48 months
3050 GBP/year
3050 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Designed to addresses the talent needs of the future, the MSc Business Analytics and Consultancy (Online) and Consultancy from Heriot-Watt University Dubai will provide you with the quantitative research skills required for the fast evolving, data driven business environment.

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The online MSc Business Analytics and Consultancy (Online) programme from Heriot-Watt University Dubai 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.

Online learning delivery

Our progressive course materials are made available online through our Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). The VLE links you with our expert academics and course materials through videos, webinars, articles, journals, assessments and discussion boards. 

With us, it’s completely up to you when and where you sit your exams and you need only pay for one at a time. You can choose when to sit your exams and if you need to rearrange, that’s no problem either.

Programme Structure

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

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic 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. 
  • Alternatively, Heriot-Watt Online students can take exams in two courses of the programmes, Business Analytics and Management Consultancy. Based on the result from these two courses students will continue the programme at MSc level.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • 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.

Each course is £1,340 and the capstone project is £1,480. The full programme fee is £12,200. 


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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