Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics

Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics

Harness the power of data to transform the world
duration4 years
languageEnglish
locationSegovia or Madrid
intakeSeptember
Mode of studyFull-time
FormatIn-person
duration4 years
languageEnglish
locationSegovia or Madrid
intakeSeptember
Mode of studyFull-time
FormatIn-person

THE BACHELOR IN DATA AND BUSINESS ANALYTICS

The Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics is aimed at analytical driven individuals who possess strong critical thinking abilities and wish to harness the power of data to transform the world. This revolutionary degree, designed with the expertise of the IE School of Science & Technology, prepares the next generation of global pioneers who can collect, manage and analyze data to solve the most pressing challenges of businesses and institutions. Through an applied learning methodology and a hands-on approach students learn to manage the most innovative technologies and tools to exploit the true power of data to create value for companies and societies.

The Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics is fully compliant with the Bologna Process, and is accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).

Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics
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WHO IS THIS PROGRAM FOR

  • IS FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE…

    curious and analytical; those who possess a natural interest in experimenting with new tools, methods and data to solve the world’s most complex issues.

  • LOOKING FOR…

    a forward-thinking and hands-on bachelor’s degree, where you will use the latest data analytics tools and technologies to solve real global challenges.

  • TO BECOME...

    • a data scientist
    • a business intelligence consultant
    • an analytics consultant
    • a data solutions architect
    • a big data entrepreneur
    • a data officer
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Location

You can study the Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics in Segovia and Madrid. If you decide to start in Segovia, you will spend year one at the campus in Segovia, before moving to Madrid for year two, three and four. If you start the program in Madrid, however, you will spend all four years of the program in the Spanish capital.

  • PROGRAM

    Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics

    DURATION

    4 years

    LANGUAGE

    English

    CENTRES OF STUDY AND NUMBER OF PLACES

    Centro de Estudios Superiores IE (Madrid) – 60 places

    Facultad de Ciencias Humanas, Sociales y de Comunicación (Segovia) – 60 places

    CREDITS

    Total number of credits: 240 ECTS*

    Distribution of credits and subjects**:

    Core subjects – 60 ECTS

    Mandatory subjects – 138 ECTS

    Elective subjects – 30 ECTS

    Final Project – 12 ECTS

    AREA OF KNOWLEDGE

    Economic Sciences, Business Administration, Marketing, Trade, Accounting and Tourism

    TEACHING METHODOLOGY

    Face-to-face

    SPANISH MINISTRY’S REGISTRY OF UNIVERSITIES, CENTRES AND DEGREES

    RUCT

    ASSURANCE AGENCY

    ACSUCYL*** – Buscador Títulos Oficiales

     

    *European Credit Transfer System

    **The character of the subjects is defined by the Spanish legislation

    ***Quality Assurance Agency for the University System in Castilla y León

BUILD YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS

  • 01.

    HARNESS THE POWER OF DATA

    There is so much data being generated globally that it’s currently technologically impossible to analyze it all. Professionals who can harness this data and extract value from are in great demand. Become indispensable for companies and institutions with this cutting-edge program.

  • 02.

    BECOME A DATA SCIENTIST

    The role of a data scientist is to identify, collect, analyze and interpret data to drive information. Become a leading professional, ready to face the challenge of using and designing cutting-edge analytics, methods and technologies to extract valuable insights.

  • 03.

    BUILD A UNIQUE PROFILE

    You’ll learn a wide range of quantitative methods, statistical models, analytics tools and computing techniques that will allow you to drive innovation and change in the fast-moving digital transformation era. You’ll build a unique professional profile and develop the capability to create value and play a key role in overcoming challenges.

  • 04.

    LEAD TRANSFORMATION

    Data is transforming every sector and industry on a global scale. In this program, you’ll learn how to identify the global problems faced by businesses and societies, in order to lead this transformation. You’ll develop the necessary skills to design technologies and strategies and become an influential part of the strategic decision-making processes of companies and organizations.

  • 05.

    EARN A FULLY ACCREDITED DEGREE

    The Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics is fully compliant with the Bologna Process and is accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).

    BACHELOR IN DATA AND BUSINESS ANALYTICS Pillars

    • AN APPLIED LEARNING EXPERIENCE

      Be part of a dynamic bachelor degree that’s constantly evolving to keep up with the pace of global technological change. You’ll learn to use, design and manage the latest data management and analytics tools, applying your new skills to real-world problems with datathons, challenges and applied class projects.

    • DRIVE INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY

      We’re educational developers who recognize the need for a dynamic change in how we learn. By constantly employing innovative learning tools and methods, in a diverse international environment, we are reinventing higher education. We equip you with a comprehensive skill-set by benefitting from our strong professional connections with businesses, corporations and by keeping a close eye on global technological advances, Transform industries and businesses through the power of data.

    • HANDS-ON LEARNING

      At IE University, theory with practice come together to give you an exceptional learning experience. You’ll gain insights directly from industry experts in interactive, practical classes. IE University’s hands-on approach prepares you for your influential role in designing and implementing competitive strategies in all kind of organizations. Your IEU Labs, electives, internships and projects will be personally tailored to build your own path to success.

    • DEVELOP A CRITICAL MINDSET

      Data experts need to cultivate a critical approach to detect, understand and analyze problems when designing structured solutions. This program will help you develop the analytical capacities you need to approach complex problems, break them down and find the right solutions.

    Student Stories

    At IE University, more than 75% of our student body comes from outside Spain, representing an average of 130 nationalities on campus each year. We take great pride in these numbers—and in the individuals behind them. 

    Our students are natural go-getters with a global outlook and a dream of a better future. Regardless of their degrees or passions, they strive every day to unleash their innovative potential and reach their goals. Driving this shared vision are people from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. They are both united and entirely unique. These are our students. Discover their stories.

    AN INTERVIEW WITH Academic Director Robert Polding​

    Robert Polding, Academic Director of this program at IE University, explains in-depth the Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics.

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    Faculty Stories

    Our 500-strong faculty guides students to unleash their potential day in, day out. Their influence across all five Schools can’t be overstated, inspiring young, energetic minds as they define their personal and professional trajectories. 

    But what kind of person does it take to create such impact? The individuals that make up the IE University faculty are special. Coming from diverse, global backgrounds, they each bring distinct perspectives and innovative ideas that embody what makes IE University stand out. Their stories are personal and unique—but don’t take our word for it. Read their stories to see for yourself.

    FACULTY RESEARCH

    Discover your faculty's research projects and delve into Data & Business Analytics foundations.

    UNSURE IF THIS IS THE RIGHT PROGRAM TO HELP YOU ON YOUR PROFESSIONAL JOURNEY?

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      FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

      • Yes, a bachelor's in business analytics can provide students with the skills and knowledge needed to pursue a variety of careers in data analysis and business intelligence. Graduates can work in fields such as finance, marketing, and operations, among others.

      • Big data refers to the large and complex data sets that can be difficult to process and analyze using traditional data processing techniques. In business analytics, big data is often used to identify patterns and trends that can inform business decisions and strategy.

      • Both data science and business analytics are valuable fields with strong job growth and earning potential. However, data science tends to focus more on the development of machine learning algorithms and data modeling, while business analytics is more focused on using data to inform business decisions.

      • At IE University we do not make a distinction betweeb a BS or a BA.

      • The Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics at IE University is a great option for those looking to study data science.This revolutionary degree, designed with the expertise of the IE School of Science & Technology, prepares the next generation of global pioneers who can collect, manage and analyze data to solve the most pressing challenges of businesses and institutions.