Technology & Innovation - Business Analytics

University College Dublin


Course Name Technology & Innovation - Business Analytics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code 40809 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2022
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Duration 1 year Full-time B154
2 years Part-time B156
Course Fee Fees Full-Time EU: €17,000 (academic year 2022/2023)
Full-Time Non-EU: €22,500 (academic year 2022/2023)
Part-Time EU: €9,200 per year (academic year 2022/2023)
Part-Time Non-EU: €11,250 per year (academic year 2022/2023)

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Financial Support UCD Alumni can now enjoy a 5% tuition reduction when they are accepted to a programme at UCD Smurfit School. T's and C's apply.
Entry Requirements

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Number of Places 64

Expand+Vision/Values Statement
The MSc Business Analytics programme gives students a thorough theoretical and practical business analytics education: qualitative, quantitative, computational, and data-oriented analytics techniques, and how these techniques...

Course Content

Business Analytics provides a set of analytical methods for solving problems and aiding decision-making, particularly in the context of large quantities of data. It involves the development and application of models and concepts to explore ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Autumn Trimester:
•Introduction to Business Analytics
•Optimisation in Business
•Statistics and Simulation Methods
•Programming for Analytics

Spring Trimester:
Data Management and Mining
Technology Consulting
Decision and Beha...

Assessment Method You will be assessed by examination and continuous assessment, including individual and group assessments, presentations, reading assignments, and computer programming. Exams take place at the end of semesters 1 and 2.

In the summer term, the project (either dissertation or practicum) involves full-time work on a real analytics problem, generally with an Irish company. It is generally mathematically complex with a computer-programming element.
Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates of the MSc in Business Analytics go into analytics consultancy, data science, software/web/IT, customer analytics, finance, operations research, logistics, and more generally into analytics roles in a wide variety of i...

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