MSc in Business Analytics

SAS certification and internship

As a Master of Science in Business Analytics student, you will have the opportunity to complete an internship at SAS Institute. You can also get free certification in their widely used software.

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About SAS Institute

SAS Institute is the world's largest business analytics company with customers in 147 countries. The American-owned enterprise has more than 40 years of experience within the field and over 95% of fortune 500 companies use their software. SAS is no stranger to cooperating with higher education institutions as 26% of their profits are donated to research and education.

Free certification

All master students enrolled in the business analytics programme now have the opportunity to get SAS’s SCYP certification as an extracurricular activity during the two first semesters. Not only will completing this course increase your chances of landing a relevant job once you finish the degree, but obtaining the certification will also make you eligible to apply for an internship at SAS with whom BI now has a contract for 40 placements each academic year.

Internship placements at SAS

Doing an internship at SAS offers you a unique opportunity to work with real clients and get experience in analytics even before graduating. The skills that you will learn are invaluable, as the company’s software and solutions are among the most widespread within the field of business analytics. You will be able to further strengthen your profile through hands-on training in tools and learn more about how to create value for customers.

"The skills BI provides through this master's programme in Business Analytics are in high demand. As the leader in analytics software, we are always looking for talent who will contribute to making organisations data driven. This education enables you to create value with analytics, and also provides an opportunity to change society for a smarter future."

Jørn Seglem

Managing Director at SAS Institute