Published: 28 April 2020

Top jobs with a business analytics degree

Find out how a degree in Business Analytics could boost your career in the industry.

Grant Pritchard / University of Surrey
Business School students
Our courses will provide you with essential knowledge and skills, as well as offering informed support and guidance to assist you in your studies.

Our highly practical Business Analytics course will equip you with the latest theory and practice to transform you into a confident lateral thinker in the fast-paced data-driven world.  Using data-led insights and real business problems faced in the global business community today you’ll have exposure into topics such as artificial intelligence and machine learning and develop the confidence to make data-led decisions using the latest industry software.

“From the very beginning of the first semester, we started working on laboratory tutorials, academic essays and real business projects. These tasks helped me to understand and learn much better the wide variety of business concepts.”

Stefan Dimitrov Stoyanov, Business Analytics MSc

Our Business Analytics course provides the opportunity to extend your study to two years full-time and gain professional work experience on a placement. There are also opportunities to study abroad with one of our partner universities.

“Apart from being an excellent addition to my CV which will undoubtedly attract high calibre employers, joining this course has equipped me with a wide range of skills, both technical and soft skills, that will help me flourish in any role I take on during my career."

Christiana Demetriou, Business Analytics MSc 

Graduates who complete the Business Analytics MSc are likely to pursue careers in the following roles:

  • Data Scientist
  • Finance Analyst
  • Analysts – Business, Marketing, Performance, Systems, Research etc.
  • Operations Researcher
  • Business Operations Manager
  • Consultant
  • Project Manager

Discover more about our business, marketing and management courses and what it’s like being a student at Surrey.

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