University of Kent

University of Kent

Business Analytics

This course provides students with the analytics tools to analyse and interpret data, forecast future trends, automate and streamline decisions, and optimize courses of action. Emphasis is placed on learning fundamental analytics techniques, such as statistical analysis; data mining; database management; forecasting and regression; optimization, simulation and spreadsheet modelling among others. Students learn how to apply descriptive, predictive and prescriptive modelling techniques to help organisations improve performance, explore alternatives, and anticipate and shape business outcomes in a rapidly changing environment.

Entry requirements

A first degree (2.1 or equivalent) preferably in a quantitative discipline.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework, examinations and the dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,640 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 15,160 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01227 827272