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Business Analytics

Robert Gordon University

12 months
14130 GBP/year
6180 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The unique MSc Business Analytics degree from Robert Gordon University will prepare you to work with and analyse data effectively to inform business decisions and processes. You will learn to design, commission, manage and deliver data projects and develop the skills and knowledge required to access, analyse and visualise data for business applications.


The MSc Business Analytics course is designed in response to a recognised shortfall of managers and employees with data analysis skills and knowledge. This shortfall is growing during a period where companies are increasingly looking to data sources to inform decision-making, gain competitive advantage and increase productivity.

The course from Robert Gordon University brings together a community of data professionals and academics to bridge this skills gap and will provide you with necessary knowledge and tools for a successful career.

Job Prospects

This Master's in Business Analytics is designed in response to a recognised shortfall of digital and data competencies. 

There is considerable demand for individuals who can initiate and manage data analytics projects, understand legal and ethical considerations in working with data, shape data cultures across organisations and communicate the results of data science and analytics projects to a range of stakeholders and audiences. With a curriculum designed to meet this skills gap, the job prospects leading from MSc Business Analytics are significant.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Data Analytics For Business Decisions
  • Programming Concepts for Business Analytics
  • Marketing Analytics
  • Programming for Business Analytics
  • Modelling with Databases
  • Data Visualisation For Business Analytics
  • Data Governance And Ethics
  • Professional Industry Experience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines are agreed for individual courses. Make sure you apply in time to be sure of your chance of a place.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree or its equivalent in any subject area.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis. 
  • Applicants who successfully achieve the RGU Pre-Masters Graduate Certificate Creative and Cultural Business are also eligible to apply or this Masters.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14130 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14130 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6180 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6180 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

EU Students: £6,180/ full

  • Part Time


  • £3,090 / year for years 1 and  2
  • No fee for year 3


  • £5,300/ year for years 1 and  2
  • £3,530 for year 3

Living costs for Aberdeen

729 - 1069 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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