This programme is designed to directly improve the employment prospects of graduates by teaching key functional business knowledge and skills. Especially suitable for those seeking careers as business analysts or management consultants, students are trained in the core aspects of business management with particular emphasis on the development of a range of business modelling, data analysis and consultancy skills.
Students will gain the foundational knowledge needed to perform effectively a set of key business analysis functions.
The programme content has been tailored from the research areas and specialisms of our world-renowned staff, meaning our students not only experience the very best teaching quality, but also graduate with the capability to contribute quickly and purposefully to the running of any organisation.
There is also a strategic theme within the programme to instil knowledge and skills relevant to middle management and to more senior roles for later in your career. Our modules use contemporary case studies and skills-based coursework, ensuring that our graduates can apply up-to-date and relevant knowledge to a range of business situations.
Core study areas include accounting and financial management, human resource management, marketing in the organisation, operations management, business forecasting, operational research methods, business analysis and planning, global strategic management, and skills for employability and personal development.
See the website http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/programmes/departments/business-economics/business-analysis-management/
- Accounting and Financial Management
- Human Resource Management
- Marketing Management
- Operations Management
- Business Forecasting
- Operational Research Methods
- Information Systems and Management
Optional Modules* (choose two)
- Business Economics
- Enterprise, Employability and Personal Development
- Enterprise Resource Planning
- Global Outsourcing and Offshoring of Services
- International Business Environment
- International Marketing
- Logistics and Supply Chain Management
- Services and Retail Management
- Small Business and Entrepreneurship
- Work Psychology
* Other optional modules are available
- Business Analysis and Planning
- Strategic Management
Modules are assessed by a combination of examinations and assignments.
Careers and further study
Example destinations include:
BAE Systems – Finance Graduate Scheme; Marks & Spencer – Forecast Planner; Nomura – Client Information Analyst; Logica – Analyst; INES Research – Research Analyst.
Why choose business and economics at Loughborough?
Loughborough’s School of Business and Economics is a thriving forward-looking centre of education that aims to provide an exceptional learning experience.
Consistently ranked as a Top-10 UK business school by national league tables, our graduates are highly employable and enjoy starting salaries well above the national average.
The rich variety of postgraduate programmes we offer ranges from taught masters, MBA and doctoral programmes, to short courses and executive education, with subjects spanning Management, Marketing, Finance and Economics, Work Psychology, Business Analytics, International Crisis Management and Information Management. New for 2016, we are also launching two exciting new programmes in Human Resource Management. All of this contributes to a lively and supportive learning environment within the School.
- Internationally Accredited
The School of Business and Economics is one of less than 1% of business schools in the world to have achieved accreditation from all three major international accrediting bodies: The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International), EQUIS accreditation from the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and the Association of MBAs (AMBA).
- Career Prospects
Our graduates are in great demand. Over 94% of our postgraduate students were in work and/or further study six months after graduating.* As such, you will be equipped with skills and knowledge that will serve you well in your career or enable you to pursue further study and research.
Find out how to apply here http://www.lboro.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/programmes/departments/business-economics/business-analysis-management/
A good honours degree (2:2 or higher) or equivalent overseas qualification, typically in a non-business field. Evidence of numerical proficiency within your first degree required. Degrees must be obtained from a university or institution recognised by Loughborough University.