Build the real-world skills to evolve your career
The University of Bath’s online MSc courses will give you rigorous intellectual challenges and real-world experience, providing you with a gateway to ground-breaking research and sought-after careers. Packed with engaging, challenging content our online MSc courses focus on the areas of business, economics, and cutting-edge digital skills, as we deliver the in-demand skillsets and knowledge, essential for contemporary working environments. Voted 8th best overall University by the Times and the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023, and ranked as a top 150 university in the QS World University Rankings 2024, the University of Bath has a reputation for research and teaching excellence that appeals to students worldwide.
Our courses focus on real-world application, which enables you to apply your new knowledge immediately to your career, giving you the tools to make positive changes at work as soon as you start studying. Our online MScs focus on the areas of business, economics, and cutting-edge digital skills, as we deliver the in-demand skillsets and knowledge, essential for contemporary working environments. Through our close ties to industries and prospective employers – many of our faculty have extensive industry experience – at the University of Bath we will provide you with all the tools you need to secure success in the workplace.
Recognized for its teaching, research, and graduate prospects, the University of Bath’s online MSc courses are designed specifically for those who are looking to broaden their horizons without interrupting their current work or lifestyle commitments. The flexible virtual learning environment offers you the ability to study part-time online whilst continuing to achieve your career goals. You just need a device with internet access, and you'll be able to connect to our VLE which is logical and easy to navigate. From the first day of your course, you'll have access to the University’s extensive online library and be able to leverage a suite of innovative online tools to help you successfully complete your studies. You will also be part of a global community of expert academics and fellow students. This will help you to gain an international perspective on your chosen field of study, broadening your career prospects.
“The programme has benefitted me in more ways than I could imagine and really contributed to me securing my two previous roles of which are both data orientated. In addition to this, it has allowed me to further thrive in my professional career.”-Ross Gray, Business Analytics online MSc student
Applied Economics (Banking and Financial Markets) online MSc
From political uncertainty to finance and recruitment demands, economics is integral to everyday decision-making. The online MSc Applied Economics with Banking and Financial Markets takes you beyond the research papers and into the real world, giving you insights you can put into action from day one. The University of Bath is the first university in the UK to offer an online Master of Science in Applied Economics, and by emphasizing practice over theory, we provide time-pressed professionals with the opportunity to further their career prospects in economics, banking, and finance.
Artificial Intelligence Online MSc
This online MSc in Artificial Intelligence is ideal if you are motivated by the challenges and infinite possibilities of advancing AI. Combining data science and robotics with the more technical aspects of programming and machine learning, our Artificial Intelligence Master’s course provides the skills you need to put AI into practice and meet the increasing demand for experts in this exciting, future-focused, and rapidly growing specialism.
Business Analytics online MSc
Bridging the gap between data science and business management, the Business Analytics online MSc equips you with the necessary technical skills and expertise to take your career to the next level. Delivered by the EQUIS- and AMBA-accredited Bath School of Management, you’ll gain the strategic, problem-solving, and decision-making skills that are vital in today’s business world, opening your career to a host of exciting managerial and consultancy business analyst roles. You’ll also have access to cutting-edge software and analytical tools through our partnership with IBM.
Computer Science Online MSc
Join one of the fastest-growing industries in the UK, with an online MSc in Computer Science, from the University of Bath. Our course, which is focused on the industrial use of computing, will give you relevant digital skills and technical ability, which can lead to a range of exciting professional opportunities even if you have no prior programming expertise. You’ll be taught by inspirational research academics, whose work leads the way in AI, Human-Computer Interaction, and cybersecurity. It’s because of this that many of the on-campus graduates have secured positions with huge companies such as Electronic Arts, Nokia, and KPMG.
Entrepreneurship Management and Innovation online MSc
Combine your own drive and ambition with the academic excellence and insights provided by the University of Bath’s Entrepreneurship Management and Innovation online MSc. Delivered by the EQUIS- and ABMA-accredited Bath School of Management, this online postgraduate course provides exciting new perspectives on traditional business disciplines, setting in motion a journey of lifelong enterprise. Whether you’re expanding a family business, carving out a new enterprise, or seeking to make a positive impact from within your corporation, our world-leading school will help to take you there.
Engineering Business Management online MSc
Develop an in-depth understanding of engineering and technology leadership concepts whilst gaining the skills and understanding of business, operations, and strategy to apply them in an engineering context. Studies will include business analysis, product development, and supply chain management. The course combines the academic excellence and industrial networks from the Faculty of Engineering & Design and the EQUIS- and ABMA-accredited School of Management.
Online learning that is active and engaged
Our flexible virtual learning environment offers you the ability to study part-time online whilst continuing to achieve your career goals. Our virtual learning environment is logical and easy to navigate, offering access to all relevant course materials. As well as having a multitude of resources at your fingertips, you’ll be able to browse the University’s extensive online library from day one of your studies. You will also be part of a global community of expert academics and fellow students. This will help you to gain an international perspective on your chosen field of study, broadening your career prospects.
“The best feature is the freedom to study at a university that really cares about their students without having to uproot your whole life to take advantage of such a useful and interesting course.” - Jess Crees, Computer Science online MSc student