Master in Digital Transformation Leadership


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Program Description

Lead the change that is transforming entire organizations into digital ecosystems.

The rise of digital technologies has accelerated business disruptions in any industry, generating huge opportunities driven by innovation.

Leading digital transformation requires a good understanding of the disruptive technologies but also the ability to manage change and uncertainty generated by the digital revolution itself.

This is not just about implementing technology and innovation, but also making the needed changes in the organization to drive transformation through new strategic initiatives. To achieve this goal, corporations need leaders able to shape the digital future with interdisciplinary skills such as:

  • Business strategy
  • Organization change management
  • Innovation-based opportunities

What will you learn?

You will focus on business strategy, on how to manage digital projects, how to make data-driven decisions, how to lead complexity in digital environments, how to manage change and diversity in an organization, and how to drive business innovation.

During the Master in Digital Transformation Leadership, you will get a deep understanding of emerging technologies and you will understand how to manage winning business strategies in a digital world.

This program will allow you to lead digital transformation by:

  • Identifying the major drivers of digital transformation in your industry,
  • Discovering innovation capabilities to manage knowledge, generate insights and maximize business value in the digital economy,
  • And changing management necessary for the organization to support the digital-ready business.

The skills you will learn will qualify you for a diverse range of job roles across any industry immersed in the digital transformation.

Program details

  • Full-Time Program
  • Barcelona
  • 9 Months
  • English
  • Awarded by BTS and the University of Barcelona
  • Starts in October 2020
  • Professional Experience
  • 60 ECTs
  • Available on-campus


Project-based learning

  • Digital Transformation
  • Agile
  • Digital Marketing
  • Modern Finances & Budgeting
  • Legal Tech
  • Disruptive Technologies
  • Innovation & Creative Technology
  • Data-driven Business
  • Cyber Security
  • Digital Talent and Culture
  • Management and Leadership
  • Change Management
  • Lean Management
  • Advanced IT Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Project


Academic Board

  • Highly qualified instructors and well-known professionals


  • Inspire your own projects and new disruptive digital business

Project Mentors

  • Real & experienced professionals will mentor your digital projects

Digital Labs R+D+I

  • Digital Labs & innovation projects exposure


  • Ensures academic accreditation, quality, and certification

Career Mentors

  • Get professional orientation for your digital career

Digital Companies

  • Visit and learn from the tech leaders


Student diversity groups at BTS reflect the industry's need for talent.

International diversity

Be among the best international talent coming from all over the world.

Digital projects, due to its scalability, become global projects that impact all kinds of regions and cultures. International Teams are now crucial to ensure we are covering the multicultural user needs.

Gender diversity

BTS is over the average of the digital industry in gender diversity.

We understand the importance of having a balanced ratio of women in tech and that’s why 45% of BTS students are part of this gender.

Background diversity

We welcome students with tech and with a business background.

Digital transformation is changing entire sectors that need talent ready to lead new digital projects.

To understand and detect opportunities in this new economy, you have to develop tech skills but also generate business links that permit you to build innovative projects.

Professional Experiences

The Tech industry is exploding and the key digital companies need your talent. Barcelona Technology School connects your career with the digital industry while brings you the most demanded digital knowledge & skills.

Program Fees

The program includes

  • Awarded by the University of Barcelona. Ranked the first university in Spain.
  • Admission process feedback after 24/48 hours of submission of application.
  • High-quality instruction & reduced groups of students per class.
  • Full Health Coverage Insurance.
  • Connection with the Digital Industry.
  • Beach & sports club. Free access of 24.000 m2 of social and sports installation located on the beachfront of Barcelona.

Program Fees

  • On-campus: 17.000€

How to Apply

If you are passionate about Digital Transformation in companies and you would like to develop the best digital skills and have a master's experience in Barcelona, we just need from you:

  1. Application Form. Fill the application form.
  2. Motivation letter & CV. You must send to the admissions office the application form, your CV as well as a motivation letter explaining how you think the digital industry will be in the next five years and how you could contribute to the digital transformation.
  3. Assessment. Our admission officers, as well as the director of the program, will analyze your candidature and if you meet the profile of Barcelona Technology School, we will call you to have a chat.
Last updated Jun 2020

About the School

Barcelona Technology School is a leading education project that empowers the next professionals who will transform the digital industry. BTS is made of talent, a Team of people that want to inspire an ... Read More

Barcelona Technology School is a leading education project that empowers the next professionals who will transform the digital industry. BTS is made of talent, a Team of people that want to inspire and help you to generate digital impact. From the strategic advisory board to the staff of professors and former students. Read less