Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

The MSc in Business Analytics is a new MSc offered in collaboration with QMUL?s School of Mathematics and is aimed at students who are highly numerate and have a strong interest in developing statistical and business skills required to succeed in the digital economy. This exciting new programme is ideal for anybody aiming to direct businesses in today?s digital economy. You will learn how to use insights from business analysis to inform strategy, provide direction for leadership and create value.

With the growing use of data in business decision making, individuals who have a strong understanding of the tools and methodologies for business analysis, who are able to analyse data and use the results to inform the direction of their business, will be sought after by employers in all sectors of the economy. Our programme will take you beyond analytics and programming, teaching you how businesses are structured, how they operate and how digital skills are used to enhance business performance. You will gain an awareness of the leadership and organisational challenges associated with large scale change projects driven by the digitisation of businesses and develop important leadership qualities such as communication, negotiation and team work.

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Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £18,050 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £18,050 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £23,500 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need a good upper second class degree or overseas equivalent. Any degree discipline is acceptable, but students must have a satisfactory existing level of Maths, Quants or Stats. We welcome students from a variety of disciplines, including Maths, Computer Science, Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Medicine, straight Economics, and straight Finance. Students from less quantitatively oriented degrees are also welcome if they have focused on the more quantitative elements of those degrees.
  • International entry requirements: Students need to have an IELTS score of 7 (with 6 in writing).
  • IELTS score: 7