Digital Innovation

University College Dublin

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
19900 EUR/year
14460 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This Digital Innovation full time Masters at University College Dublin has been designed to enable technologists and future business leaders to manage IT in business and to drive technology-based innovation in a digital society. A part-time format has been especially designed in order to help professionals pursue studies without having to interrupt their career. 


We are living in a golden age of digital innovation. During our lifetimes, an entirely new digital infrastructure has been created. At the same time, new technologies like social media, cloud computing, analytics and big data, wearable devices, 3D printing are transforming every aspect of our personal and professional lives. 

The MSc in Digital Innovation at University College Dublin addresses technology-centric transformation in business and society. It is designed to equip future business and technology leaders with the knowledge and skills to succeed in the digital era. The careful balance of theory and practice within the course prepares graduates to enter the world of digital innovation or, in the case of professionals, progress further in their career. 

Learning outcomes

  • Leadership skills regarding the strategic application of IT for digital innovation
  • The capacity to create and critically assess the business case for ICT deployment
  • In-depth knowledge and managerial insights into systems development methodologies and processes
  • Skills in business process redesign, change management, global sourcing and process modelling
  • Skills in designing and undertaking industry-relevant research projects
  • Ability to be a team player in distributed, cross-cultural, multiple time-zone projects.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Design, Development and Creativity
  • Skills for Business Enquiry
  • Managing Strategy and Innovation in a Digital Era
  • Cultural and Political Perspectives on Managing Technology and Change
  • Outsourcing and Offshoring
  • Implementing Digital Projects
  • Research Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.




90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum second-class honours degree (or equivalent) in any discipline
  • A primary degree with a minimum of three years’ relevant work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19900 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14460 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14460 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Fees Part-Time EU: €7,855
  • Part-Time Non-EU: €9,950 


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