Skip to content High contrast mode
Logo of Estonian Business School

MBAManagement in Digital Society

Tuition fee €2,900 per semester

NB! Non EU applicants must pay one year tuition fee 5800€ in one part.

Application fee €120 one-time

Application fee is non-refundable. Application documents will be processed only after application fee is received.

EU candidates & following countries (Turkey, Russia, Georgia, Ukraine, Belarus) are excempt from the application fee.

More information 


In strong collaboration with the industry and the public sector you will learn and experience how digital transformation initiatives are created, developed and managed; how it has changed the nature of how businesses and organisations operate and create value to stakeholders in new reality.

Management in Digital Society MBA is a master’s programme that aims:

  • To give managers, specialists and consultants knowledge and skills in corporate and organisation management in a digitalizing society.
  • To simplify the development of new business and digital technologies and their implementation in the main operations of a company or organisation.
  • To experience the implementation of the acquired competences on a real-life digital transformation project in collaboration with industry.
  • To enable the programme participants to create an international network between students, companies and organisations.
  • To support the development of digital and business technology management competences in companies and organisations.

We expect managers, area managers and specialists in companies and public organisations, consultants to take part of the studies.

Study methodology:

  • Combined study methods integrating individual studies (e.g. work with data), group-based studies (teamwork projects) and e-studies (assisted by e-study platforms).
  • The acquisition of key competences is based on the acquisition of skills transferred in small groups.
  • Development and management of digitalization-related projects in interdisciplinary and multicultural teams in cooperation with companies and organisations.

Programme structure

Module I – Digital Society:
Digitalisation: Society, Organisations, People 6
Managing Change in Digital Era 6
Legal Issues in Digital Era 3 *
Ethics and Sustainability in Digital Age 3 *
Practical assignment: Consulting Project in Teams on Digital Transformation

Module II Digital Transformation and Business Development:
Project Management and Data Visualisation 6
Business Development Methods and Tools 6
Strategic Communication 3 *
Negotiations 3 *

Module III Business Processes and Technologies:
Business Processes and Digitalisation 6
Emerging Technologies for Business 6
Lab: Enterprise under Cyber-attack. Threats, Plans, Decisions 3 *
Digital Platfroms 3 *

Module IV Organisational Development and Leadership:
Organisational Development and Design 6
Leadership and Personal Development 6
Coaching 3 *
Diverse Global Teams 3 *

Module V Data Analytics and Decision Making:
Big Data Modeling and Management Systems 6
Business Applications of Technologies 6
Business Analytics 3 *
Analysis of Consumer Behaviour 3 *

Module VI Performance Management and Financial Analysis:
Financial and Managerial Accounting 6
Managerial Finance 6
Automation in Finance and Accounting 3 *
Enterprise Risk Management 3 *

Module VII Strategic and Innovation Management:
Strategic Management 6
Design Thinking and Innovation 6
Business Model Innovation 3 *
Strategic Performance Management 3 *

Module VIII Graduation Project:
Project Seminars
Master Thesis: Digital Transformation Project 15

Student chooses one of the marked courses per module. One module is 15 ECTS.

Apply now! Fall semester 2019/20
Application period has ended
Application round for MBA Management in Digital Society program for 2019/2020 is closed. All the applicants have an opporunity to apply for MBA in Management with concentrations 2-year program.
Studies commence
Aug 15, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States