M.Sc. On Campus

Digital Business

University of Southampton

12 months
25000 GBP/year
13000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Digital Business MSc course offered by the University of Southampton will give you vital insights into the digital economy. You'll explore the latest business strategies and technology, informed by our academics' research. This course is well suited for students who would like to create their own digital business or advance their careers in tech companies.


Course Details

Platforms like Uber and Airbnb, along with new and emerging technology, have changed the way we do business.

This Digital Business MSc course offered by the University of Southampton will explore these new innovations and business strategies. You'll learn how to create a successful digital start-up, and help organisations adopt digital technology.

You'll focus on operational and technical aspects of the digital economy and study topics like:

  • digital business
  • web applications
  • digitally enabled venture strategies
  • entrepreneurship

You can also specialise your studies with optional modules that fit your academic and professional profile, interests and career goals.

The programme will give you all the knowledge and practical skills that employers look for. We use novel and unique modules taught by Southampton Business School.

We welcome applicants from a range of academic and professional backgrounds. The University of Southampton is a world leader in business studies, with students from across the world choosing to study with us.

Career Opportunities

You’ll have many career prospects from studying this master’s degree in digital business. Graduates are employed in private, public and third sector organisations in many industries, such as: 

  • services 
  • retail 
  • consultancy 
  • digital businesses 

Other possible next steps include working for a digital consultancy, joining an industry research team or continuing your studies at PhD level. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Current Trends in Strategy and Innovation Management
  • Digital Business
  • Digital Entrepreneurship
  • Managing Digital Design & Web Development
  • Advanced Digital Communications
  • Corporate Finance
  • Digital Business and Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Systems Management and Strategy
  • Information Systems and Digital Technologies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You’ll need a 2:1 degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

EU and international students pay £25,000.

Living costs for Southampton

697 - 1093 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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