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Digital Business (Business Administration)

12 months
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17295 EUR/year
2168 EUR/year
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About

In the Digital Business (Business Administration) programme of the University of Amsterdam, you dive into the opportunities and challenges of IT innovations and their impact on organisations and businesses. This track is one of 9 tracks you can opt for in our Master's in Business Administration.

Overview

Become a leader in digital transformation

From blockchain to artificial intelligence, and from platform business models to IT disruptions, digital business cuts across all functions and disciplines – radically challenging and changing how we work, compete, cooperate, buy, sell and create value. How can organisations succeed in this new digital economy?

The Digital Business (Business Administration) programme of the University of Amsterdam will help you become a proactive leader in the ongoing digital transformation. How? By obtaining a deep understanding of the theories, strategies and techniques of digital business and at the same time gaining hands-on experience with leading methods and tools used in the field. This multifaceted track provides you with all the things you need to bridge the gap between business and IT.

If you embrace change, are analytically strong and technologically curious, this track is for you.

Career prospects

Graduates of the Master's in Business Administration/Digital Business track have excellent job prospects for positions as consultants, product owners, data science professionals, or other positions where IT and business meet.

Examples of positions that recent alumni hold:

  • Senior Digital Consultant, KPMG, Melbourne, Australia
  • Blockchain consultant, IBM, Amsterdam
  • Digital Innovator, RCKT, Berlin
  • Cloud Advisory Manager, Accenture, Ireland
  • Founder at Infloat Token Consultants, Amsterdam

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theories of Digital Business
  • Business Seminar and Professional Skills
  • Data Science for Business
  • Digital Transformation and Strategic Innovation
  • Theories of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Theories of International Business

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
152 (quantitative)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
560

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An academic Bachelor's degree (BSc or BA) in (International) Business Administration or related
  • Quantitative research oriented courses (intermediate/advanced) must be included in the Bachelor's curriculum up to an equivalent of a minimum of 10 ECTS
  • Applicants must also have completed intermediate/advanced business courses in at least 2 of the following fields: strategy, international management, organisation, marketing, leadership, entrepreneurship or organisational psychology up to an equivalent of a minimum of 15 ECTS
  • English language proficiency
  • GRE or GMAT scores
  • Upload a motivation letter and show personal initiative

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17295 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17295 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2168 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 2168 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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