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The MSc in Business Analysis & Consulting has been developed to equip you with the practical, evaluative and analytical skills to allow you, as a future manager or consultant, to influence and develop strategy and performance within organisations.
Industry involvement is at the heart of the course. You’ll have numerous external clients throughout the year in your experiential learning class, and have the opportunity to undertake your summer project in collaboration with an external organisation.
In addition, you’ll learn how to use business models to support the development of strategy for organisations and to help them to monitor and measure strategic processes. By the end of the programme, you’ll have developed the key skills of business consulting, which are applicable to any organisation.
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The yearly living expenses for the Strathclyde Master’s in Business Analysis & Consulting will vary depending on your lifestyle and spending habits. However, you can expect to spend around £12,000-£15,000 per year on living costs, which includes:
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The combination of the quantitative and qualitative skills learned, along with the real experience of working with various clients problems throughout the course, will make you attractive to employers. By the end of the programme you’ll be well placed for a client focussed career by providing model-based decision support to management at a strategic and operational level. For the last decade our graduates have been able to find jobs across different sectors from oil and gas industry, hospitality to junior and senior consultancy roles.
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MSc: Minimum second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent (view the entry requirements for your country) in business, economics, engineering or the social sciences. Applications from those with other degrees are also encouraged.
PgDip: Minimum of a Pass degree, or equivalent, in an appropriate subject. Subject to performance, students may transfer from the Diploma course to the MSc.
Although some quantitative analytical tools are taught and used during the course, only basic mathematical knowledge is necessary before starting the course.
English language requirements
Students whose first language is not English must have a minimum of 6.5 IELTS score, with no individual score lower than 5.5. Get more information about the English language requirements for studying at Strathclyde.
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The University of Strathclyde’s MSc in Business Analysis & Consulting offers a variety of specializations and electives for students to choose from. This allows students to tailor their studies to their specific interests and career goals.
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To apply for the MSc Business Analysis & Consulting at Strathclyde, you must have a minimum of a second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in business, economics, engineering or the social sciences. Applications from those with other degrees are also encouraged. Although some quantitative analytical tools are taught and used during the course, only basic mathematical knowledge is necessary before starting the course.
Yes, the MSc Business Analysis & Consulting at Strathclyde is accredited by AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA, making it a triple-accredited degree. This means that it is recognized to be of the highest international standards.
Yes, the MSc Business Analysis & Consulting at Strathclyde includes a three-week placement in a relevant organization. This gives students the opportunity to gain real-world experience and apply the skills they have learned in the classroom.
Graduates of the MSc Business Analysis & Consulting at Strathclyde are highly sought-after by employers in a wide range of industries. Typical job titles include business analyst, management consultant, project manager and change manager.
Business analysis is the process of understanding and improving business processes, systems and requirements. Consulting is the process of providing professional advice and guidance to organizations. Business analysts and consultants often work together to help organizations achieve their goals.
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