New world, new careers, new education. Our goal is to train the next generation of change-makers through programs taught by leading industry professionals who thoroughly understand the power of technology and data.

The School

HST is one of the five schools within IE University that together share our lively campuses in Madrid and Segovia, as well as the myriad benefits available to all students including Campus Life, Talent & Careers, and access to our extensive alumni network. We identify and design educational programs that meet the needs of companies today, keeping students ahead of the dynamics of the new economy.

 

SPARK INNOVATION

Digital Tech and Data Science for Business

Today’s digital world calls for sharp tech experts to spark digital innovation. No matter the role, company or sector, tech gurus are in high demand. Learn how to use technology to transform business and boost your career potential in the new world of work.

COMBINE DATA AND TECH TO DRIVE RADICAL IMPROVEMENTS IN BUSINESS PERFORMANCE.

Data science, AI, bots, IoT, blockchain, virtual and augmented reality, robotics and digital technologies are within arm’s reach.

WHY DATA AND TECH?

BECAUSE MANAGING FLOODS OF DATA IS A GAME-CHANGING SKILL…

Humans have created more data in the past two years alone than in the entire history of humanity.

  • Estrella

    Every company now is really a tech company

    Randi Zuckerberg

    CEO of Zuckerberg Media

Because sucess isn´t about keeping up, it's about leading.

Amazon is now delivering products by drone. Self-drving tractor-trailers will soon barrel onto highways near you. Face-detecting systems now authorize payments, provide access to facilities, and track down criminals. Will you design their next groundbreaking technology?

  • Code.org logo

    There are more than 500,000 open computing jobs nationwide, but less than 43,000 computer science students graduated into the workforce last year.

There are myriad ways you can pursue a career in today’s digital world. Your future depends on your preferences of how you like to work, or what we call “Ways of Working” or simply “WOWs.”

Below are examples of some of the exciting roles of tomorrow.

Ways of working in the world of SPARK

    Spark icon

    How do you work?

    Discover all the professional possibilities based on how you think and work.

  • People & Influence

    People & Influence

    These people like to catalyze projects and drive innovation by orchestrating activities and teams, and by identifying and bringing together the resources necessary to make things happen—working as the master chefs in the tech kitchen. They tend to have a service-orientation in that they enjoy working collaboratively with both external stakeholders (customers, clients, suppliers) and/or internal stakeholders (employees, department managers) to identify their needs and use-cases, and to help define projects that will have high impact. They are also like highly participative work that involves collegial teamwork, brainstorming, and co-development.

    Job position:

    Digital Strategist & Transformation Director
    Innovation Manager
    Technology Consultant
    Tech Development Lead
    Lead UX Consultant
    Cybersecurity & Digital Risk Director
  • Analyzing & Explaining

    Analyzing & Explaining

    These people tend to approach challenges in a structured way, breaking down problems into pieces that they then analyze by reasoning, researching and collecting facts or data. They seek the why, how, and for what’s of each challenge. They like working with complex concepts or large amounts of information, trying to find patterns, and reducing and simplifying as a way to reach conclusions. They also enjoy developing frameworks, data representation and other ways to package information—and those who enjoy quantitative work often try to measure and model as a way to understand, explain and optimize.

    Job position:

    Data Scientist
    AI & Machine Learning Modeler
    Digital Business Analyst
    Operations & Performance Analytics Lead
    IoT Integration Lead
    Cybersecurity Threat & Response Analyst
  • Creating & Developing

    Creating & Developing

    These people tend to enjoy the process of building—starting with some basic ingredients, or even a blank slate, and working to bring something new and innovative to life. They might enjoy developing an app, uncovering a cool pattern in complex data or inventing a tech-based solution to a challenging business problem. They also like activities that involve turning their big ideas into tangible outputs that can be implemented into an organization or used by others.

    Job position:

    AI Developer
    Bot Developer
    Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality Developer
    UX/UI Programmer
    App Developer
    Robotics & Automation Developer

OUR ALUMNI

HST alumni have landed first-rate positions in their respective fields around the world.

Christina Stathopoulos

Analytical Consultant | Google

Master in Business Analytics & Big Data

Haitham Mahdy

Manager | EY

Master in Business Analytics & Big Data

Roosi Mägi

Predictive Analytics | Big Data | Solution Advisor at SAP

Master in Business Analytics & Big Data

WHO’S HIRING IN TODAY’S DIGITAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL WORLD?

These are just a few of the top companies where you could work with a degree from HST.
  • Google
  • IBM
  • Telefónica
  • SourceFire
  • Apple
  • Amadeus
  • Santander
  • PWC

DISCOVER OUR PROGRAMS

Today’s world of work needs sharp tech experts to spark digital innovation. No matter the role, company or sector, tech gurus are in high demand. Learn how to use technology to transform business.
  • MASTER'S

    • Master in Business Analytics & Big Data

      The Master in Business Analytics & Big Data trains a new generation of data-savvy professionals who know how to dissect business functions and drive innovation using highly specialized analytical skills.

      Full Time

      Career World: Spark

      Language: English

       

      Duration: 10 months

      Start date: October & April

       

      Location: Madrid and China

      Part time

      Career World: Spark

      Language: English

       

      Duration: 17 months

      Start date: January

       

      Location: Madrid, Dubai and Online

    • Executive Master in Digital Transformation & Innovation Leadership

      The Executive Master in Digital Transformation & Innovation Leadership is designed for forward-thinking professionals who want to become experts in the latest digital technologies and innovation strategies.

      Career World

      Spark

      Format

      Part-Time

      Location

      Madrid, Shanghai & online

      Language

      English

      Start date

      June

      Duration

      13 Months

    • Master in Computer Science & Business Technology

      The Master in Computer Science & Business Technology trains students to build the technology that’s changing the world, and then apply it to the way businesses work. This unique skill set is in high demand in the data-driven era.

      Career World

      Spark

      Format

      Full-Time

      Location

      Madrid

      Language

      English

      Start date

      September

      Duration

      11 Months

    • Master in Digital Business & Innovation

      The Master in Digital Business & Innovation equips students with both crucial digital skills and a holistic understanding of how digital technologies and innovation methods can be used to transform companies across sectors.

      Career World

      Spark

      Format

      Full-Time

      Location

      Madrid

      Language

      English

      Start date

      September

      Duration

      11 Months

    • Our master’s programs are handcrafted in response to employers’ needs in the new world of work. We train the forward-thinking disruptors and transformers of tomorrow.

  • Bachelor's

    • Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics

      This bachelor is aimed at analytical driven individuals who wish to harness the power of data to transform the world. It prepares the next generation of global pioneers who can collect, manage and analyze data to solve the most pressing challenges of businesses and institutions.

      DURATION

      4 years

      LANGUAGE

      English

      LOCATION

      Segovia and Madrid

    • Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

      The Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence is a top-tier program for disruptive individuals aspiring to change the world of technology as we know it. Participants use design theory and innovation to build digital technology that breaks new ground.

      DURATION

      4 years

      LANGUAGE

      English

      LOCATION

      Segovia and Madrid

    • Bachelor in Applied Mathematics

      The Bachelor in Applied Mathematics is a demanding program that gives students an in-depth understanding of the application of mathematics across a variety of disciplines to solve real problems. By gaining hands-on experience, you will be prepared to implement the methods learned in any context or industry.

      DURATION

      4 years

      LANGUAGE

      English

      LOCATION

      Segovia and Madrid

    • Our bachelor’s programs are future-forward and fearless, shifting to stay ahead of the curve, making sure you build solid foundations of knowledge and skills to start your journey into the new world of work.

  • Dual Degree's

    • Dual Degree International MBA + Master in Business Analytics and Big Data

      This Dual Degree program shapes students into innovative experts who will define the future of business through data science and disruption. It pairs IE Business School’s flagship full-time program, the International MBA, with the Master in Business Analytics and Big Data from IE School of Human Sciences and Technology.

      DURATION

      19 months

      LANGUAGE

      English

      FORMAT

      Full-time

      INTAKE

      January or September

      LOCATION

      Madrid

    • The Dual Degree program at IE enables students to tailor their studies to their academic, personal and professional goals. It allows you to combine programs from different schools, transform your academic trajectory and optimize productivity by fast-tracking your degree.

A SCHOOL FOR THE JOBS OF THE FUTURE

Future forecast...

Tech is king and everything is digital

4 out of the 5 best jobs will be tech jobs (Glassdoor Analytics), and digital skills are already at the top of recruiters’ checklists.

Automation is the order of the day

With advances in AI and machine learning, jobs as we know them will become obsolete—except the ones that use human creativity.

Workforce planning: Finding talent is a talent

With massive changes in the job market, being able to identify the right person for the job is more crucial than ever.

Meet our faculty

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