Why do a Dual Degree?

IE offers you the flexibility to customize your education based on your specific interests and career aspirations through a Dual Degree program. With top postgraduate programs across several disciplines, Dual Degrees at IE go beyond and prepare you to become a leader who can bring about needed change from big-picture-perspectives in order to be the most effective contributor in your chosen profession.

With a Dual Degree, you are proactively positioning yourself to stand on the threshold of two worlds, demonstrating a capacity for multiple lines of thinking, problem solving, and framing that will help you to have a measurable impact on your ability to make a contribution in your future profession.

Graduating from a Dual Degree can offer you a competitive differentiation and the opportunity to display a sharp focus and an airtight commitment to two fields of study, as well as a clear understanding of your career goals and the desire to be one of the leading contributors in your chosen industry and function.

Advantages of doing a Dual Degree include:

Versatility & Flexibility

Highlight your ability to take on different projects as you are not limited to one field alone, which will help you to have a bigger contribution as an employee


  • Improve your short and long-term career flexibility in an ever-changing job market that can see old employment opportunities disappear and new ones suddenly pop-up
  • Place yourself on a possible fast-track in your chosen function based on the management knowledge that is an important aspect in connection with future promotions for high level responsibly positions
  • Maximize your postgraduate experience by acquiring a range of managerial skills and field-specific knowledge, since employers usually allow candidates to pursue a company-subsidized degree of two years
  • Boost your leverage potential when it comes to negotiating future salaries based on your diversified skill-set


Increase your network of expert classmates and professors as much as your chances of meeting current and future CEOs, CFOs, CMOs, and business partners, as well as mentors and investors that can connect you with job opportunities

Dual Degree Master in International Relations & LLM in International Business Law

By completing the Master in International Relations & LLM in International Business Law Dual Degree, you will become an outstanding professional who combine a solid global affairs foundation with a comprehensive legal perspective. At IE we train our students not only to become experts in the field of Business Law, but also conscientious international-oriented leaders who have the necessary skills to manage global operations and challenges with a more sustainable business approach.

In 18 months, the MIR-IBL Dual Degree will help you to differentiate yourself and make significant impacts in the corporate and legal world.