Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis - Exam Only

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What Will I Learn?

Understand the role and responsibilities of a Business Analyst
Gain an overall understanding of strategy analysis
Understand business systems and business process modeling
Gain a thorough understanding of stakeholder analysis
Learn to employ investigation and modelling techniques
Understand requirements engineering


Business analysis is a vital part of every business. The most popular strategies are assessing business needs, defining areas for process improvement and organisational change, strategic planning and developing different policies that can move an organisation to a better future. An organisation can leverage business analysis by defining and introducing realistic improvements to attain its strategic objectives. The essence of change may be strategic or systemic, requiring often changing different policies and procedures within a company in order to perform better in the market.

Plan your professional BSC BA journey with BCS and obtain a globally recognised certification. By understanding the current market situation, companies can develop their strategic analysis and technological capabilities with the support of business analysis. This helps them recognise where they are positioned relative to competitors in the market.

This certificate in business analysis will allow you to quickly recognise challenges and opportunities. It will give you a greater understanding of the workplace, its employees and customers. At the end of this Business Foundation exam, you will become competent and gain an in-depth understanding of the skills needed to perform a business analyst’s role.

This exam is awarded by the British Computer Society (BSC) The Chartered Institute for IT) BSC is a Professional Awarding Body in the UK and will show employers that you have achieved the globally-recognised benchmark in relevant skills and competence.

Why Choose Global Edulink?

Online education has become a popular way to earn a professional qualification while balancing family and professional duties. Our courses are delivered by an expert tutor on the subject and are comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, quality video materials, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through an online platform with 24×7 access. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, and affordable and will build on existing expertise to jump-start your career from the comfort of your own home. You will also be eligible for TOTUM discount card, which will give you access to fantastic discounts. You will receive excellent customer support and guidance to build your confidence and secure your qualification.

If you want one-on-one sessions in a real classroom, visit our Business Analysis Foundation Classroom Course page.

  • Who is this exam aimed at?
  • Entry Requirements
  • Method of Assessment
  • Exam Details
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Progression and Career Path
  • Business analysts
  • Product managers
  • Project managers
  • Market analysts
  • Project coordinators
  • Management trainees
  • Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background is recommended

Certification is achieved by the successful completion of the online examination.

Note: Official exam Vouchers can be requested/ booked when you are ready to take your Exam. (Exam vouchers will be given upon full payment).

  • Duration: 1 hour 
  • Computer based exam
  • Multiple choice
  • Closed book
  • Pass mark: 65%

Those who successfully complete the exam will be awarded the Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis.

The British Computer Society is a well-recognised professional body that represents those working in the fields of information technology and computer science, both in the UK and internationally.

This certificate will improve your candidature for a number of job roles in the corporate world. You can also take this certificate as a foundation to study further in the subject or to demand for a salary increment or job promotion from your employer. Below mentioned are some of the job roles this certificate will help you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to

  • Business Analyst – Up to £44k per annum
  • Business Insight and Analytics Manager – Up to £68k per annum
  • Change Analyst – Up to £43k per annum
  • Business Consultant – Up to £67k per annum
  • Financial Consultant – Up to £63k per annum

Course Curriculum

Mock Exam
Exam: Foundation Certificate in Business Analysis 00:40:00
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BCS Business Analysis Practice – Exam Booking Form

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    Dillon Cooper

    February 25, 2021
    Passed the exam

    I was able to take the official exam in the Business Analysis Foundation Certificate and pass it successfully. I’m very pleased with the outcome.

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    Caden Baxter

    January 12, 2021
    Improve your opportunities

    I was able to take this exam from the comfort of my home, and it has helped improve my opportunities. I look forward to the next step of my career.

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    Erin Wells

    December 22, 2020
    Recognised qualification

    I took this exam in order to achieve a recognised qualification. As one of the most popular fields, this certification will certainly come in useful to fulful my ambitions.

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    Oakley Green

    November 23, 2020

    Thank you – I completed the exam with flying colours.

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