The University of Technology Sydney is at the forefront of analytics education in Australia with its focus on practice-based, interdisciplinary analytics and decision-making research. Big data in the internet age is very complex and growing exponentially, posing greater challenges for organisations.
The Master of Analytics (Research) course offers flexibility in the choice of research topics so that the research is closely aligned with the student's professional requirements. Students can undertake research in analytics to solve the problems that directly impact their organisations: research with a purpose.
Advanced analytics techniques and solutions are increasingly being used by industry to drive productivity, transform business and increase competitiveness. The demand for skilled analytics professsionals with the ability to work in both traditional and emerging industries continues to grow. With high-level analytics skills graduates are able to make a significant contribution to their organisation. Students also benefit from being able to work with world-leading researchers in this area.
There is a skills shortage of professionals with work-ready skills in analytics. The demand for skilled professionals in analytics crosses a range of industries from banking, e-commerce, education, finance, government, health, insurance, marketing, taxation, telecommunications and transport. In a knowledge economy there is significant demand for graduates in this area.
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Programme StructureCourse completion requirements:
- Thesis (Analytics)
- Technology Research Preparation
- Technology Research Methods
- 24 months
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEducational Research Business Intelligence & Analytics View 74 other Masters in Business Intelligence & Analytics in Australia
- Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate research studies.
- Previous qualifications must have a major in analytics, computing, applied statistics or applied mathematics. Before submitting a formal application for admission, applicants should seek the approval of a potential supervisor for their proposed research work.
- The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184.
- To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances.
International35880 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17940 AUD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
- Tuition fees for international students vary between courses and range from A$19,840 to A$34,080 per year.
- For this course, the cost per session is $17,940.
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