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National University of Singapore

Singapore , Singapore ,Singapore

MSc in Business Analytics

The National University of Singapore (NUS) Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) is a graduate degree programme offered by the NUS Business Analytics Centre (BAC). It is designed and taught by award-winning academics from NUS Business School and NUS Computing.

The MSBA aims to equip professionals with business analytics skills that will meet the growing demands of companies looking to improve their operations through data analytics.

Offered in Singapore for local and overseas students as a full-time (13-month) or part-time (two-year) programme, the MSBA is designed to facilitate experiential learning through a balance of intellectual academic rigour and hands-on applications.

Students in the programme will gain the competencies needed to excel in the data analytics field across various industries such as finance, retail, information technology, supply chain, and healthcare.

The MSBA programme boasts strong connection to industry partners in the business data analytics field across various sectors. Students and graduates of the programme can interact with and learn from the leaders in this community to enhance their career prospects and competencies in the business analytics field.

Upon completion of the programme, NUS MSBA graduates will be able to use relevant data-driven techniques and tools to understand and resolve complex business analytics problems, a skill highly sought after across different industries and environments, both locally and internationally.

Why This Programme?

  • Join one of the world’s highest-ranked Master’s degree programmes in Business Analytics*
  • Get the best of both the business and computing worlds through a programme that combines insights into business and operations with a deep understanding of the latest advances in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Big Data.
  • Gain hands-on experience with industrial analytics projects aimed at solving real-life problems.

Intakes

  • Jan
  • Aug

Application Processing Time in Days: 30

Minimum English Language Requirements

English Level Description IELTS (1.0 -9.0) TOEFL IBT (0-120) TOEFL CBT (0-300) PTE (10-90)
Expert 9 120 297-300 86-90
Very Good 8.5 115-119 280-293 83-86
Very Good 8 110-114 270-280 79-83
Good 7.5 102-109 253-267 73-79
Good 7 94-101 240-253 65-73
Competent 6.5 79-93 213-233 58-65
Competent 6 60-78 170-210 50-58
Modest 5.5 46-59 133-210 43-50
Modest 5 35-45 107-133 36-43
Limited 4 32-34 97-103 30-36
Extremely Limited < 4 < 31 < 93 < 30

PSW Opportunity

International students are allowed to work not more than 16 hours per week.

Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria

Admission to the NUS MSBA programme is granted on a competitive basis as places in the programme are limited. Applicants should possess the following minimum requirements:
 
Academic
Bachelor's Degree (with Honours) preferably in Business, Economics, Computing, Mathematics, Engineering, Science or Statistics
 
Note: Candidates with academic qualifications other than the above may be considered on a case-by-case basis, subject to approval by the department
 
Skill/Experience
For holders of Bachelor’s Degrees without honours and Bachelor’s Degrees other than Business Analytics or related disciplines (see above), two years of relevant work experience
 
A strong foundation in Mathematics
 
English Language
Not applicable
 
International applicants:
 
  • Graduate Record Examinations (GRE), or
  • Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
Graduates from NUS, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Management University and Singapore University of Technology and Design are exempted from the GRE/GMAT requirement.
 
Note: GRE scores are valid for five years from the test date and should not have expired at point of application. Expired scores will not be considered for the application.
 
Note: All credentials will be weighted based on the quality of applicants applying for the MSBA programme each year, meaning that each component has no minimum cut-off.

  • Course Type: Full Time
  • Course Level: Masters/PG Degree
  • Duration: 01 Year  01 Month  
  • Total Tuition Fee: 58000 SGD
    Annual Cost of Living: 10400 SGD
    Application Fee: 100 SGD
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