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Business Analytics / Anailísíocht Ghnó

Course Title: Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Business Analytics

2023 CAO Points: 326

Leaving Certificate Requirements

Minimum Number of




2 H5s

Minimum Grade in


English OR Irish



QQI/FET Requirements

QQI/FET Award Required

Additional Requirements

Level 5:
One of the following awards:
  • BBSSX Business Studies – Secretarial
  • 5M1997 Office Administration
  • BBSAX Business Studies – Administration
  • 5M2468 Business Administration
  • BBSIT / 5M2111 International Trade
  • BMXXX / 5M2069 Marketing
  • BBSXX / 5M2102 Business Studies
  • 5M2767 Logistics & Distribution
Level 6:
Full level 6 award in a relevant discipline
Level 5:
Distinctions in 5 modules required, which must include one of the following:
B20029 / 5N2066 Statistics
C20139 / 5N1833 Mathematics
Leaving Certificate Mathematics 06/H7

In addition to the QQI minimum entry requirements, QQI quotas and QQI points apply. The max QQI points awarded is 390. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi

Mature Applicants

Applications from mature students (23+) are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/mature

English Language Requirements

If English is not your first language you will need to provide evidence of your English language proficiency as detailed on our website. Applicants for this course should have a minimum IELTS (Academic Version) English Proficiency of 6 overall (or equivalent) with nothing less than 6 in each component.

Business Analytics is about converting business data into valuable information through the use of statistical techniques and advanced software. It provides a set of analytical methods for solving problems and aiding decision-making, particularly in the context of large quantities of data. Combining such analysis with intuition can provide insights to businesses and public sector organisations and help them achieve their objectives.

By developing and applying models and concepts, you can explore management issues and solve managerial problems. Many different organisations use the principles and practice of analytics.

In this course, you’ll acquire the data skills to extract, analyse, organise and present data to guide successful business decision-making.

Subjects covered include statistics, OO programming, management, marketing, database systems, algorithms & data structures, project management, big-data concepts, intelligent systems, business decision-making, business intelligence, software development for data acquisition, and strategic information systems.

You’ll be encouraged to participate in a work placement in Year 3.

Study Abroad Opportunities

In Year 3, you will have the option to study abroad for one semester in a partner University.

Work Placement

Work placement is an integral part of the course. All students are encouraged to participate in a work placement in Year 3 of the course.

Advanced Entry applications are accepted to this course. For further information on how to make an Advanced Entry application, please visit our CAO Hub. A full list of courses open for Advanced Entry are listed on the CAO website.

On graduation, you may continue to postgraduate study in TU Dublin or elsewhere.

TU Code



Level 8


Bachelor of Science (Honours)


4 years

Number of Places



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