Graduate Program

Master of Science in Business Analytics (online)

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Our MSc in Business Analytics program focuses on equipping students with the skills and knowledge needed to analyze large sets of data and extract valuable insights to drive informed business decisions. Business analytics involves using statistical, mathematical, and computational techniques to transform raw data into actionable information that can help organizations solve problems, optimize processes, and enhance their overall performance.


  • Our MSc in Business Analytics offers a blend of technical skills, business knowledge, and problem-solving abilities that are highly valued in today’s data-driven business landscape.
  • This degree opens doors to diverse career opportunities and allows you to make a meaningful impact on organizations’ success.
  • Graduates are performing roles as data analysts, business analysts, data scientists, analytics managers, and consultants. These roles are in high demand across industries as organizations increasingly recognize the value of data-driven decision-making.

Learning Outcomes


Identify and describe complex business problems in terms of analytical models.


Apply appropriate analytical methods to find solutions to business problems that achieve stated objectives.


Translate results of business analytic projects into effective courses of action.


Demonstrate ethical decision-making in structured or unstructured and ambiguous situations.


Communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences in speech, in writing, and graphically.


Exhibit effective collaboration and leadership skills.

Starting Date

  • September
  • January

Department Contact Info

Master of Science Program 

Stacey Sturrock-Davies
MSc Program Manager
+41 44 880 00 88
[email protected]

Flughafenstrasse 3
8302, Kloten-Zurich

Mon – Fri 08:30 – 18:00

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Course Curriculum
Tuition Fees


Leading Responsibly (5 ECTS)

Digital Marketing (5 ECTS)

Data Management and Mining (5 ECTS)

Research Methods and Data Analysis (5 ECTS)



Entrepreneurship and Innovation (5 ECTS)

Programming for Analytics (5 ECTS)

Forecasting Techniques (5 ECTS)

Data Visualization (5 ECTS)



Cloud Computing (5 ECTS)

Advanced Business Analytics (5 ECTS)

Strategic Management (5 ECTS)

Mastering Big Data & AI (5 ECTS)



Thesis (30 ECTS)





Mode of study: online (1.5 years)

90 ECTS / (Level / EQF 7)

  • Successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university
  • English Proficiency for non-native speakers
  • Successful completion of the admissions interview
  • SBS admissions exam (when applicable)


– Applicants who do not meet the Bachelor Admission Criteria will be reviewed by the SBS Admissions Team.

– Applicants who do not have a Bachelor’s degree in the related field will be asked to successfully complete the SBS Massive Open Online Courses (so-called LEVEL UP exam) prior to entering one of the SBS Master programs.

Required documentation for Master Programs

  • Copy of Bachelor’s degree (transcript and diploma)
  • Copy of the official Bachelor transcripts (grade sheet)
  • Complete CV and work certificates indicating professional experiences and responsibilities
  • English proficiency unless previous education was conducted in English
    • TOEFL IBT 90, IELTS 6.5 or equivalent
  • One reference letter (professional or academic)
  • Front-facing photograph, high quality in jpg/png/gif format
  • Scanned copy of passport or government-issued ID
  • Application fee of CHF 150.- (PayPal to account [email protected] or via bank transfer)

Tuition fees at SBS Swiss Business School can be paid in full or in installments according to the payment plan below.

Application fee (non-refundable):

CHF 150.-

Administration fee (Non-refundable):

CHF 3’000.-

Start of Semester 1

CHF 7’000.-

Start of Semester 2

CHF 7’000.-

Start of Semester 3

CHF 7’000.-

Total tuition fees

CHF 24‘150.-

SBS Swiss Business School is a Swiss University of Applied Sciences Institute institutionally accredited in accordance with the Swiss Federal Act, HEdA. In addition, the Master of Science program is internationally accredited by the following professional accreditation bodies:

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SBS Experience Stories

  • I chose to study at SBS Swiss Business School as I was searching for an international environment that offers postgraduate degrees in English. The range of programs offered the familiar environment and location within Zurich have contributed to my choice of SBS. The program has enabled me to broaden my global perspectives as a result of the international demographic of students and staff. The postgraduate experience has been both fun and challenging. It enabled me to develop transferable knowledge, skills, and understanding.

    Vivian Diana Lo Pei Ling
    MSc Alumni
  • I choose SBS Swiss Business School because I wanted to gain my knowledge in business but i also wanted to be awarded a Swiss Degree. Moreover, the MSc Program at SBS was also attractive as it allowed me to have full time class in the first year followed by a one-year internship, which allowed me to apply all the knowledge I learned in my first year. I would highly recommend SBS.

    Rafael Vrhovac
    MSc Alumni
  • SBS fosters a competitive environment to propel us for the ever changing world in the field of International Management. The amount of motivation and enthusiasm that each teacher exudes shows how much they want you to excel in your subject. A really unique experience with students from multicultural countries working together to achieve a common goal.

    Ranganathan Ramasubramanian
    MSc Alumni

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