Intended learning outcomes

As a graduate with a Master's degree, you will be a competent business analytics professional who knows and can critically analyse the theories and methods in the field.

After completing this programme, you will:

  • be able to choose suitable business analytics methods and use them in practice;
  • be able to draw logical conclusions and give recommendations in strategic decision-making situations based on output from decision support methods;
  • be competent in applied business research;
  • be able to systematically analyse discipline-related research problems;
  • be able to draw well justified conclusions and analytically discuss the implications of produced research results;
  • be able to produce an academic research report according to the principles for good scientific conduct;
  • have skills in responsible business skills and a profound understanding on the discipline-specific responsibility issues;
  • be able to critically evaluate consequences of business decisions from a responsibility perspective;
  • demonstrate teamwork competencies;
  • be an effective team member and capable of solving problems in teams;
  • have good collaboration and interpersonal communication skills.
Miska Valkonen

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Business Analytics, business administration

Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration

120 ECTS credits

2 years

Start date
August 2021


Tuition fees and scholarships
EUR 10 000 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Business and Management


Regular application period
1 December 2020 − 20 January 2021

Rolling admission
1 October 2020 − 31 May 2021

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