Dual Degree International MBA + Master in Cybersecurity - The Program

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This Dual Degree combines IE Business School’s flagship postgraduate program with a cutting-edge program from IE School of Human Sciences and Technology. In just 19 months, students will acquire a 360o perspective of the fundamentals of management in today’s globalized world, matched with an in-depth look at how to protect organizations’ most valuable assets and infrastructures through the design of effective cybersecurity strategies.

Students will begin this Dual Degree by focusing on the International MBA, diving into essential business fundamentals through subjects including managerial economics, accounting, operations and corporate finance. The program is highly customizable, and students can decide on what shape their academic journey will take by choosing from labs and other immersion experiences. If you choose the IMBA, you’ll be in the driver’s seat of your own education, while still reaping the rewards of IE’s unmatched academic teaching and resources.

After completing the IMBA, you’ll move on to the Master in Cybersecurity. This part of the program focus on important topics including risk management, how to manage security threats and cyber intelligence. In addition, you’ll be able to put your learning to the test by designing cybersecurity strategies as a team and working on real-life cyber challenges. After graduating from this rigorous program, you’ll be well placed to take your next career step having proved yourself as a versatile, fully-rounded professional ready to become a changemaker in the field of cybersecurity.


Your academic journey

19 Months


January to June

June to July

October to July

6 Months

2 Months

10 Months






International MBA Core

International MBA Lab

Master in Cybersecurity


The total tuition for this Dual Degree is 90.300 euros*. IE uses a rolling admissions process; therefore, there is no single application deadline. However, we recommend applying early given the limited number of places in the program.

The fee includes the following:

• All expenses related to academic learning, including: Access to relevant technology, multimedia learning tools, conferences, access to physical and digital library resources and access to the various IE Centers of Excellence.

• A contribution to IE Foundation, a not-for-profit organization which supports students during and after the program.

Please bear in mind that the tuition fee does not include the admissions fee that amounts to 125€. This amount is not refundable and cannot be deduced from the cost of the program. Admission to the program is valid for two successive intakes.

*Tuition fees are reviewed annually and are subject to change.

The Faculty

Ranging from a diverse number of nationalities and backgrounds, our faculty is made up of practitioners, entrepreneurs, executives, academic experts and even authors published in top journals who are completely accessible to students, guiding them in the path to accomplish their goals.

Explore each program

This dual degree is a combination of the two following programs. Explore their websites for more details.

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  • Cybersecurity shortage is a complex issue that we all must approach from an educational perspective. High-level education is fundamental in training the next generation of cybersecurity professionals. We rely on HST’s Master in Cybersecurity to provide great talent.

    Julio San José Sánchez

    Partner, Cybersecurity & IT Risk Transformation at Ernst & Young

Dual Degrees Team


Dual Degree Team

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