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Business Analytics and Consultancy

48 months
3050 GBP/year
3050 GBP/year
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The MSc in Business Analytics and Consultancy at Heriot-Watt University will provide you with the quantitative research skills required for the fast evolving, data driven business environment.


The MSc Business Analytics and Consultancy programme created by Heriot-Watt University  will give you the skills most highly valued by today’s employers who increasingly seek graduates with the decision skills to inform and manage transformational change, including the use of data-driven, evidence-based approaches to management decision-making in complex business environments.

Key facts:

There are several core elements of this MSc programme that will set you apart in the corporate world, these include the core skills you will gain on our Business Analytics course followed by our research-led Big Data Analytics course, the Network Analysis course and a new course in Management Consultancy.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Business Analytics and Introduction to Big Data
  • Research Philosophy and Practice
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Finance and Financial Reporting
  • Network Analysis for Business
  • Management Consultancy

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 48 months

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180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Typically, you will hold a recognised first or second class honours degree, or equivalent professional qualification. 
  • Students whose native language is not English and who have not been educated previously in the English language must provide evidence of their English language proficiency. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12200 GBP for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    3050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12200 GBP for the full programme during 48 months.


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