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.
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.
TRAINING THE FUTURE
HST is unique. We know of no other school in the world that has taken such radical steps to topple the traditional walls between academic disciplines. What we’ve built is an “anti-disciplinary” school of the highest caliber. Our programs intertwine the most practical and applicable knowledge and skills from the latest science, technology, and business. We handcraft every HST program based on robust academics and the demands of recruiters in the job market. And we do this with a single purpose in mind: to open doors for our graduates to the most exciting and highly fulfilling careers forged on dreams and passions.
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.
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.
Every company now is really a tech company
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?
There are more than 500,000 open computing jobs nationwide, but less than 43,000 computer science students graduated into the workforce last year.
Below are examples of some of the exciting roles of tomorrow.
Ways of working in the world of SPARK
People & InfluencePeople & 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.
- Digital Strategist & Transformation Director
- Innovation Manager
- Technology Consultant
- Tech Development Lead
- Lead UX Consultant
- Cybersecurity & Digital Risk Director
Analyzing & ExplainingAnalyzing & 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.
- Data Scientist
- AI & Machine Learning Modeler
- Digital Business Analyst
- Operations & Performance Analytics Lead
- IoT Integration Lead
- Cybersecurity Threat & Response Analyst
Creating & DevelopingCreating & 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.
- AI Developer
- Bot Developer
- Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality Developer
- UX/UI Programmer
- App Developer
- Robotics & Automation Developer
OUR ALUMNIHST alumni have landed first-rate positions in their respective fields around the world.
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.
DISCOVER OUR PROGRAMSToday’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.
A SCHOOL FOR THE JOBS OF THE FUTURE
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
Duration: 10 months
Start date: October & April
Location: Madrid and ChinaPart time
Career World: Spark
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
Madrid, Shanghai & onlineLanguage
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
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
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.
- Master in Business Analytics & Big Data
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
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
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
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.
- Bachelor in Data and Business Analytics
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
January or SeptemberLOCATION
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.
- Dual Degree International MBA + Master in Business Analytics and Big Data
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.
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