Masters | Postgraduate Course - Data Analytics for Business MSc Course Details within Nottingham Trent University

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Data Analytics for Business MSc

Study Details

MSc Two years part-time

This brand new industry-led Master's includes modules from NTU's School of Science and Technology and Nottingham Business School to create a course which meets the needs of today's businesses.

Developed with the needs of industry in mind, this course will give you the analytical and technical skills needed to maximize the big data revolution. You will learn key management techniques and how to apply these to improve practice.
Innovative course

Working with relevant industry experts, we have created a bespoke master's course tailored to meet the needs of businesses today.

This innovative course will engage you with the latest sector thinking. You will have access to our breadth of knowledge across all nine academic schools, giving you an exciting opportunity to enhance your skills and career progression.

Module details

MSc Data Analytics for Business

Modules include:

  • fundamentals of big data and its infrastructure
  • practical machine learning methods for data mining
  • delivering value
  • effective change management
  • statistical approaches to data analysis
  • project conceptualisation and planning.

Work-based project (60 credit points) 

Entry Requirements


  • A 2.2 honours degree or above in a related subject
  • Applicants should be in employment or be able to gain access to an organisation upon which to base assignments

If your education qualifications are lower level than a first degree, relevant work experience will be considered and you may be asked to provide some evidence of your capability to study on a master's programme.

Student Destinations

We have tailored this course to provide you with the knowledge and experience needed to take the next step in your career.

Some previous students have worked and gone on to further their careers in the following fields:

•business analysis
•data analysis
•IT management
•business strategy.

You will graduate with the techniques and skills relevant to your sector and industry requirements, as you combine academic study with in-company work-based projects. We imagine that you will already be in employment. However, the work-based module will provide the opportunity to work on a project directly relevant to your company and sector.

This will allow you to work on a project that adds value to your business and builds your knowledge and experience for the future.