MBArch Blended

Business for Architecture and Design

15 months
27000 EUR/year
27000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Business for Architecture and Design MBArch programme offered at IE University trains professionals for a future that does not differentiate between business and design, not between physical and digital, and in which action, collaboration and multidisciplinarity are the rule.


Study Business for Architecture and Design at IE University

Architects and designers stand out as creative and analytical thinkers, that can contribute with powerful solutions to some of the complex problems of our time. But developing this potential in full, requires a vision and a set of skills that go far beyond their realm. Impact in spatial design implies understanding how economy works, how companies create and manage value through ideas, people and processes, how industry problems can be transformed into business opportunities, how clients and companies engage with each other, or how technology and innovation can empower organizations.

The Business for Architecture and Design MBArch programme offered at IE University is a unique learning experience where design professionals expand their core capacities with management, entrepreneurship and innovation expertise, preparing themselves to become the creative leaders of the future.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economical Environment
  • Strategic Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Project Management
  • Cost Management
  • Value Creation Through Design
  • Design in the Digital Era
  • Technology Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Rolling admissions





Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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

  • Bachelor degree from an accredited university
  • Official university transcripts (certified translation into English or Spanish)
  • 1 page CV/Resume
  • 1 personal statement
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Photocopy of current passport
  • Passport size picture
  • Application fee: 150€ (fee is not refundable)
  • Optional portfolio or graphic sample of your work, contained in a PDF format of 5 pages (maximum file size of 15 MB)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    27000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27000 EUR per year during 15 months.
  • EU/EEA

    27000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27000 EUR per year during 15 months.

Living costs for Madrid

745 - 1260 EUR /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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