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The online MSc Data Analytics and Enterprise Architecture equips you with data handling and system design skills sought-after by modern businesses worldwide.
In the age of information and a rapidly evolving technological environment, qualified professionals who know how to design complex computing systems to manage data are in high-demand. This master’s degree programme provides you with an understanding of how to identify and design the most effective methods of gathering data through complex computing systems, and how to draw insights from this to help meet modern business objectives.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the MSc Data Analytics and Enterprise Architecture will possess career-ready skills in:
  • Collecting and interpreting data to make knowledge based decisions
  • Successfully integrating architecture development in your organisation
  • Presenting data to make it engaging and understood across departments
  • Evaluating, designing, and implementing complex IT systems
  • With Arden University, you’ll have access to an engaging and easy to navigate online learning platform called ilearn. Available on desktop or mobile devices, ilearn supports and encourages you to take control of your studies. Providing everything you need to complete your programme in one accessible place, ilearn features:

    • A virtual classroom, library, diary, and lecture theatre rolled into one
    • All of your modules, study materials, career support, and schedules
    • Downloadable module materials so you can access the course when offline
    • Access to an online library containing thousands of e-journals, e-books, podcasts, and videos
    • Engaging forums where you can interact, debate, and discuss ideas with your tutors and fellow students
  • To be eligible for this MSc Data Analytics and Enterprise Architecture degree you must normally have:

    • A UK honours degree at a minimum of second class (2:2) or equivalent
    • For students whose prior learning was not taught in English, IELTS 6.5 or equivalent is required (no less than 6.0 in any element). 

    If you don’t have academic qualifications, Arden University are happy to consider, and actively encourage applications if you have substantial work experience (typically 5 years at senior levels).

    If you have other postgraduate computing management awards you may be eligible for entry and/or exemptions. This will be assessed on an individual basis.

  • The modules on this programme are designed to develop students’ advanced skills in two disciplines crucial to our modern technological environment. On the programme you’ll learn how to manage business change and integrate technological architecture development, and incorporate your computing knowledge into strategic business plans.


    • Data Design
    • Data Handling and Decision Making
    • Data Visualisation and Interpretation
    • Architecture Design
    • Technology and Trend Monitoring
    • Business Change Management
    • Research Project
  • As with many master’s degree programmes, graduates of the MSc Data Analytics and Enterprise Architecture will possess a range of transferable skills sought-after by organisations worldwide. As a graduate of the programme you’ll be able to demonstrate to employers that you understand how to use computing and IT knowledge to find valuable business insights through data.

    The skills you gain on this course will be applicable in a range of industries and organisations. Some of the roles you may consider are:

    • Technical Architect
    • Information and Data Architect
    • Enterprise Architect
    • Head of Data Architecture
    • Enterprise Solutions Architect
    • Senior Data Analyst
    • Business Intelligence Specialist


  • If you’d like to apply, please click on the Apply Now or Start Application button on the page. Please fill in the form and provide as much detail as possible so we can properly advise you on the next steps. Once you’ve submitted your application form, one of our dedicated course advisors will contact you within 48 hours.


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