Entry requirements

Normally a good UK honours degree (minimum 2:2), or equivalent (including International), in any subject. We also welcome applications from candidates who may not have a degree but do have equivalent professional qualifications or significant, relevant management experience.

This course is suitable to students with a variety of academic and professional backgrounds. It aims to equip those who wish to pursue a managerial career with the required skills to understand and apply knowledge and understanding of Business Analytics. However, it should be noted that applicants are not expected to possess any significant technical skills when for applying for this course.

Overseas applicants will require IELTS with an overall score of 6.5 with no less than 5.5 in any category, or an equivalent accepted English qualification.

Months of entry


Course content

Tech is growing at a phenomenal rate. To keep up with competition and progress, businesses need graduates who can harness the power of data, spot new opportunities and efficiencies.

During this course, you’ll learn how big data can be used to streamline operations and improve economic performance. As well as learning about data management, you’ll also discover how to use big data to identify profitable business opportunities.

You’ll master a variety of tools and information systems and develop practical skills in data visualisation. This course will also allow you to delve deeper into areas such as data mining, analytics in marketing and hospitality business analytics.

Learn from the experts

You don’t need a degree in business intelligence or analytics to join this course. You can enrol with no prior knowledge of business or management, and develop the expertise needed for specialist roles in this rewarding field.

To explore the sector, you’ll get valuable insights into the important role business analysis plays in modern organisations through our guest lecture series. We invite experienced and active professionals from different areas of the industry to give you an idea of the potential career paths available to you when you graduate.

Information for international students

International students please visit our website for more information.

Fees and funding

Funding options available, please visit our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 161 247 6969