WHY CHOOSE A DUAL DEGREE? The best way to combine your professional career and higher education goals

Why a Dual Degree

What can a Dual Degree do for you?

Completing a Dual Degree means establishing the foundation for an inspiring and enriching career. These programs are for passionate students who see the world differently. They’ll open your eyes to the intricate connections between different disciplines and sectors.

Whichever program you choose, you’ll develop expertise in multiple fields and gain experience in different environments, all while undertaking a challenging course of study.

IE is one of the only institutions in the world to offer the unique opportunity to complete two specialized programs in less than two years. Our Dual Degrees are one of a kind; each one creatively combines contrasting disciplines, constructing new perspectives on the professional world and training you to truly stand out from your peers. It positions you at the border of two worlds, and teaches you to structure your thinking in diverse ways.

Dual Degree students have the flexibility to apply their critical thinking and problem solving skills to distinct environments. They graduate with a versatile set of skills that lets them easily transition into different sectors, applying academic learning to real-world situations. In addition to making valuable contributions to their sectors, they’re able to expand their networks by interacting and exchanging ideas with students and professionals from various backgrounds. In other words, a Dual Degree from IE is more than just an education—it’s a launch pad into the future.

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The top 5 reasons to choose a Dual Degree

Boost your career to the next level: An experience of high impact on your professional development.

Complete two degrees in under two years

Optimize your productivity; use your time efficiently by earning two master’s degrees at once.

Double your professional network

Join a diverse community of individuals who will encourage and inspire you as you take your career to new heights.

Prepare yourself for success

Obtaining two degrees means opening the door to two totally different sectors with endless professional opportunities.

Stand out from the crowd

Having two master’s degrees will show future employers that you’re hardworking, motivated and ambitious. It’s proof that you’re a cut above the rest.

Extend your IE experience

Get the chance to enjoy the beauty and charm of Madrid, and take this opportunity to fully immerse yourself in the Spanish language and culture.

Find the Dual Degree that’s right for you

Boost your career to the next level: An experience of high impact on your professional development.

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