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M.Sc./P.Grad.Dip (exit only) Business Analytics

Trinity College Dublin

Course Description

Our MSc in Business Analytics is ideal for students with a quantitative background. It will equip graduates with the skills and knowledge to launch a career in this fast-expanding field. You gain critical thinking skills and develop expertise to analyse and organise business data and derive actionable insights from them. In an increasingly digital world, organisations now need evidence-based reports to inform decisions and organise the vast amounts of data from multiple sources.

This part technical course will focus on the application of modern operational research and management science techniques to solve business problems and support management decisions. Gain a wide range of capabilities including technical skills, business knowledge and advanced problem-solving methods. Students will be introduced to various analytic frameworks like CRISP-DM and gather an understanding of the rising global legislation in the area of data management. In the final term students can choose to complete an industry project to gain real business experience or pursue a dissertation on a topic of their choosing.


  • Foundations of Business Analytics
  • Data Management and Visualization
  • Business Data Mining
  • Business Forecasting
  • Strategy for Analytics
  • Ethical and Privacy Issues in Business Data
  • Business Decision Optimization
  • Marketing research and Analytics
  • Financial Modelling and Analysis
  • Operation Analytics
  • Social Media Analysis
  • Big Data and AI in Business

* Modules subject to change

Research Project – showcase the knowledge you have gained with this capstone research project.

Trinity Business School - More than a degree

As In 2019, we opened our new state-of-the-art home, a near zero energy, six storey building that includes an innovation and entrepreneurial hub, a 600 seat auditorium, smart classrooms and the latest digital technology; and it remains in the heart of Trinity’s campus. We bring in class learning to life with our strong emphasis on experiential learning through the use of case studies, teamwork and professional development modules. The competencies developed here are what employers continually endorse as a much-valued feature of our graduates.

Our dedicated career development team will help you identify your ideal career path and provide tailored advice on how best to achieve your goals. They offer a range of services including:

  • Advertise graduate vacancies and host job fairs for business students.
  • Career classes on topics such as CVs, interviews & work permits
  • Career guidance tools to help you identify your career interests
  • Individual career meetings to discuss your personal career needs
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Listed below are the documents required to apply for this course.
€20,100 Per Year

International student tuition fee

1 year


Sep 2024

Start Month

Aug 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • September 2024

Mode of Study

  • Full Time