From data mining and web analytics to business analytics in practise, the Business Analytics course from Aston University will give you a comprehensive understanding of key areas of business analytics and develop your skills to meet the high demand from employers.
Attracting students from all over the world, this course is a great opportunity to mix with people from different cultures and with diverse backgrounds. You’ll enhance your communication, teamwork and management skills, whilst building a network of international contacts. It will also help you to appreciate the various approaches to people management in a multicultural context.
How will my skills develop?
We’ll develop your quantitative skills to identify trends and gain insights from complex data. You’ll also develop a clear understanding of the three types of data analytics – descriptive, predictive and prescriptive, and how to accurately analyse and visualise information as well as work with analytical tools.
All of this means you will become highly skilled at providing information to business leaders, improving commercial decision-making and business performance.
You’ll also study The Aston Global Advantage module which focuses on professional development and employability, helping you to apply the key skills that you will gain throughout the year.
With insights from data often providing the basis for competitive advantage in the market place, it’s not surprising that business analytics graduates are becoming increasingly sought-after.
We have a track record for providing companies with highly skilled staff. Our recent graduates have gone on to secure roles with prestigious international companies. Our strong links with industry have enabled us to tailor the course to meet the needs of employers looking for highly skilled graduates. Thanks to their input, we can help you gain a competitive advantage over other graduates and ensure that you hit the ground running when you secure your ideal role.
- Effective Management Consultancy
- Decision Models
- Performance Analytics
- Data Mining and Web Analytics
- Software Analytics
- Ethics in Academic Practice
- 12 months
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DisciplinesBusiness Administration Management Studies Business Intelligence & Analytics View 1594 other Masters in Management Studies in United Kingdom
- A good UK honours degree (minimum lower second class)
- Equivalent overseas degree recognised by Aston University
As well as:
- Two professional references – at least one must be from an academic referee
- An official academic transcript of your university grades to date
- A completed application form.
International22750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22750 GBP per year during 12 months.
National11850 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11850 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.