Why study MSc Management with Business Analytics at BU? 

  • Develop critical competitive analytical skills whilst developing broader management skills in a global context 
  • Learn basic programming and statistics skills that enable you to provide business intelligence
  • Advance your understanding of leadership theory and practice and develop greater self-awareness, resilience and emotional intelligence 
  • Design useful performance metrics, using recent developments in statistics and business analytics, interpret their findings to manage and grow successful businesses 
  • Benefit from undertaking an optional 30-week work placement and enhancing your employability, particularly appealing if you are changing disciplines or career focus 
  • A conversion course, best suited to those with an analytical mind.  

Find out more about the content of this course.

Course accreditation

This course is delivered by the AACSB-accredited Business School, an accreditation that places us within the top institutions globally for business degrees. Less than 6% of business schools worldwide have attained this hallmark of excellence which recognises a focus on excellence in all areas, including teaching and students learning. 

Key information

Next start date:

September 2024, January 2025, September 2025


Bournemouth University, Lansdowne Campus and Talbot Campus


September: 1 year full-time. January: 16 months full-time. September & January: 2 years with optional 30-week work placement


The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Required subjects:

All subjects considered

Entry requirements:

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 or equivalent in any subject. For more information check out our full entry requirements.

International entry requirements:

If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent. For more information check out our full entry requirements.