Digital Business Engineering, M.Sc. | University of Antwerp | Antwerpen, Belgium
M.Sc. On Campus

Digital Business Engineering

24 months
5800 EUR/year
979 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Digital technologies have led to new managerial opportunities and challenges: new business models, products, questions about ethics and sustainability. Almost all corporate activities nowadays depend heavily on efficient information technology. Many of the fastest growing new businesses are purely digital. Learn more with the Digital Business Engineering programme at University of Antwerp.


So do you want to learn everything there is to know about economics, business and information technology ? Always the one to come up with innovative solutions to complex problems? If so, you have the perfect profile to become a digital business engineer. With this degree, you will embody the ever-growing synergy between IT innovation and business economics, allowing you to function optimally in these fast-changing digital environments. 

In this Digital Business Engineering programme at University of Antwerp, you will 

  • acquire a solid foundation in economics, business administration and information technology,
  • combine knowledge on the development and management of information systems with the study of important domains of digital innovation, such as artificial intelligence, data mining and data engineering.

​Build your future

Thanks to their unique combination of skills, our graduates take up key roles in the shaping of digital innovation and the managing of business transformation. They are highly sought-after profiles in the job market and in most cases, our final-year students have already signed a contract before they even graduated. 

Over the past ten years, 98,5% of our students from the Dutch equivalent programme found a job within 6 months after graduation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Digital strategy and governance
  • Strategic management
  • Digital innovation
  • Data science and ethics
  • Innovation management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
160 (verbal)
160 (quantitative)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who have not obtained a diploma in Belgium, the Netherlands or Luxembourg should submit an application for screening through Mobility Online. Applications open on December 1 of the academic year preceding enrollment.
  • Students who do not qualify for direct admission should submit an application for screening. Eligibility is determined by the board of admissions based on the student’s Bachelor’s degree, their academic background, the obtained study results and their language proficiency. For international students, a GMAT or GRE may be required.
  • If your degree was not issued by a recognized educational institution in Belgium, the Netherlands or Luxembourg, you will have to provide evidence of your proficiency in English. 
  • Unless exempted, applicants should include GMAT or GRE test results in the application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5800 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    979 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 979 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Antwerpen

787 - 1230 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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