MSc Business Analytics employment report – Class of 2019

World-class teaching and tailored support from the Careers service maximises the potential of our students to become successful future leaders of business and society.

Please note all figures refer to graduates who were seeking employment and shared employment data with us.

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MSc Business Analytics (on campus) employment report

Employment data - MSc Business Analytics (on campus)

Employed within three months
Employed in Consulting
Employed in UK
For me personally, the most rewarding part of the programme is how applicable all the modules are to what is genuinely done in the workplace. I found it really rewarding to know and see first-hand how useful the programme has been, and how practical all the methodologies are in a real business context.
MSc Business Analytics 2020
Alana McIntosh Clark, Business Analytics 2019-20, student at Imperial College Business School
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Employment by sector - on campus

Employment by sector - MSc Business Analytics (on campus)

Consulting: 39%
IT/Telecoms/Technology: 21%
Finance: 20%
Marketing & Media: 6%
Engineering/Construction/Manufacturing/Oil & Gas: 6%
FMCG/Luxury Goods/Retail : 5%
Other: 3%

For those working in the consulting sector, 81% are working in management or strategy roles, 15% in accountancy and professional services, and 4% in IT/telecoms/technology.

I wanted a job which combined aspects of data science, technology, maths, and finance. This programme gave me the perfect skill-set to apply to those roles and be offered a position to work as a Quantitative Trading Analyst at a leading firm.
MSc Business Analytics 2019
Adit Kulkarni
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Employment by region - on campus

Employment by region - MSc Business Analytics (on campus)

Through the Business School’s connections, I’ve managed to speak to multiple alumni from various technology companies such as Apple and Google. I’m very grateful to have had the opportunity to chat with alumni currently working in these companies to ascertain whether I’m suitable for their roles.
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Maria Tan, Business Analytics 2019-20, student at Imperial College Business School

Employers and roles

Our MSc Business Analytics students have gained employment at a wide range of companies, including:

Accenture Altius Amazon
Boston Consulting Group (BCG) BP DAZN Group
Deloitte Ekimetrics KPMG
Lloyds Banking Group McKinsey & Company Oliver Wyman

Example roles that our MSc Business Analytics students have secured include:

Analyst Associate Business Analyst
Business Consultant Consultant Data Analyst
Data Science Consultant Data Scientist Quantitative Analyst