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Business Analytics (Extension)

University of Technology Sydney

24 months
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891 AUD/credit
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About

This Master of Business Analytics (Extension) at the University of Technology Sydney has been developed in consultation with industry in response to major global shortages of people with analytics skills, including a predicted shortfall of over 180,000 people with deep analytical skills and five times that number of data management and interpretation skills.  

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Overview

The Master of Business Analytics (Extension) at the University of Technology Sydney  is a unique transdisciplinary program of study in business analytics. With subjects drawn from UTS Business School, the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology and the Faculty of Transdisciplinary Innovation, students are provided with a course structure which fits their background and experience, as well as flexible specialisations to meet new needs and career interests. The course is delivered in blended mode, combining contemporary online and face-to-face learning experiences in UTS's leading-edge facilities.

Majors include:   

  • Foundation for Business(information technology foundation subjects
  • Foundation for IT(business foundation subjects

Course aims

A unique feature of the Business Analytics program is the inclusion of studios, where students apply the technical skills they developed onto real-world projects. Students in the Master of Business Analytics (Extension) have the option of completing two specialisations across a wide choice of streams including Business Services Analytics, Data Analytics, Financial Analytics, Marketing, Software Development and Interaction Design stream.

Careers

The course is suitable for students from both business and IT backgrounds who seek to upskill and develop the skills required to meet the growth in emerging careers in business analytics. Career options are incredibly varied as virtually every company in every industry now collects huge amounts of data that needs to be interpreted and analysed to inform decision-making. Graduates from this program are able to provide valuable insights on matters such as fraud detection, logistics optimisation through to customer acquisition and retention and demand forecasting.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Business Analytics
  • Studio: Foundation
  • Data Processing Using SAS
  • Database 
  • Enabling Enterprise Information Systems 
  • Studio: Specialisation
  • Data Processing Using Python

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 0100411  

  • 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 studies.
  • Minimum Academic Requirement: The bachelor's degree should be in a related field within the business or information technology disciplines.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    891 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 891 AUD per credit during 24 months.
  • A small number of postgraduate courses offer government subsidised Commonwealth Supported Places (CSP). 

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • Australia Awards Scholarships (Australian Government Scholarships)
  • Dr Chau Chak Wing Scholarship (KTP Master Degree)
  • International Postgraduate Coursework Full Tuition Scholarship
  • LATAM International Postgraduate Coursework Scholarship
  • Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarship
  • South Asia Postgraduate Business Merit Scholarship
  • South East Asia Postgraduate Business Merit Scholarship
  • UTS 30th Anniversary Study Abroad Accommodation Scholarship
  • UTS ATN-LATAM Scholarships
  • UTS Grant for Masters by Coursework Students

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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