Digital Business Engineering

Master in Digital Business Engineering

Innovation in today’s complex economy

Over the years, digital technologies have led to new managerial opportunities and challenges: new business models, products, questions about ethics and sustainability, etc. Almost all corporate activities nowadays depend heavily on efficient information technology. Many of the fastest growing new businesses are purely digital. 

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. 

Interdisciplinary programme

In this two-year English Master’s programme (120 ECTS credits), 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.

A day in the life of our students

​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.

5 reasons to study in Antwerp

Rankings and accreditations

  1. The faculty’s AACSB, EQUIS and EFMD-programme accreditations illustrate our high-quality teaching. 
  2. The university scores really well in Young University Rankings, obtaining a 7th place in the Times Higher Education Young University Ranking 2022. On a global scale, the university ranks 131rd in the Times Higher Education 2023 and 280rd in QS World Ranking 2023.