Part-Time MA DigitalManagement

Get the skills and knowledge you need to drive change in a digital world. Develop disruptive solutions to real business challenges.

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Apply by Aug 31, 2017
Sep 2017 - Dec 2018

Full program fee 159 000 SEK

Dates September 2017 to December 2018
15 months in total

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Drive change

The MA in Digital Management will give you the skills and knowledge you need to drive change in a digital world. You will study whilst working and apply the insights and learnings to develop disruptive business solutions.

Learn how to kickstart digital innovation, build effective teams, manage complex tech-driven projects, and transform businesses.

This university accredited program is designed and delivered in close partnership with industry experts.

Enhance your skills
You'll learn how to apply design thinking to solve problems, how to harness emerging digital technologies, how to transform existing businesses, and how to manage innovation processes.

Make better decisions
You'll collaborate with peers and professionals on real business challenges in a range of practical projects. That will help you to develop the skills that leaders need to make good strategic decisions.

Study whilst working
You'll apply the things you learn directly in your business or organisation. This Part-Time program is designed to meet the time pressures and learning needs of busy professionals.

What you’ll learn

The program has five practical group projects, and one independent research project. Industry experts lead the practical projects. You will learn through a range of interactive talks, hands-on workshops, team challenges, and deep reflection.

The average time commitment is 1.5 days per week which will include campus days at our Stockholm campus, independent work, and research in your workplace.

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Foundation Days
Build your team and create a group culture, learn the Hyper Island methodology and develop skills to enhance your creativity.

Design Thinking
Explore Design Thinking tools and processes, and dig into related areas like service design and human-centered design to solve complex problems.

Digital Technologies
Understand the power of emerging digital technologies through theoretical discussions and hands-on workshops.

Business Transformation
Work with business development using cutting edge business modeling techniques, case studies, and user journeys.

Managing Projects and Teams
Navigate your way through complex agile processes and understand human behavior in teams.

Innovation Project
Apply all your previous learnings to create your own innovative project. You'll research, develop, and test new ideas, or transform existing ones, in an area of your choice.

Industry Research Project
Find a problem in your industry and work to solve it. In place of the traditional Masters thesis you will identify a problem, prototype solutions, and share insights based on your research.

Learn by doing

We challenge you to grow personally and professionally by introducing new ways of thinking and learning. Our methodology focuses on the 'process' of education just as much as the 'content', and we use that approach to build powerful learning experiences.

Study whilst working

Combine learning in school with learning at work. You'll spend campus days in Stockholm, combined with research and tasks in your business and at home. All the time supported and inspired by Hyper Island programme leaders.

Solve real challenges

Focus on design and entrepreneurial challenges to develop and test the products and services of the future. You'll work individually and in teams on real briefs set by real clients.

This course has taken me outside of my comfort zone constantly in every module and has taught me how to deal with the fast-changing digital world in my professional life.

Yoshinori Sakuno

Global Managing Director of doq®

A word from our students

It is an amazing luxury to be in a group like this. We share so much inspiration, coaching and knowledge together.

Lotta Schibbye Fredrikson

CEO @Hammer & Hanborg

Our graduates work for amazing companies and organisations





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  • What are the program requirements?

    All applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree or have a minimum of five years relevant work experience.

  • What does the program cost and do you offer any payment plans?

    The program fee is 159 000 SEK. Please contact for payment plans.

  • Can I take this program whilst working full-time?

    Yes, the program is designed to be combined with full time work.

  • Are their specific dates I need to be available?

    The part time study involves an average of 3 days every 4 weeks (Thu-Sat or Fri-Sun) on our Stockholm campus, and you are required to participate in each session.

  • Do I need an IELTS English test?

    If you are an applicant from a non-english speaking country outside of the EU, you will need to submit an IELTS score over 6.5. Read more here:

  • What qualification will I gain from this program?

    Following successful completion of the program, the student will receive a Master of Arts Degree in Digital Management, a qualification that is recognized worldwide. The program is designed in partnership with, and accredited by Teesside University.