London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

**Why study this course?**

Our MBA (Data Analytics) will cover everything you need to know to run a successful business. Topics include finance, communications and management, while the specialised data analytics modules introduce you to the art and sciences of using raw data for business analysis and intelligence. You’ll study these modules alongside professionals and students from related disciplines, providing you with a collaborative and supportive environment for networking.

**More about this course**

London Met’s MBA (Data Analytics) course includes the fundamentals of business administration, an exploration of data analysis and the chance to conduct your own specialised research.

So you can grow into a successful business leader, the core modules teach you principles of business administration such as accounting and finance, leadership, management, marketing and communications.This will apply to private, public and not'for'profit organisations, and will include the opportunity to take the lead on projects related to social responsibility.

The specialised data analytics modules are Data Mining for Business Intelligence and Data Modelling and Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) techniques. Studying these analytical processing methods will further enhance your ability to make informed and strategic decisions within companies.

Our teaching staff and visiting academics, who you’ll meet both informally and formally through lectures and social events, are experts in areas including strategy, management, coaching and data analytics.

Throughout the MBA, you’ll collaborate with students from a variety of professions and disciplines, including specialist postgraduate data analytics students. Your specialised training will be supplemented by regular informal learning activities including the weekly student'led Business Breakfast; a monthly dinner; networking events; meetings with business leaders; entrepreneurs and consultants and lively charity fundraising events in the City.

We’ll provide regular coaching sessions to help improve your career potential, while you can also make use of our Careers and Employability Unit to help you find new roles in preparation for life after the MBA.

**What our students say**

This MBA is a re'launch of our original MBA course, of which graduate and banker Gaurav Gajjar had this to say:

"I continue to benefit from [the student diversity and the real'life opportunities] in the multicultural and diverse markets I deal with on a daily basis. In addition it helped me hone my management and leadership skills helping me attain my goals.”

Read more about Gaurav's MBA experience.

Course Modules

Core modules include: Accounting and Finance For Managers, Leadership and Strategic Management, People and Organisations: Principles and Practices in Global Contexts, and Marketing, Marketing Communications and Operations. Data Analytics modules: Data Mining for Business Intelligence, and Data Modelling and OLAP Techniques for Data Analytics. Research'focused modules include: Management Learning and Research, and Business Research Project.

Start Date:

09/2019

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MBA £8,345 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MBA £930 Home Fees

Qualifications required:

  • You will be required to have a minimum of a 2:2 degree in any subject discipline (or equivalent), GCSE Maths and English grade C (grade 4 from 2017) or above (or equivalent eg IELTS 6), and at least two years’ postgraduate experience in a managerial role (evidence of this will need to be confirmed by two letters of reference).