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 advanced specialisation studies in business analytics.

Core studies, 35 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, and simulation and optimisation methods in business analytics.

Advanced specialisation studies, 55 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, 30 ECTS credits, is an advanced research project completed during the fourth semester. The Master's thesis requires approximately six months of full-time work.

You can find the most recent information about courses and degree structures in the LUT study guide 2020/2021.

Business Analytics, engineering science

Master of Science in Technology

120 ECTS credits

Start date
August 2022

2 years


Tuition fees and scholarships
EUR 13 500 Non-EU/EEA students
Scholarships available

Academic unit
LUT School of Engineering Science


Rolling admission
1 November 2021 − 31 May 2022 at 15:00 (UTC+3)

Regular admission
1 December 2021 − 19 January 2022 at 15:00 (UTC+2)