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Business Analytics

Durham University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
29400 GBP/year
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About

The Business Analytics course offered by Durham University is intended to provide premium Masters-level education and training in relevant areas of contemporary business analytics in a supportive research-led interdisciplinary learning environment.

Overview

The programme

The broad aims of the Business Analytics course offered by Durham University are:

  • To develop advanced and systematic understanding of the complexity of data, including the sources of data relevant to business, alongside appropriate analysis techniques
  • To enable students to critically review and apply relevant business analytics knowledge to practical situations
  • To develop a critical awareness of current issues in business analytics which is informed by leading edge research and practice in the field
  • To develop a conceptual understanding of existing research and scholarship to enable the identification of new or revised approaches to business analytics practice
  • To develop creativity in the application of knowledge, together with a practical understanding of how established, advanced techniques of research and enquiry are used to develop and interpret knowledge in business analytics.
  • To develop the ability to conduct research into business analytics issues that requires familiarity with a range of business data, research sources and appropriate methodologies and ethical issues
  • To develop advanced conceptual abilities and analytical skills in order to evaluate the rigour and validity of published research and assess its relevance to new situations
  • To extend the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, using a range of media.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Computer Science 
  • Introduction to Management
  • Data Analytics in Action
  • Learning from Data
  • Building Customer Insights 
  • Natural Language Analysis
  • Retail Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
Upper 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.
92
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

A UK first or upper second class honours degree or equivalent in either business; computer science; or a related subject with a strong quantitative component.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    29400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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