Degree structure and studies

The Master's programme in Business Analytics is a two-year programme. The programme leads to the degree of Master of Science in Technology, M.Sc. (Tech.), and it is 120 ECTS credits.

The programme includes core and specialisation studies in business analytics.

Core studies, 34 ECTS credits, include courses on the background, basics, and tools of business analytics and business development, such as information systems in corporate management and decision-making, data analytics, simulation and optimisation methods in business analytics.

Specialisation studies, 86 ECTS credits, include courses on topics such as the basics of business analysis, big data analytics, pattern recognition, statistical analysis, fuzzy data analysis, fuzzy sets and fuzzy logic, business intelligence and advanced decision-making methods.

The Master's thesis and seminar, 30 ECTS credits, are a part of the specialisation studies. The thesis is a research project which requires approximately six months of full-time work. It is completed during the fourth semester of the degree programme.

You can find the most recent information about courses and degree structures in the LUT study guide.

Business Analytics, engineering science

Master of Science in Technology

120 ECTS credits

2 years


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

Academic unit
LUT School of Engineering Science


Next regular admission
December 2020 − January 2021