Master's Programme in Business Analytics (MBAN)

The Master's Programme in Business Analytics is a modern multi-disciplinary programme that is designed to provide graduates with a wide variety of hands-on business analytics skills that are extremely sought-after in the industry today.

Students finishing the programme successfully will be in high demand and have access to interesting positions in business and industry.

The programme focuses on transferring both theoretical knowledge and technical skills in relevant business analytics methods, including data analytics, modelling, simulation, and multiple-criteria decision-making methods, and practical know-how on the use of the methods on real-world data in a real-world business or industrial context. The software and tools applied during the course are standard in the industry.

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The programme merges studies in industrial management, corporate finance, software engineering, and applied mathematics in a unique way, providing a very powerful combination of knowledge. Some courses are organised in association with companies to ensure industry relevance and the use of realistic problems and fresh data.

We welcome ambitious students with appropriate background, who are ready to work hard – in return, we offer the tools and know-how to become leading makers of the future in business and industry.

Business Analytics (MBAN)

Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration

120 ECTS credits

2 years


Academic unit
LUT School of Business and Management

Rolling admission
1 October 2018−31 May 2019

Regular admission
December 2018−January 2019

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