University of Macau, Faculty of Business Administration

Bachelor of Science in Business Intelligence and Data Analystics

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Bachelor of Science in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics

In the last two decades, “Business Intelligence” and “Data Analytics” are emerging principles for companies to stay competitive in the market. Unlike traditional way of doing business, successful organizations now rely on important tactic that involves with handling of compound technology as to sustain data-driven decision making, sales improvement, and opportunities expansion. Many organizations, such as Facebook, Google and Alibaba and many other online shopping platforms, engage in myriad artificial intelligence and data processing to support their sales and marketing strategies.

This programme aims at nurturing globally-minded leaders and professionals for taking challenge in the complex business environment with their interdisciplinary and transformative competence. Core courses include Introduction to Business Intelligence, Programming for Business Analytics, Big Data Management, Business Data Mining and Visualization, Cyber Security and Blockchain, Machine Learning for Business Intelligence, etc.

  • Big Data Management and analysis
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Blockchain
  • Case Study
  • Business Intelligence
  • Business Forecasting


Graduate Career Prospects

Graduates can easily fit into the business and the public sector. They may work in various organizational functions particularly as:

Programmers, Business Analysts, Marketing Analysts, Systems Analysts, Business Intelligence Analysts, Financial Analysts or Risk Analysts at banks, casinos, hedge funds, private equity firms, insurance companies, credit bureaus, technology firms.

Senior roles such as Database Developer/ Administrator/ Manager, Network Administrator/ Engineer/ Manager, Project Manager, IT Manager, Enterprise Architect, Chief Information Officer, Chief Technology Officer, Consultant, etc.


Programme Structure

Core courses Business Courses
  • Programming for Business Analytics
  • Big Data Management
  • Business Data Mining and Visualization
  • Cyber Security and Blockchain
  • Machine Learning for Business Intelligence
  • Statistics and Data Analysis
  • Quantitative Decision Analysis
  • Forecasting Models in Business
  • Database Management
  • Advanced Computer Programming
  • Computer Networking for Business
  • Final Year Project
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Business Management
  • Principles of Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Business Intelligence
  • Financial Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Business Project Management


UM and FBA Introduction

UM is ranked among the top 400 in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2019 with a global ranking of No 5 in International Outlook, No 62 in the THE Asia-Pacific University Rankings 2018, and No 60 in the THE Young University Rankings. Its place in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings is also rising steadily to No 443 in 2019. FBA offers a balanced range of full-time and part-time courses in business, management and administrative studies, and training extending from the certificate level to the graduate level; FBA provide opportunities and facilities for staff and students to develop academic and professional interests; FBA create and develop a caring, informed, participative, and innovative faculty and student community.


Admission Channel

  • Applicants may apply for admission by one of the following channels, whichever is applicable to them:
    • Admission Examination (Application period: 3 – 18 January 2019)
    • Direct Admission (Application period: 3 December 2018 – 18 April 2019)
  • Applicants can refer to the Registry’s webpage at for details of application requirement.



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