Why do a Dual Degree?

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. Some advantages of doing a Dual Degree include:

Advantages of doing a Dual Degree include:

Versatility and 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

Who is a Dual Degree for?

Dual Degrees at IE are suitable for highly motivated students that have clear career plans and want to build a stronger skill-set in a specific area while developing the leadership and management skills that will enable them to do more with their specialized knowledge.

Master in Management + Master in Visual and Digital Media

The language of the 21st century is without doubt a visual and digital one: individuals and organizations increasingly communicate, think, invent and represent reality via the creation of innovative visual and digital media content. Fields like advertising, branding, marketing, design, film, video, photography, publishing, and television all need skilled visual and digital media professionals with managerial capabilities. These industries also offer some of the most exciting and creative employment opportunities in today’s job market.

If you want to bridge the gap between business and creativity and learn how to conceive, develop, execute, manage, and evaluate all kinds of visual and digital media projects from start to finish, the Dual Degree Master in Management + Master in Visual and Digital Media is the right choice for you. In less than two years, this combined program will prepare you as a director to translate intangible concepts into real visual and digital products that will truly make a difference in the market.