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Master of Science

MSc Artificial Intelligence for Business Online

Stand out from the crowd in an exciting and fast growing career landscape with our new Master’s degree in Artificial Intelligence for Business.

The rapid development and rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) provides a huge opportunity for business innovation across industry, but there is a shortage of AI talent in the commercial world. This business Master’s course will equip you with the knowledge and understanding of Artificial Intelligence. You’ll learn how to propose the right AI tools, and apply them strategically, to provide real world business solutions. Upon completion of this course, you will be a business leader who can leverage AI for innovation and future growth for competitive advantage.

This business Master's degree is available to study on-campus or online as a full-time course (1 year) or with Professional Practice Year (2 years), or part-time (2 years).

Why Online?

Got questions about online study? Our Online Programmes Director, Navdeep Chouhan, answers some frequently asked questions about studying online with us.

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Key Facts

Entry requirements

2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualification(s)

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Entry requirements

Duration options

1 Year Full-Time
2 Years Full-time with Professional Practice Year
2 Years Part-Time

Next start date

September 2024

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You can apply directly with The University of Law Business School to study one of our online courses.


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Course Details

MSc Artificial Intelligence for Business Online

Our online business Master’s degree in Artificial Intelligence for Business is structured with an emphasis on meeting industry needs. As well as developing a deep understanding and appreciation of the foundations of AI and machine learning, we will centre on contemporary business issues including ethics, privacy, security, and risk.

We are focused on your future employability, and you will learn key Artificial Intelligence functions, the benefits of AI in business and AI implementation, alongside the professional skills required to be a strong and effective leader in a data-rich environment. 

Enjoy Flexibility – Studying at our online campus gives you the opportunity to work at your own pace and around your other commitments, within given deadlines, and at your preferred time of day, with the benefit of our expertise, experience and employability focus.

Our programmes will save you the time and money on commuting to and from campus and allow you to study anywhere, across devices, however you can be reassured that the course won’t be compromised on quality or be less demanding than our on campus courses.

NEW MSc Artificial Intelligence for Business Online with Professional Practice

This course is offered as a 2-year full-time business Master’s programme. Sharing the first year of study with the 1-year MSc Artificial Intelligence for Business Online, the 2-year programme benefits from a second year of Professional Practice that is specifically aimed at fostering the employment opportunities of students.

Offering greater flexibility than a traditional Placement Year, our Professional Practice Year allows you to decide how to put your skills into practice. Choose between an academic dissertation, business plan, business or consultancy project, or a paid placement in industry, depending on the option that is best suited to your future career path. Apply now

Why study a Business Master’s degree with us?

  • A professional Careers and Employability Service: from day one to beyond graduation, we'll help you become more employable with support from our expert employability service and careers advisers.
  • Professional Development: you'll have the opportunity to benefit from our 1:1 professional coaching each semester and be encouraged to submit a personal development plan (PDP) tailored to your career goals and unique skills. Your professional development is built-in to all of our course modules to ensure you continuously increase your work-place skills as you study, and we offer a whole range of professional development support.
  • Quality of teaching: you'll work on real-life case studies, taught by business specialists with industry expertise in business analytics.
  • Help to support your tuition fees: we have business scholarships and bursaries and can guide you on postgraduate fees and funding.
  • Amount of support: our range of student advisors and academic coaches, support apps and student support services help our domestic and international students.
  • Flexible course format: study full-time, part-time, on-campus or 100% online with a learning model that encourages independent and deep learning, shared modules for greater networking and clear time demands.

Should you be unable to complete the full programme, you may still be awarded a Diploma or Certificate depending on terms completed.

Upcoming Application Deadlines

The application deadlines for our September 2024 intake are as follows:

  • International students applying outside the UK requiring a Student Route Visa: Monday 29th July 2024
  • International students applying within the UK requiring a Student Route Visa: Monday 9th September 2024
  • Domestic students: Friday 4th October 2024

Course Structure

  • Global Business Strategy
  • Artificial Intelligence Technology and Development
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership and Management
  • Innovation Management in a Digital Age
  • Artificial Intelligence, Innovation and Transformation
  • New Business Models Based on Artificial Intelligence
  • Success Through Business Ethics
  • Project Planning and Implementation
  • Data and Decision Making
  • Leadership Mindset
  • Business Simulation
  • Contemporary Issues in Business

Course Start Dates

  • MSc Artificial Intelligence for Business
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Artificial Intelligence for Business
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online
  • MSc Artificial Intelligence for Business
    • Full-time: Online
    • Part-time: Online

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Course requirements

The course demands show you the requirements, prior knowledge and commitments our course will involve.

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Study On Campus

You can also study this course at one of our campuses across the UK. If you’re looking for a more traditional university experience, why not consider studying on campus?

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Course Information


To get a full picture of how studying this course works during the year, take a look at our course date breakdown.



You will be assessed formally through a mix of individual assignments, group work and Dissertation/Project work.

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Students will study for one year full-time or two years part-time, divided into three semesters of 13 weeks. Typically, full-time students will study 4 modules per semester and part-time students will study 2 modules per semester.

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We care about your career, which is why we offer support with job applications and other work experience opportunities as soon as you accept your place.

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Fees and Applying


You can apply for this course directly with The University of Law.

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2024/25 Course Fee (for courses starting on or after 1 July 2024)

Online: £11,300 (or £10,550 for those eligible for our £750 International Bursary*)

2 Year Programme with Professional Practice
Online: £12,450 (or £11,700 for those eligible for our £750 International Bursary*)

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By studying a Master's degree you could be eligible for a Postgraduate Loan.

If you’re a ULaw alumnus, you may be eligible to receive our £1000 Academic Master's Alumni Discount.

We also have a range of scholarships and bursaries available to help you invest in your future.



We have students from over 120 different countries throughout our campuses, with a dedicated team to help international students.

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