Our MBA (Data Analytics) will cover everything you need to know to run a successful business. Topics include finance, communications and management, while the specialised data analytics modules introduce you to the art and sciences of using raw data for business analysis and intelligence. You’ll study these modules alongside professionals and students from related disciplines, providing you with a collaborative and supportive environment for networking.
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London Met’s MBA (Data Analytics) course includes the fundamentals of business administration, an exploration of data analysis and the chance to conduct your own specialised research.
So you can grow into a successful business leader, the core modules teach you principles of business administration such as accounting and finance, leadership, management, marketing and communications.
The specialised data analytics modules are Data Mining for Business Intelligence and Data Modelling and Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) techniques. Studying these analytical processing methods will further enhance your ability to make informed and strategic decisions within companies.
Our teaching staff and visiting academics, who you’ll meet both informally and formally through lectures and social events, are experts in areas including strategy, management, coaching and data analytics.
Throughout the MBA, you’ll collaborate with students from a variety of professions and disciplines, including specialist postgraduate data analytics students. Your specialised training will be supplemented by regular informal learning activities including the weekly student-led Business Breakfast; a monthly dinner; networking events; meetings with business leaders; entrepreneurs and consultants and lively charity fundraising events in the City.
We’ll provide regular coaching sessions to help improve your career potential, while you can also make use of our Careers and Employability Unit to help you find new roles in preparation for life after the MBA.
You’ll be assessed through individual and group work. This is likely to come in a variety of forms including reports, portfolios, presentations, videos, conferences and competitions, enabling you to develop the skills to master a multitude of situations in the world of data analytics.
Core modules: -Accounting and Finance for Managers -Leadership and Strategic Management -People and Organisations: Principles and Practices in Global Contexts -Marketing, Marketing Communications and Operations
Data Analytics modules: -Data Mining for Business Intelligence -Data Modelling and OLAP Techniques for Data Analytics
Research-focused modules: -Management Learning and Research -Business Research Project
After the course
Graduates of the MBA may continue in their existing careers or choose to explore new opportunities. Recent graduates of our business related degrees are employed by companies including Oxademy, ALDI, Schwab Versand Hanau, Sapa, UBM plc, Carillion, Hanson Hispania SA, Triometric and BNP Paribas. They work in management roles in the fields of international sales, area management, business development, clients services and customer service.
Roles particularly relevant to the field of data analytics management include data science manager, business intelligence manager and CRM database manager.