• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
  • English


Throughout the degree, emphasis is laid on familiarizing students with the possibilities and limitations of ICT and the opportunities offered by ICT in the context of an organization, as well as achieving its strategic goals. The curriculum deepens the insights from the Bachelor's degree and focuses especially on realizing a scientific attitude. The degree especially aims to deliver students who are true ICT professionals.

By the end of the degree, students have acquired:

  • a deepened knowledge of information systems engineering and a deepened insight in all of its economic, organizational and social aspects, especially through a substantial education of business economics;
  • a solid mathematical/technical background;
  • the possibility to analyze the needs of companies in the field of ICT applications and to develop, build and implement new systems;
  • the capacity to formulate research questions, describe research paths, gather information and analyze and interpret the obtained data.
The Business and Information Systems Engineering programme is offered at KU Leuven.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Database Management and Content Management
  • Applied Operations Research and Statistics
  • Software Architectures for Collaborative Systems
  • Philosophy and Ethics
  • ICT Service Management
  • Energy Technology & Energy Economy
  • Architecture and Modelling of Management Information Systems
  • Knowledge Management and Business Intelligence
  • Fiscal Law and Law on Collective Labour Agreements
  • Management Control and Cost Management
  • Quality Management
  • Strategic Management
For more info please visit the program website.

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English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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Academic Requirements

  • Bachelor of Business and Information Systems Engineering (Leuven)

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1750 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    907 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 907 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Leuven

  • 810 - 1280 EUR/month
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