Master of Arts in Quantitative Analysis for Business
Department of Management Sciences College of Business - City University of Hong Kong AACSB International EQUIS - European Quality Improvement System

Application Areas of Business Analysis

Business Analysis Major provides professional training in ALL THREE application areas:

(1) Business Intelligence
​ (Big Data Analysis)
(2) Risk Management (3) Marketing Analysis

Programme Structure

Cohort 2017
Cohort 2016
Cohort 2015
Cohort 2014
Cohort 2013

BBA3 (Advanced Standing I)
Cohort 2017
Cohort 2016
Cohort 2014 and 2015

BBA2 (Advanced Standing II)
Cohort 2017
Cohort 2016
Cohort 2014 and 2015

Degree Requirements

Category Normative
4-year Degree
Standing I
Standing II
Gateway Education 30 credit units 21 credit units 12 credit units
College requirement 27 credit units 27 credit units 6 credit units
Major requirement 45 credit units* 45 credit units* 45 credit units*
Minor/ Elective courses 18 credit units exempted exempted
Minimum number of credit units required for the award 120 credit units 93 credit units 63 credit units
Maximum number of credit units permitted 144 credit units 114 credit units 84 credit units

*For Normative 4-year degree: Cohort 2015; Advanced Standing I and II: Cohort 2016 students, they are required to take 33 credit units of major core courses and 12 credit units of major elective courses.

Highlights of Major Courses

Major Core (11 courses, 33 credits) Major Elective (4 courses, 12 credits)

The major courses are designed specifically to provide professional training in the following areas:

Students are required to take 4 electives from Groups A and B and at least 2 must be from Group A

Student Handbook and Course Information