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ESADE Business School MSc in Business Analytics
ESADE Business School

MSc in Business Analytics

1 Years


Full time

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Sep 2024

EUR 30,500 *


* additional fees may apply. Scholarships are available


Programme details

  • Start date: September 2022
  • Format: In-class
  • Language: English + some elective courses in Spanish.
    • Language learning: Optional classes in Spanish, German and French.
  • Location: Barcelona - Sant Cugat Campus
    • Study tours: January
    • Internship (optional): 3 - 6 months worldwide

The programme will prepare you fully for the next stage in your career. You will work in multidisciplinary groups on big data and data analytics projects, develop data analytics projects using Python and R, design big data and data analytics projects including Spark and AWS and gain a specialist understanding of how big data and data analytics are used in finance, marketing and retail.

Lead the Data Revolution

The data revolution is underway. As AI, big data and machine learning transform the business landscape, employers need a new kind of professional. They need next-generation managers who truly understand data – how to analyse it, harness its potential and turn it into an actionable business strategy.

With Esade’s Master in Business Analytics, you’ll acquire the technical skills and business vision that employers are looking for. You’ll gain insights directly from pioneering experts and visit companies in high-tech innovative cities. And you’ll graduate ready to take your career as far as you want it to go.

Reasons to Choose the MSc in Business Analytics

Big data is tearing up the old rulebooks for business. The new paradigms it creates require new ways of thinking. Firms need new managers who profoundly understand both the technology and the broader business environment. Managers who think differently.

The Esade MSc in Business Analytics programme is where those managers are forged. You’ll join a pioneering programme, ranked #5 in the Word (QS, 2018), in one of the world’s hottest fields, at one of the world’s leading business schools. You’ll learn from leading international experts in a hands-on, action-learning environment, tackling real-world problems. And you’ll go straight to the source: visiting high-tech innovative cities to meet industry visionaries.


You’ll have the opportunity to work with leading global firms and connect directly with some of the biggest employers of data scientists, analysts and managers, such as Amazon, Microsoft, Santander and Telefónica.

Amazon Web Services Certificate

Add even more value to your Masters and earn an AWS certificate from Amazon Web Services.


Begin your postgraduate education among the business leaders of tomorrow, on one of the best Masters in Business Analytics in the world.

International Experience

During intensive, week-long study tours you’ll visit top universities and leading companies around the world. Specialist seminars will give you actionable insights into critical topics.


Having a second language is a key tool and differentiator; consolidate your knowledge of Spanish, or, for native Spanish speakers, there's the option to take French or German lessons.


Program Outcome

Ideal Students

Career Opportunities




Program Tuition Fee

Scholarships and Funding

Program Admission Requirements

Demonstrate your commitment and readiness to succeed in business school by taking the GMAT exam – the most widely used exam for admissions that measures your critical thinking and reasoning skills.

Download the GMAT mini quiz to get a flavour of the questions you’ll find in the exam.

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