Business Analytics

University of Limerick

12 months
14934 EUR/year
10042 EUR/year
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Are you looking to develop your quantitative analysis and consultancy skills? Completing the MSc in Business Analytics at the Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick , will position you to engage with business problems using large data sets, statistical methods, optimisation techniques and predictive models.


Our innovation lab and simulation modules allow you to approach business problems in an applied, innovative and creative environment to reflect the skills and competencies required in real-word situations. The ability to communicate findings and implement strategies are developed in leadership and project management modules. 

Who Should Consider the MSc in Business Analytics at University of Limerick;

Business graduates looking to further develop business and quantitative skills.Graduates with a significant business component in their degrees looking to further develop business and quantitative skills 

Why Should you Consider the MSc in Business Analytics? 

  • Graduates will have a strategic understanding of business analytics and appreciate the connections between this discipline and other areas of business to make holistic decision when analysing business problems and situations.
  • Graduates will develop critical thinking skills, understand the connection between quantitative and qualitative tools, theories and context so that they can solve business problems and make effective decisions.
  • Graduates will understand how to develop new and innovative business opportunities and solutions in a dynamic international business environment.
  • Graduates will develop the leadership, influence and change skills necessary to be effective business managers and leaders; demonstrating self-awareness, emotional intelligence, curiosity, visionary and strategic thinking, teamwork, reflection and knowledge transfer skills
  • Graduates will demonstrate ethical reasoning skills, understand social, civic,and professional responsibilities and aspire to add value to society.

Possible Careers: 

  • Business Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Quantitative Analyst
  • Management Consultant
  • Project Manager
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Research Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Data Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data and Analyticcal Decision Making
  • Statistics for Business Analytics
  • Database Systems in Practice
  • Machine Learning & Applications
  • Project Management in Practice
  • Data Governance & Ethics
  • Applied Econometrics for Business
  • Digital Organisations, Markets & Consumers

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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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

  • The minimum entry requirement will be a primary  degree (Level 8 - National Qualifications Authority of Ireland) in a relevant area (business, finance, economics and mathematics) with an award of Second Class Honours Grade 2. Applicants with relevant professional qualifications and experience and/or with an appropriate honours degree in a cognate discipline may also be considered for admission. 
  • An interview may also form part of the selection process. Applicants who cannot satisfy the minimum 2.2 honours primary degree requirement may be accepted on the basis of relevant professional experience. Applicants must also satisfy the Universities English Language Requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14934 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14934 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10042 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10042 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.


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