also consider your application if you have significant management experience or degree equivalent professional qualifications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

In today's organisations, technology is a business-critical resource integrated into the fabric of business operations. There is a growing recognition that businesses need to leverage big data in order to maximise competitive opportunities. This programme focuses on both of these elements in preparing you to achieve a balanced combination of technical competence coupled with an understanding of business intelligence.

The programme will allow you to develop the acumen necessary to identify opportunities for the organisation through understanding data, as well as the ability to build a case for exploiting and deploying technological solutions.

The familiarisation of information technology for analytics will develop your appreciation of how these can be integrated into business operations. This course is taught by experienced tutors with real world consultancy and research expertise in the field of digital business.

During your studies, you will have the opportunity to participate in:

  • Industry visits to real companies
  • Short term internships with local employers
  • A live consultancy project for your final dissertation*

*subject to availability

An MSc in Business Analytics will help you get the skills and knowledge you need to secure a graduate job in specialist roles such as consultant, data analyst, manager or business analyst.

Open to graduates holding degrees in any subject, this course assumes no prior knowledge of business or management and is suitable for UK, EU and international students wishing to progress their academic knowledge of business analytics and business intelligence. It is also suitable for those who do not have a degree but possess relevant experience.

Information for international students

International students please see www.mmu.ac.uk/international for further information.

Fees and funding

UK students
Please refer to the Manchester Met website for the latest fee information.
International students
Please refer to the Manchester Met website for the latest fee information.

For information about funding your postgraduate studies, please check our funding page at: www.mmu.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@mmu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 247 6969