Business Analytics (BA)



Name of the programme

Business Analytics


Faculty of Economics
pl. Marii Curie-Skłodowskiej 5
20-031 Lublin

+48 537 5171

Degree awarded Bachelor of Arts
Mode of study Full time
Duration of the programme 3 years/6 semesters
Language of instruction English
ECTS points  180
Programme description

The studies in Business Analytics at the Faculty of Economics UMCS are interdisciplinary. The course aims to provide students with comprehensive knowledge of business (e.g. Economics, Management, Marketing, Law, Finance, Accounting, e-business, Project Management), quantitative subjects (e.g. Calculus, Business Statistics, Econometrics) as well as analytical methods and tools (e.g. Data Mining, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Geographical Information Systems, Advanced Spreadsheets, Python Programming, Data Visualization, Data Base). During their studies students will develop skills needed in the work of an analyst (e.g. Analytical Project, Soft Skills and Communication Training, Business Simulation). The course is practical, i.e. to a large extent it is based on experience of business practitioners and problem solving related to business practice. The course program covers a six- month work placement that allows students to gain professional practical experience during their studies. Students will be introduced, among others, to business simulations reflecting the dynamics of economic processes that will help them make decisions and observe results.  The program of the course draws on extensive use of online database available for students of the Faculty of Economics of UMCS.

A graduate of Business Analytics may find employment in a variety of industries and business entities (e.g. enterprises, banks insurance companies, research centers, marketing agencies and consulting firms) in the following positions: Business Analyst, Database Analyst, Financial Analyst, Business Operations Analyst, Market Research Analyst. The programme is dedicated mainly to foreigners.

Tuition fee

Candidates applying to study on a fee-paying basis: 2600 EUR/year

Application period 1st April - September 2020
Deadline for application September 2020
Academic year begins 1st October
Academic year ends Beginning of July
Entry requirements

The programme is addressed to candidates holding high school diploma or any other equivalent degree.
Prospective students register online in the Online Registration System (IRK) and file all the necessary documents within the deadline or until all the places available have been filled.

Registration fee

Attention! It is mandatory to pay the registration fee.

a. If you want to pay in PLN (85 zł + bank transfer costs), please use the account details showcased in your Online Application System's account in My Payments section.

b. If you want to pay in EUR (20 euro + bank transfer costs)

Account number: 10114010940000290516001204
IBAN number: PL10114010940000290516001204
Bank details: mBank SA O/Lublin, ul. Spokojna 2, 20-074 Lublin
Payment title: APPLICATION FEE | name and surname | Registration Number | name of chosen study programme

English language requirements

In order to be eligible for a programme taught in English, candidates must demonstrate that they meet English requirements for a given programme.

1. Submit one of the document listed here: English language requirements

2. Send an email to: to register for online English language interview.


Enquiries about course content, structure and syllabus:
contact person: dr Marek Mędrek 

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