Master of Business Analytics (Professional)

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

VU's business masters programs are world-class, and highly valued in the industry. We have strong industry connections, offering real-world experience and 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.

Advance your career prospects in SAP-related fields with a graduate qualification. Our course covers the management and organisational skills needed to lead business analytics programs.

Industry & international connections

We have strong industry partnerships including with Linfox and SAP. Our lecturers work in the field, and you'll receive up-to-date, expert guidance.

World-class business analytics program

We offer one of the most comprehensive ERP and business analytics programs in the world, and the only ERP course at this level in Australia.

Through our masters 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.


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 integrator.

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.

Our ERP graduates are employed in a range of specialist fields of ERP/SAP. A small selection of companies where our graduates have been employed include:

  • Accenture
  • AGL
  • BHPBilliton
  • British Petroleum (UK)
  • Cadbury Schweppes
  • Carter Holt Harvey
  • China Air Express
  • Ernest & Young
  • Exxon Mobil Ltd
  • IBM
  • Linfox
  • Siemens
  • Unisys.

Course essentials

Course location Duration Course code
India Variable - based on study plan.
Available in full-time and part-time mode.

Entry requirements

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)

Recognition of prior English-language studies

If you have completed a qualification where English was the primary language of instruction, you may be eligible for an English-language exemption. Your eligibility will be assessed when we receive your complete application.

Academic requirements

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