MScs in Business Studies

Compare 508 MSc Programs in Business Studies

Business Studies

For those who have a strong background in a specific field of study, a Master’s Degree can help them to obtain a more lucrative and respectful position at work. There are various degrees that help individuals interested in furthering their career to solidify their knowledge of a particular field and prepare themselves for rewarding job opportunities. One such area of focus is business economics and administration.

The first question those that are interested in this degree ask is typically, “What is an MSc in Business Studies?” This advanced degree is geared towards students who want to develop their knowledge relating to economic tools, and who want to begin doing independent research. Most programs will cover subjects like business strategy, economic policy, risk and pricing regulation, economic policy, and more.

Pursuing an advanced degree in business will allow students to work alongside those who are at the forefront of economic research while also refining their knowledge and skills of this field. This will give graduates a competitive edge in the job market and equip them with the tools they need to move up in their career quickly.

How much it costs to acquire this advanced degree depends on the chosen institution. Students should be fully aware of this investment and how it can benefit them in their future career before beginning a program in economics and business administration.

The skills students will learn in this particular program prepare them to work in a myriad of different business-related positions and sectors. Graduates often end up working in business, banking and financial services, government, or academia. For example, while working in business, graduates may help companies analyze consumer demand and inform the company they work with about how to handle their competition.

 

There are several necessary steps that interested students should take before applying to a program in economics and business administration. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master of Science in Business Analytics

Rady School of Management
Campus Full time 12 months September 2018 USA La Jolla

The Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) at the Rady School is an intensive program that will provide you with the skills to succeed in data-rich business environments. The program offers rigorous, hands-on training that will prepare you to use data and analytics to identify business opportunities, generate business insights and create business solutions. [+]

The Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) at the Rady School is an intensive program that will provide you with the skills to succeed in data-rich business environments. The program offers rigorous, hands-on training that will prepare you to use data and analytics to identify business opportunities, generate business insights and create business solutions.

As an MSBA student, you will gain both the quantitative skills to create better decision tools and the ability to manage teams and communicate effectively with stakeholders throughout each phase of an analytics project. In the Rady School MSBA program you will learn to:

Use predictive analytics and optimization for data-driven decision-making in marketing, finance, management, and operations Collect, clean, visualize and analyze data Use statistical and optimization tools (e.g., R, Shiny, Radiant) Create and implement business analytics solutions Learn more by viewing our SlideShare Careers in Business Analytics ... [-]

MSc In Organizational Leadership And Entrepreneurship

Grand Canyon University
Campus or Online Part time September 2018 USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City South Phoenix Scottsdale + 3 more

Enrich your entrepreneurial innovations and organically grow your business with the Master of Science in Organizational Leadership and Entrepreneurship degree. [+]

Offered By: Colangelo College of Business

Overview

Advance Your Skills with the MS in Organizational Leadership

Enrich your entrepreneurial innovations and organically grow your business with the Master of Science in Organizational Leadership and Entrepreneurship degree. Offered by the Colangelo College of Business, learn strategies that drive business growth and increase revenue. This master's in organizational leadership program is focused on marketing and sales approaches to help your product or business grow.

In this masters in entrepreneurship program, coursework allows you to adopt the skills necessary to develop, build and maintain a successful business model for the 21st-century economy. Through a rigorous curriculum, you learn the behaviors to bolster marketing and sales of a product or service, using research-based study. Discussions led by expert faculty allow you to gain a deepened understanding of concepts such as customer development, analytics, and web-based marketing strategies.... [-]


Master in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

University of San Francisco - School of Management
Campus Full time 12 months August 2018 USA San Francisco

Just steps from some of the world’s most innovative companies in Silicon Valley and San Francisco, the USF MSEI helps you build essential skills, handle real-world startup scenarios, and establish professional associations to launch an entrepreneurial career in the region that constantly reinvents itself. [+]

Just steps from some of the world’s most innovative companies in Silicon Valley and San Francisco, the USF MSEI helps you build essential skills, handle real-world startup scenarios, and establish professional associations to launch an entrepreneurial career in the region that constantly reinvents itself.

During this one-year master's degree, take an entrepreneurial journey to launch your new career.

Join small classes of motivated students, experience a cutting-edge curriculum, and leverage the Silicon Valley innovation ecosystem.

USF delivers essential theoretical, applied, and experiential learning to help you launch your new career or new venture.

Develop your career as an innovative leader who will help fashion a more humane and equitable world through the creation of products, services, and new ventures that serve communities around the globe.... [-]


M.S. in Analytics

University of San Francisco - College of Arts & Sciences
Campus Full time 1 year July 2018 USA San Francisco

The M.S. in Analytics at the University of San Francisco is an intensive one-year program that provides students with the skills necessary to develop techniques and processes for data-driven decision-making — the key to effective business strategies. [+]

Master in AnalyticsThe M.S. in Analytics at the University of San Francisco is an intensive one-year program that provides students with the skills necessary to develop techniques and processes for data-driven decision-making — the key to effective business strategies.The M.S. Analytics Program delivers rigorous training in the mathematical and computational techniques of Big Data. It provides mastery of the analytics tied to strategic decisions — and the skills to effectively communicate these results in business settings.Students study topics such as data mining, machine learning, statistical models, predictive analytics, econometrics, optimization, risk analysis, data visualization, business communication and management science. USF's Analytics program is strongly technical, and students write R and Python programs for most of their courses. Throughout their program, students work with an industrial partner in the Practicum (Practicums are unpaid and paid internships).Graduates become data scientists and analysts in finance, marketing, operations, business intelligence and other groups generating and consuming large amounts of data.... [-]


Grenoble MSc Innovation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship

GISMA Business School
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Germany Berlin

The Grenoble MSc Innovation, Strategy & Entrepreneurship is designed for students who want to be successful entrepreneurs or innovative managers. The programme covers key concepts of general management, plus modules focused on entrepreneurial skills. [+]

Grenoble MSc Innovation, Strategy and Entrepreneurship

The Grenoble MSc Innovation, Strategy & Entrepreneurship is designed for students who want to be successful entrepreneurs or innovative managers. The programme covers key concepts of general management, plus modules focused on entrepreneurial skills. The MSc ISE allows students to participate in a live business case with a real company, an international study residency and a variety of workshops. This programme is studied over two years, one academic year (on campus) + Final Management Project (FMP) (12 months parallel with an internship or full-time employment). Free beginner's German classes for all students. Flexible payment plans available.... [-]


Master of Science in International Business

MUST University
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Fort Lauderdale

The Master of Science in International Business (MS-IB) program at MUST University prepares students for management opportunities within multinational industries and organizations. Learners will build leadership skills and a comprehensive understanding of cultural business issues, international regulations, and strategic planning necessary to succeed in today’s dynamic global marketplace. Additional areas of focus include the challenges of expansion, technology use, and effective decision-making on an international scale. [+]

The Master of Science in International Business (MS-IB) program at MUST University prepares students for management opportunities within multinational industries and organizations. Learners will build leadership skills and a comprehensive understanding of cultural business issues, international regulations, and strategic planning necessary to succeed in today’s dynamic global marketplace. Additional areas of focus include the challenges of expansion, technology use, and effective decision-making on an international scale.

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MSc Fashion Business Creation

British School of Fashion
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom London

This pioneering programme has been designed in collaboration with leading fashion businesses to reflect the distinctive nature of business creation in this sector. Students will develop insight into the strategies and practices key to developing and sustaining a successful fashion business. [+]

The MSc Fashion Business Creation is a pioneering, distinctive programme, integrating the latest academic research insights in fashion and business generally, with practical experience drawn from high-level connections within the industry.

The programme includes a critical review of the anatomy of a fashion business and examines the process and actions associated with strategy development and implementation within new and developing fashion areas. Students will develop a sound understanding of global advancement strategies, including how to create and market a fashion brand in today’s digitally-focused world.

They will also have the option to deepen further their insight into fashion strategies by completing an internship or industry consultation project thanks to GCU London’s strong links with leading organisations within the fashion industry.... [-]


MSc in International Business Management

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Manchester

Aimed at those who have studied a business related degree at undergraduate level or equivalent, or who possess considerable workplace experience, this course is suitable for both UK, EU and international students wishing to progress their academic knowledge of management and apply this understanding to an international business context. [+]

Designed to further develop the understanding of the business knowledge you gained during your first degree, this programme will enhance your skills in the key areas of business by placing them in an international business context. Studying areas such as international strategy and the international environment, you will gain an understanding of theoretical and conceptual management through a globally-focused core syllabus.

The option units enable you to focus on an area of your choice such as marketing, logistics management, project management, HR, finance or strategy.

During your studies, you will have the opportunity to participate in:

Option to undertake an additional 12 month internship Industry visits to real companies Short term internships with local employers Live business projects for real clients A live consultancy project for your final dissertation ... [-]

Master in Agribusiness Management

Rome Business School
Campus Full time 12 months March 2018 Italy Rome

The Rome Business School’s Master in Agribusiness Management is the ideal academic course for professionals seeking a world-class degree program in these disciplines, leading to a successful global career in the agro network field (production, seed and crop, harvest and stock in agriculture, market of commodities, food supply chain, food and wine business). [+]

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Starting date: each year, in March and October.The Rome Business School’s Master in Agribusiness Management is the ideal academic course for professionals seeking a world-class degree program in these disciplines, leading to a successful global career in the agro network field (production, seed and crop, harvest and stock in agriculture, market of commodities, food supply chain, food and wine business). With the Rome Business School’s international perspective, the program offers a unique learning experience and a global professional exposure, enabling participants to study in one of the best cities in the world or online. The program’s quality teaching and networking services all contribute to make it the perfect fit for anyone who is looking to rise to the top in the world of farming, food production, or in the start-up agribusiness system.... [-]


MSc Oil & Gas Trade Management

Regent’s University London
Campus Full time 12 - 16 months January 2018 United Kingdom London

Designed and developed in consultation with senior executives and directors of major organisations of the oil and gas industry, this programme focuses on the ‘downstream’ side of the industry - the management of trade in oil and gas products. [+]

Designed and developed in consultation with senior executives and directors of major organisations of the oil and gas industry, this programme focuses on the ‘downstream’ side of the industry - the management of trade in oil and gas products.

Three key themes of risk management, strategy and added value are woven throughout the programme. You will explore the process of trade in oil and gas from seller, buyer and intermediary perspectives, and develop the practical problem-solving skills needed for success in a growth industry. Trading and finance modules, partially delivered by a city-based major graduate trading and training company, will give you the experience of a practical trading project in real trading conditions. You will also examine corporate social responsibility, and the environmental, sustainability and social issues involved.... [-]


MSc Business Analytics

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 China Suzhou

In the MSc Business Analytics degree, you will obtain in-depth knowledge of data collection, selection and analysis. The degree is designed for individuals who want to meet the needs of the Information Age. [+]

Overview

The rapid growth of available data is transforming the way managers, accountants, investors or marketers are working. The data integrated into their analyses, business plans and decisions is a must for firms to maintain their competitive advantage.

The MSc Business Analytics programme is a response to these changes in the economic and technological environment. It aims to transform business students into multi-talented professionals, standing in-between their core field of expertise, such as management, finance, and marketing, and information technologies.

The programme mixes advanced modules in finance, marketing or management to provide a deep understanding of the most up-to-date methods for data-processing (machine learning, big data analysis) and data management. Our teaching philosophy is practice-oriented. With this in mind, after an intensive 12-month period of study, you will complete your training with a six-month internship within a company.... [-]


MS in Entrepreneurship

University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Tampa

Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the new M.S. in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and entrepreneurial skills needed to develop and launch new enterprises. [+]

Offered by the Sykes College of Business’ nationally acclaimed Lowth Entrepreneurship Center, the new M.S. in Entrepreneurship builds the critical business and entrepreneurial skills needed to develop and launch new enterprises. The program also appeals to professionals who wish to incorporate innovation and vision into existing companies, or to engage in social entrepreneurship. The program emphasizes experiential learning. Students may focus on their own projects throughout the curriculum, or team with companies in UT’s incubator and accelerator programs. When students enter the program, a customized approach to their learning is developed by faculty advisors, with the goal of helping them reach their personal objectives.... [-]


MSc Management and Innovation and Entreprise

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham

The course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise - and taking it global. You will begin your studies by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection. You can add a year's work placement, making your master's a two-year course. [+]

MSc Management and Innovation and Entreprise

Our MSc Management and Innovation and Enterprise course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise - and taking it global. You will begin your studies by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection.

This course supports you through the process of creating a powerful value proposition for a new enterprise – and taking it global. Innovation is the heart of any new proposition, so you will start by developing your understanding of contemporary innovation, its value, development and protection.

You’ll explore the role of value chains and how they come together to deliver products to customers. Building on this, you will experience international entrepreneurial decision-making through an intensive four-week project, developing a business case for taking a product into a different market. This builds valuable skills in evaluating risks and benefits.... [-]


MS Analytics

Kogod School of Business, American University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 USA District of Columbia + 1 more

The Master of Science in Analytics program (M.S.An.) at the Kogod School of Business prepares you to make organizational decisions and solve dynamic business problems using data analysis. The M.S.An. capstone is at the heart of the program. You’ll partner with local organizations to generate solutions to real-world analytics problems. M.S.An. graduates hold positions such as business intelligence analyst, financial analyst, accounting forensics specialist, and business analytics consultant. [+]

The Master of Science in Analytics program (M.S.An.) at the Kogod School of Business prepares you to make organizational decisions and solve dynamic business problems using data analysis. The M.S.An. capstone is at the heart of the program. You’ll partner with local organizations to generate solutions to real-world analytics problems. M.S.An. graduates hold positions such as business intelligence analyst, financial analyst, accounting forensics specialist, and business analytics consultant.

Heidi Friedrich loved the hands-on learning experiences she got in Kogod’s MS Analytics program. “In our capstone practicum, we worked with a company to apply our skills in a consulting engagement,” says... [-]


Master of Science in International Business (MIB)

IESEG School of Management Lille - Paris
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Lille Paris + 1 more

Join our MIB: a one year master's program completely taught in English with a focus on the international business at one of the top business schools in France, with campuses Paris and Lille. [+]

Program Objectives

We draw on our sound understanding of business practices and cultures to give students the fundamental skills necessary to manage organizations in any international context. For those with an academic background in business, the MIB will take their knowledge to a different level by providing new perspectives. For those without a background in business, the MIB will provide theoretical fundamentals in management, as well as provide opportunities to apply their newfound knowledge.

Why Choose the MSc in International Business?

Condensed program in an international context. Customized curriculum. Interactive educational approach.

Program Content

The MIB program offers 2 intakes per year, one in January (Lille campus) and the other one in September (Lille & Paris campuses). Regardless of the starting date, the program consists of 90 ECTS credits through 2 consecutive semesters of courses followed by an internship.... [-]