Location
Ahmedabad, India

Intakes
Multiple, six-week teaching periods

Duration
Variable - based on study plan. Available in full-time and part-time mode.

Course code
BMBI

Become an industry leader in enterprise resource management planning (ERP) systems and SAP with VU's Master of Business Analytics (Professional).

✔  Industry Qualification in SAP Solutions

✔  Fast-Track Your Career

✔  Guaranteed on-the-job training

Course overview

This course provides an introduction to the exciting new field of data science, business intelligence and business analytics. Analytics professionals generate and analyse data from Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems to make critical decisions for growth, improving quality and creating better products and services. Advance your career prospects in SAP-related fields with a graduate qualification. The course also covers the management and organisational skills needed to lead business analytics programs.

VU's business masters programs are world-class, and highly valued within the industry. We have strong industry connections and offer real-world experiences and valuable networking opportunities.

During your study, you’ll develop practical, up-to-date knowledge of SAP software. We offer hands-on experience and online access to a comprehensive suite of SAP Business Intelligence/Business Analytics (BI/BA) software applications and technology.

World-class business analytics program

VU offers one of the most comprehensive ERP and business analytics programs in the world. Through our master’s program, you’ll develop in-demand computing and business skills needed to implement and maintain ERP systems. More importantly, you’ll understand how these systems affect and support business.

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Careers

In an era where information and data are central to business, our Master of Business Analytics (Professional) gives you the knowledge you need to succeed.

According to Accenture, there are more roles in which SAP expertise is required than roles with any other systems.

This course provides career opportunities for:

  • information technology, information systems and computer science graduates looking to gain a foothold in corporate ERP/SAP organisations
  • technology analysts looking to move into a career in business analytics
  • business analysts looking to move to an SAP-based organisation
  • SAP professionals looking to expand their career opportunities.

Upon graduating, you could find work in the following roles:

  • senior and leadership roles in ICT
  • ERP analyst
  • business software manager
  • business analyst
  • SAP business consultant.

"The experience of studying at VU is great. We are blessed to be part of the new concept and to obtain a valuable master’s degree while studying in India only. Learning is not being compromised even though the fees are very affordable."

Chirag Bhanushali (Master of Business Analytics (Professional))

Course structure

The Master of Business Analytics (Professional) is a sixteen (16) unit, 192 credit point course with the following structure:

  • 48 credit points college core units
  • 24 credit points business core units
  • 84 credit points professional core units
  • 36 credit points research units
    • 12 credit points business research project; and,
    • 24 credit points elective units.

Students who enter with an approved degree in a cognate discipline, may receive Advanced Standing for up to four (4) units, and are required to complete the remaining twelve (12) units (144 credit points) to be eligible for the award.

  • Two (2) general electives (12 credit points each)

The elective units to be offered will be finalised prior to course offering.

Entry requirements

Academic requirements

Successfully completed an approved degree equivalent to an Australian undergraduate (bachelor) degree.

English-language requirements

You must provide evidence that you have completed an approved English-language test, and achieved the result as described below.

English language examination method Result
IELTS (academic module): Overall score (no band less than) 6.5 (6.0)
TOEFL Internet: Test score 79 (Listening 19, Speaking 19, Reading 18, Writing 22)
Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score (with no section score less than): 58-64 (50)
University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Overall score of (no band less than): 176 (169)

Applications that do not meet the above requirements may be considered on a case-by-case basis, providing:

  • the most recent studies were of at least two years in duration;
  • were conducted solely in English (language of instruction and assessment); and
  • were completed no more than two years prior to commencement of studies at Victoria University.

Each application will be assessed on a case-by-case basis and Victoria University reserves the right to request further evidence as determined by an Admissions Officer. Time limits may apply to English language requirements.