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Program benefits

Here’s what you can expect from our courses

Increased earning potential

Experience career growth and increased earning potential through job opportunities in reputed companies across diverse sectors.

Job-ready business analytics skills

Excel in database management, data visualization, data mining, programming, and other key skills. Learn subjects like machine learning methods, design & analysis of experiments, business econometrics, design & analysis of experiments, time series analysis, and big data analytics from expert faculty.

Prestigious MAHE alumni status

Build a strong professional network by getting access to Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s 1 million strong alumni network.

In-demand analytics tools

Master business analytics tools such as Hadoop, Jira, Python, R, PowerBI, Salesforce, SAS, and Apache Spark.

Keep up with industry trends

Get up-to-date industry insights by building a strong connection with peers, faculty members, domain leaders, and experts from various industries.

Fully online experience

Benefit from a 100% online experience with zero compromise on quality through online enrollment, orientation, classes, assignments, projects, examinations, and placement. Get assistance from dedicated course mentors and 24×7 student support.

What you can expect to learn

  • Duration 24 months
  • Semester 4 semesters
  • Hours 15-20 hours/week

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  • Financial Reporting & Statement Analysis
  • Business Statistics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Programming with R & Python
  • Database Management

  • Business Econometrics
  • Financial Management
  • Applied Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Data Visualization
  • Design and Analysis of Experiments
  • Mini Project

  • Time Series Analysis
  • Machine Learning Methods
  • Deep Learning Principles and Applications
  • Project Management
  • Research Methodology

  • Big Data Analytics
    • Elective (Marketing): Marketing Analytics, Digital and Web Analytics
    • Elective (Finance): Financial Assets Valuation, Financial Analytics
    • Capstone Project
    Choose any one elective group
  • Elective (Marketing): Marketing Analytics, Digital and Web Analytics
  • Elective (Finance): Financial Assets Valuation, Financial Analytics
  • Capstone Project
Roles you can explore
  • Business Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Business Intelligence Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Operations Analyst
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Human Resources Analyst
  • Healthcare Data Analyst
  • Supply Chain Analyst
  • Business Analytics Manager

Who can apply

Educational qualification

Candidates must have completed graduation in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects from recognized universities/institutions or an equivalent qualification as recognized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) 


Candidates who have completed 10+2 education or graduate level education outside India must produce a certificate of equivalence issued by the Association of Indian Universities 


Candidates must have minimum 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade in graduation

Work experience

Work experience is desirable

Other requirements

Students & working professionals who are not Indian citizens or residing outside India and holding NRE, PIO status will be billed an international fee for respective degrees & may need to submit documents mentioned but not limited to CV, address proof, valid visa, PR card & passport copy as part of the application process

Admission Process

Program registration

Fill in your basic, education & work experience-related details and pay the application fee to register.

Fee payment

Pay the admission fee for the first semester/year or full program.

Document upload

Upload supporting documents & submit your application.

University approval

The university will evaluate your documents to confirm your admission.


We offer flexible payment options that allow students to pay their fees in semester-wise instalments.

Total course fee

USD 3600

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USD 900 each semester

EMI starting USD /month*

*Terms & conditions apply

Total course fee

USD 3600

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Fee per semester

USD 900

*Terms & conditions apply

Financing & Scholarships

Avail easy financing options

We offer easy financing options to help you fund your education, so that cost doesn't become a barrier for you.

Get attractive scholarships

Exclusive scholarships designed for defense personnel, meritorious students, differently-abled people, MAHE alumni, and alumni of degree colleges under Academy of General Education (AGE).

Get a prestigious degree

Globally recognized and widely accepted by governments and organizations, the online degrees offered by Manipal Academy of Higher Education are at par with on-campus degrees and open doors to better professional opportunities.


Meet your faculty

Dr. KP Nandan Prabhu is an Associate Professor and Coordinator for various programs and events. He has over 28 years of work experience in management education and taught more than 15 subjects over a span of 27 years in the area of accounting, finance, and organizational behavior.

Dr. KP Nandan Prabhu

Associate Professsor

Dr. Varun Kumar S G is an Assistant Professor (Selection Grade) at Manipal Institute of Management and currently handles Business statistics courses across three MBA programs. He is the coordinator for the Center for Regional Development, and VSO-MIM, Manipal Academy of Higher Education.

Dr. Varun Kumar S. G.

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade

Mr. Kishore is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Commerce. He handles Business Statistics, Computer Application, and  Purchase & Procurement Management.

Mr. Kishore L

Assistant Professor - Senior Scale

Dr. Pillai teaches MBA students and supervises Ph.D. scholars. He also serves as a member of University Research Protocol Committee in Management and Social Sciences.

Dr. Rajasekharan Pillai K


Dr. Sudarsan is Assistant Professor at the Manipal School of Information Sciences. He teaches Multiple Linear Regression and Logistic Regression, Applied Multivariate Analysis, Probability & Statistical Inferences, and Programming with R & Python.

Mr. Sudarsan N S Acharya

Assistant Professor

Hear from our online learners


Thakur Simran Sunil

Online MSc in Business Analytics

Studying online MSc in Business Analytics is aiding my career transition from aeronautical engineering to full time business analytics. I’ve had a great experience with Online Manipal. The modern curriculum, live classes, faculty and mentorship are helping me in enhancing my knowledge.


Advik Athreya

Online MSc in Business Analytics, MAHE

Coming from an accounting background, I wanted to leverage my knowledge of business analytics in my profession. Today, even the field of commerce uses business analytics tools like Power BI. I wanted to improve my skills in this domain so I can enhance my skills. I chose MAHE’s online program due to flexible learning opportunities. Since I had more time to complete my program compared to an on-campus degree, I can progress at my own pace.   


Joel George

Online MSc in Business Analytics

I have 2 years of work experience in IT as an Application Engineer. Through this program, I hope to expand my knowledge in business analytics and apply it to my current job role. Online Manipal has enabled me to learn at my convenience and the free access to Coursera content has helped me gain industry-relevant skills.


Karthika Nair

Online MSc in Business Analytics

The coursework, graded quizzes, and assignments in the program provide hands-on experience, which can be applied to real-world business problems. I’m confident that this online MSc in business analytics program will equip me with the skills & knowledge required to make informed business decisions. I’m able to connect with students from diverse backgrounds.  

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s online programs? 

After deciding upon the program of your choice, application can be submitted online at

Once you provide the basic details, you can pay your application fee of INR 1500 (non-refundable) and provide necessary education and work experience details. Pay the admission fee for either one semester/year or full program fee.

Alternatively, you can call us at +91-7330 300 600 or email, and we will assist you with the application process.

To complete the admission process, you need to upload relevant documents. Once they are approved by the university, your admission process will be complete.

What are the documents required for the admission into Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s online program? 

The documents required for the admission into Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s online program are:

Proof of identity/address

Indian Students – Aadhaar card  

International Students – Passport  

NRI Students – Passport & Aadhaar Card 

Other documents 

10th and 12th class marksheets 

Graduation mark sheets/ transcript of all semesters  

Degree certificate  

Work experience certificate  


What is the selection process?

  • Complete the application form by paying the application fee of INR 1500 (non-refundable) and filling in your basic details, education details, and work experience.
  • Submit the application by paying the semester fee and uploading documents required to validate your education, work experience, and other details.
  • Upon successful submission, your application for the online program will be evaluated by the Admissions team of Manipal Academy of Higher Education. In case the university requires further clarification on your eligibility documents, you will be intimated via email.
  • You will get to know the status of your admission within 5-7 working days after submitting the application.
    Once a decision is taken on the application, the admissions team will intimate the candidate via email on the status of their admission.

If I am eligible for a scholarship and also pay the entire fee upfront, can I avail both the scholarship and the fee concession (for full payment)?

Yes. All learners who pay the full program fee upfront can avail 5% fee concession on total program fee upon approval. In addition to the fee concession, if a learner is eligible for a scholarship, he/she can avail the same. The scholarship amount will be calculated on the total program fee.

How will scholarships be processed for eligible candidates?

Once a candidate’s scholarship is approved during admission, the scholarship benefit shall be applied as per the below table-

Periodicity of fee payment

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

Semester-wise payment    

1st and 2nd semester scholarship shall be applicable

3rd semester scholarship shall be applicable

4th semester scholarship shall be applicable

Annual payment

1st , 2nd and 3rd semester scholarship shall be applicable

4th semester scholarship shall be applicable

Full fee payment at the beginning of the program

Scholarship applicable for all semesters of the program shall get refunded.




For example- In the case of semester-wise fee payment, Semester-1 scholarship benefit shall be applicable in the subsequent semester ie- scholarship benefit of both Semester 1 & 2 shall be applicable while registering for Semester – 2. Thereafter, from Semester – 3, the current semester scholarship benefit shall be applicable.

If I am funding my fee through a bank loan, can I apply for a fee concession for upfront payment of full program fee?

Learners who arrange for bank loans on their own can avail fee concessions for upfront fee payment. Learners whose loans are facilitated by Online Manipal (including subvention and zero cost EMIs) cannot avail this fee concession. However, they may avail scholarships provided they qualify for them.

*What are the terms & conditions for EMIs and other easy financing options?

*EMI amount mentioned above is applicable for the entire program fee and would need to be paid monthly, for the full duration of the program.

Approval of loans from our loan partners depend on applicants meeting credit norms and submitting required documents. Loan partners may impose other fees and may have additional terms & conditions that must be met by applicants.

For further details on EMIs and other easy financing options, please contact our admission counsellors.

What is the refund policy?

Manipal Academy of Higher Education follows UGC regulations for refund of course fee.

  • 15 days or more, before the formally-notified last date of admission – 100% refund*
  • Less than 15 days before the formally-notified last date of admission – 90% refund
  • 15 days or less, after the formally-notified last date of admission – 80% refund
  • 30 days or less, but more than 15 days after the formally-notified last date of admission – 50% Refund
  • More than 30 days after the formally-notified last date of admission – No Refund

*Please refer to our refund policy for further details.

How are Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s online programs delivered?

In an online program, teaching and learning happens on Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s learning platform. For each course, learners have access to instructionally designed courseware hosted on the Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s learning platform. The courseware is typically a mix of concept videos, reading material, eBooks and quizzes. Learners are expected to watch concept videos, read the learning material, attempt graded quizzes and finally submit assignments.

What is the medium of instruction?

The medium of instruction is English.

Will there be any live lectures/webinars?

In addition to the rich learning resources, learns will also attend live lectures/webinars by Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s faculty members and industry experts, where students can interact directly with the subject matter experts.

How will my academic queries be answered?

The university provides a dedicated course coordinator for each course. Course coordinators can be contacted via Learning portal using  discussion forums. 

When do I get access to Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s learning portal?

After your admission is confirmed by the university, you will get credential to access MAHE learning portal. Students can then start accessing the learning resources and begin their learning journey.

How much time should I dedicate to complete the learning activities?

You are expected to spend at least 15-20 hours per week watching concept videos, reading learning materials, attempting quizzes, participating in discussion topics and attending live webinars (recorded sessions are also made available on Manipal Academy of Higher Education learning portal).

What is the evaluation & assessment pattern?

The assessment system has been conceived, developed and administered on a rigorous and fair basis to bring out the best in students and prepare them for a successful career.

A student’s performance evaluation will be based on both Internal Assessment (IA) and End Term Examination (ETE). The assessment ratio of IA to ETE is 30:70.

Internal assessment is based on learner’s participation in discussion board, performance in assignments, performance in unit wise graded quizzes and percentage of content access.

At the end of each semester, the student is required to appear for the End Term Proctored Online Examination.

A student must score at least 40% in Internal Assessment (IA) to become eligible for End Term Examination (ETE).

A student must score at least 40% term-end examination to be declared as having passed in a subject.

What is the grading pattern?

The university uses 10 Point Grading System – A+ (10), A (9), B (8), C (7), D (6), E (5), F-Fail (0)

What if I fail to clear some papers/subjects?

If you fail to clear any paper/subject in End Term Exam (ETE), you must apply for repeater exams whenever the University conducts by paying a requisite fees/paper.

Are online degrees by Manipal Academy of Higher Education credible and valid?

Yes. Manipal Academy of Higher Education is one of India’s leading academic and research institutes that offers world-class education in diverse streams. It is a NAAC A++ accredited university that has been granted the “Institute of Eminence” status by the government of India. It has been ranked #7 amongst universities in India by NIRF in 2022, #2 amongst private universities in India by the Education World in 2022-23, and #1 top deemed universities in India by Outlook-ICARE in 2022. The university offers 300+ programs across 32 disciplines. The university’s degrees are evaluated by WES for employment or higher studies in US and Canada regions.

Manipal Academy of Higher Education also offers UGC-entitled online degrees and professional certifications that are par with on-campus degrees. Government agencies, corporate organizations, and educational institutions widely recognize and accept Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s online degrees and certificates for jobs and higher education.

What is the duration of online programs?

Minimum duration for post graduate program is two years. However, validity of the program is double the duration i.e., students will be able to complete the program in four years.

Will learners receive placement assistance?

Yes. Online Manipal offers placement assistance to help students with career opportunities upon completion of their programs. The placement cell undertakes initiatives that focus on skill assessment and enhancement of the learners to increase chances of employment.

Will I have access to Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s alumni network?

Yes. Students of the online degree programs will join the Manipal Academy of Higher Education’s alumni network with all associated privileges. As an alumnus, they can interact with peers and build their professional and personal network with professionals from across the globe. They will be given access to the Manipal Academy of Higher Education alumni portal.

Can students take online examinations from any device?

Students can take up online examinations from any desktop/laptop with a Windows Operating System only. The Safe Exam Browser (exam portal) is not compatible with iOS devices.

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Attractive Scholarships

Scholarship category Scholarship discount Eligibility criteria
Indian defense personnel 20% Minimum 2 years’ service in the armed forces.
Divyaang (for persons with disabilities) 20% Candidate must submit certificate of claim as per government norms.
Merit 10% ≥75% (aggregate) at entry level qualification from a recognized board/university.
MAHE / Academy of General Education alumni 15% UG/PG alumni of MAHE / AGE colleges with ≥ 75% (aggregate) at graduation.
Other concessions Discount Eligibility criteria
Fee concession 5% Upfront payment of full program fee

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