Management and Business Analytics

Nottingham Trent University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
16400 GBP/year
9750 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The new Management and Business Analytics course from Nottingham Trent University introduces you to the world of ‘big data’ and the impact it is having within businesses across the globe.


In your first semester, you will shape your leadership and management skills to become an effective 21st century manager, gaining and excellent understanding of the core subjects, enabling you to put theory and contemporary thinking into practice.

During your second semester, you’ll understand the value of business analytics within an organisation, its impact on decision-making and the problems faced in interpreting big data. You’ll face practical challenges and focus on applying descriptive statistics to analyse real-world data. You will be developing skills within:

  • quantitative methods for data analysis;
  • understand the business analytics process;
  • acquire the knowledge to identify machine learning models to predict uncertain events in a business environment;
  • learn current trends within business analytics:
  • mobile BI
  • sentiment / emotion analysis
  • text analysis
  • event stream processing.

Finally, in your third semester, you’ll choose an experiential project. With the opportunity to use your skills in a real-world setting, you can choose from completing a consultancy experience project, an internship experience project, a business research project or a global experience project.

What you’ll gain from this Management and Business Analytics course from Nottingham Trent University?

  • develop an understanding on the relationship between business strategies and business analytics.
  • demonstrate an understanding of a range of strategic models that can be utilised to explore and guide effective action in dynamic organisational environments.
  • explore data analytics application in real-world business environment.
  • enhance your skills within quantitative research, statistical analysis, spatial and temporal analytics.
  • identify some of the types of data and potential problems that may be encountered within operations and sales.

Careers and employability

At Nottingham Business School, we’re focused on your employability from the start of your postgraduate degree. We provide you with a learning experience that integrates theory and practice.

Graduates from this course are expected to go onto roles within the public, private and third sector, undertaking positions such as:

  • junior analyst
  • business consultant
  • market research analyst
  • data analytics manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Management
  • Managing in Organisations 
  • Context of Management
  • Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics
  • Data Analysis for Managerial Decision Making 
  • Consultancy Experience Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We would recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need an undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate honours degree (2.2 or above).
  • All applicants will be required to demonstrate a commitment to the subject they wish to study and should demonstrate how their chosen programme of study will benefit them in their future career.
  • One academic reference is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • UK/EU two years (placement year): £11,135
  • International two years (placement year): £17,785


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Management and Business Analytics
Nottingham Trent University