Program journey

Take your career to new heights

The world of analytics is fascinating, challenging, and booming. Cutting-edge companies have no shortage of data. But they do have a shortage of highly skilled professionals who can interpret this data and use it to make effective decisions. In fact, experts are projecting opportunities are only going to increase in both the public and private sectors as businesses search for analysts to help them make strategic, data-driven decisions.

Equal parts data analysis and big picture decision-making, the UBC Master of Business Analytics (MBAN) prepares you to fill this void. In twelve months, this prestigious degree will give you more than the technical skills to analyze large sets of data, it will also prepare you for the business world. The curriculum covers everything from marketing to operations in addition to advanced analytics so that you will be able to interpret data within a broader business context.

The UBC MBAN experience

Hands on learning
Learning Design

Hands on learning

Through internships, hackathons and case studies, our Master of Business Analytics students learn by doing.
World-leading faculty
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World-leading faculty

Our professors are among the highest calibre in their fields and their work has made our school one of the top in the world for business research.
Career development & coaching

Career development & coaching

Career development opportunities are woven throughout your MBAN journey to help you shape your career and develop your market skills.

Your path to success

Opening Week

This mandatory orientation to the program allows you to get to know your cohort, become familiar with your program journey, and gain insight into how to succeed over the subsequent 12 months.

Career & Professional Development Programming

The Hari B. Varshney Business Career Centre will prepare you to be industry and market ready through a career development course, workshops, and 1-on-1 career coaching.


The program involves a comprehensive, intense curriculum that will give you a strong foundation to make informed data-driven business decisions.

Business Analytics Internship

A 8-16 week internship designed to help students apply their skills in a professional business environment.

Career support at every step

Mandatory personal and professional development programming, including immersive Career Weeks, networking events, industry speakers, mock interviews and offer negotiations. Optional opportunities for mentoring, training programs and company visits.

Coaching Program for Leadership Performance

Take the next step in your career

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