24 months
5525 GBP/year
5525 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The flagship distance learning and fully online Business Analytics programme from Aston University welcomes professionals from all disciplines seeking to develop the knowledge and technological skills that are in high demand by organisations around the world.

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Improve your understanding of how to use data to inform strategic decision-making at Aston University . Prepare for a successful career as you work through practical business applications, study relevant case studies and gain hands-on experience with today’s most in-demand technologies.

A Unique Skill Set 

Upon completion of the Business Analytics programme from Aston University, you will develop and refine a wide range of business skills demanded by employers worldwide including:

  • Problem-Solving: Develop competence in analytical tools and techniques that lead to effective management and change within data-driven teams and organisations.
  • Strategic Decision-Making: Learn how to uncover patterns, unknown correlations, market trends and customer preferences to make informed decisions. 
  • Analytical Expertise: Gain confidence and experience needed to practically apply software packages, machine learning algorithms, text analytics and predictive modelling.

Programme Structure

The courses for this online degree in Business Analytics include:

  • Big Data for Decision Making 
  • Business Analytics in Practice 
  • Data Mining and Web Analytics 
  • Effective Management Consultancy  

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

3 intakes per year


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

To enter one of the online programmes in the MSc Business Analytics Suite, you should possess a good UK honours degree (minimum lower second class) or an equivalent overseas degree recognised by Aston University. All applicants must submit the following:

  • Official academic transcript(s) of your grades to date
  • Two written recommendations, preferably at least one academic referee
  • Current CV
  • International students: An official academic transcript, with an official English translation 

IELTS English language requirement: An overall minimum score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 for each individual IELTS skill.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5525 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11050 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    5525 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11050 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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