So, You Want to Work in Business Analytics| MBAN, MiMA, and MIBA

Learn how to master data-driven leadership in a global context. Dive into real-world challenges and gain critical knowledge throughout our MBAN, MiMA, and MIBA programs.

January 18, 2023 | 12:30 PM

30 minutes

Eastern Standard Timezone (EST)

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Learn business analytics by doing it

Develop the skills to become a data-driven business leader in a complex global environment. Dive into the world of data analysis, forecasting, prescription, and optimization while you work in parallel to hone your collaboration and communication skills as well as gaining critical business knowledge to maximise your impact. Work in cross-cultural teams and gain a global perspective as you tackle real-world business challenges that are integrated into your entire program.

Key skills developed

  • Descriptive & Prescriptive Analytics

  • Machine Learning & Optimization

  • Data Visualization

  • Storytelling & Effective Communication

  • Leading with Data

  • Measuring Results

Core program & electives

Your core program is made up of three modules, each culminating in a real-world business challenge.

Module 1

Data Fundamentals

Dive into the world of data—get the fundamentals covered, from SQL to Python, while you work in parallel to hone your soft skills and critical business knowledge.

  • Business Challenge #1: Coding Challenge

Module 2

Data Mastery

Take your data acumen up a notch as you begin to master algorithms and visualization techniques in practical challenges as you develop your all-round business skills.

  • Business Challenge #2: AI Challenge

Module 3

Data Impact

Focus on data optimization for business applications and machine learning alongside leadership and influence skills, before applying everything you’ve learned in your final Business Challenge.

  • Business Challenge #3: Impact Challenge

Design your own degree

On completion of your core program, you’ll tailor your degree to your individual interests and goals with electives. Choose from a wide range of elective courses or specialize in a certain discipline with predefined specialization modules.

Download our brochure to read more from our students about their Hult experience.

Thomas Kurnicki

Thomas Kurnicki is a data and investment market risk consultant. He’s worked at Fortune 500 companies such as Wells Fargo and CBRE in San Francisco and has co-founded two companies in his native Poland.

Thomas specializes in data science and business statistics and is focused on implementing quantitative solutions in the investment management industry. He’s passionate about implementing data-focused projects in fields and industries that are on the verge of technological disruption.

Thomas has two master’s degrees, from Hult International Business School and Warsaw University in Poland, has published multiple research papers, and is currently writing his next book on programming concepts in data science.

At Hult, Thomas teaches core courses for the Master’s in Business Analytics program and electives focusing on subjects related to data science and programming.

Thomas Kurnicki

A Business School for Those Made to Do


For Those Made to Do

About Hult

More than a non-profit business school, Hult is a dynamic multicultural community that educates, inspires, and connects some of the world’s most forward-thinking business talent. We flip the traditional approach to education by using learning-by-doing experiences to transform students' skillset, from the moment they join us, into that of an exceptional businessperson, from the moment they graduate.

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