The Master in Business Analytics & Big Data is the complete program that will future-proof your career, putting you front and center for the most in-demand jobs of tomorrow.

Master in Business Analytics and Big Data

duration11 | 17 months
languageEnglish
locationMadrid & International Destination
intakeJanuary | April | September
Mode of StudyFull-Time | Part-Time
FormatIn-person | Blended
duration11 | 17 months
languageEnglish
locationMadrid & International Destination
intakeJanuary | April | September
Mode of StudyFull-Time | Part-Time
FormatIn-person | Blended

BUSINESS ANALYTICS CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Data science and business analytics experts are among the most in-demand profiles in business. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, by 2032 Data Science jobs are expected to increase by 35%.

Career opportunities continue to grow exponentially, especially in AI-related fields—LinkedIn data shows that job postings which mention AI have more than doubled since 2021—and there is no end in sight.

However, the professionals that will be filling these positions must have the right education and experience to be up to par, because according to the same study, 39% of Data Scientists and Advanced Analyst positions require a Master’s or Ph.D.

This means that demand—as well as salaries–will skyrocket.

There is no better time to prepare for a bright future in the fast-paced and exciting world of data and analytics.

WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Talent and Career Highlights

In a business setting defined by transformation, the Master in Business Analytics and Big Data fosters a high-impact, advanced skill set transferable to any industry. 

Gaining an impressive command of data science, business strategy, AI and big data tech, our graduates become key players in organizational success.

Discover the latest career report and check out where our alumni are working now.

Slide 1 of 2
92%
Job seekers who received a job offer within 6 months after graduation
92%
Job seekers who received a job offer within 6 months after graduation
12000
Job Opportunities
Using her IE University experience to lead sustainable change in her Axión internship

Using her IE University experience to lead sustainable change in her Axión internship

We believe in offering our students as many real-life experiences to complement their studies as possible. To that end, we have recently signed an exciting collaboration agreement with Axión, paving the way for student internships in data and sustainability.

Boost your career with our Internship Agreements

Through the partnership with BMC Software, Master in Business Analytics and Big Data students at the School of Science and Technology can gain practical experience in the field and refine their professional skills through real-world projects. This internship program offers invaluable industry exposure, helping students develop skills applicable to their future careers.

Play

TOP EMPLOYERS OF THIS BUSINESS ANALYTICS & BIG DATA PROGRAM’S ALUMNI

CAREER SUCCESS AFTER YOUR MASTER

Discover the stories of our Master in Business Analytics and Big Data students and explore the career opportunities in this Digital Era.

Play
Play

DEGREE IN BUSINESS ANALYTICS AND BIG DATA SAMPLE POSITIONS

Graduates can land roles such as:

DATA SCIENTIST

BUSINESS ANALYST

BUSINESS TRANSLATOR

ADVANCED ANALYTICAL CONSULTANT

MACHINE LEARNING & AI CONSULTANT

DATA & ANALYTICS MANAGER

BIG DATA CONSULTANT

CHIEF DATA OFFICER (CDO)

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER (CTO)

MACHINE LEARNING EXPERT

IE engineer

AI Data Scientist

TECHNOLOGY TELECOMMUNICATIONS

DATA SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT

BIG DATA ANALYTICS MANAGER

BUSINESS ANALYTICS CAREERS THAT GO BEYOND THEORIES AND CONCEPTS

THERE IS A NEED FOR TALENT IN DATA ANALYTICS

40% of companies are struggling to find and retain data analytics talent. 

MIT Sloan

BULLETPROOF JOB OUTLOOK

Data scientist is the hottest job of the 21st century.

Harvard Business Review

NOT LIMITED TO ONE INDUSTRY

75% of IoT providers are prioritizing big data and analytics expertise in their hiring decisions, stating that having these skills is critical for any candidate to be considered an IoT expert.

CANONICAL STUDIES ON FORBES

IE TALENT & CAREERS

IE Talent & Careers is the best partner for the professional development of all our current and former students at IE.

Frequently asked questions

What can you do with a masters in business analytics?

More information below

After studying a Business Analytics Master's degree, you can do pretty much whatever you want. Our alumni work in a range of sectors from tech, consulting, media and financial services to retail and real estate. They're in a variety of roles, too, from management to accounting, from logistics to IT.

Is business analytics/big data a good career?

More information below

Absolutely—the Master Business Analytics and Big Data gives you transferable skills and knowledge that's in demand across industries and sectors. Download the career report to see where our graduates have become key players at sector leaders worldwide.

Which degree is best for big data career?

More information below

Our Master in Business Analytics and Big Data is the perfect option if you want a career in big data, machine learning or AI-related fields.

More info
Book a call (Full-Time)
Book a call (Part-Time)
Chat with us! (Full-time)
Chat with us! (Part-time)
Download brochure
Download brochure
Chat with us! (Part-time)
Chat with us! (Full-time)
Book a call (Part-Time)
Book a call (Full-Time)