Executive Master in Digital Transformation Leadership

Drive exponential opportunities based on digital transformation.

  • 9 MONTHS


The rise of digital technologies has accelerated business disruptions in any industry, generating huge opportunities driven by innovation.

Leading digital transformation requires a good understanding of the disruptive technologies but also abilities to manage change and uncertainty generated by the digital revolution by itself.

This is not just about implementing technology and innovation, but also making the needed changes in the organization to drive transformation through new strategic initiatives. To achieve this goal, corporations need leaders able to shape the digital future with interdisciplinary skills such as:

  • Business strategy
  • Organization change management
  • Innovation based opportunities

What will I learn?

You will focus on business strategy, on how to manage digital projects, how to take data-driven decisions, how to lead complexity in digital environments, how to manage change and diversity in an organization and, how to drive business innovation.

During the Master in Digital Transformation Leadership, you will get a deep understanding of emerging technologies but also, you will understand how to manage winner business strategies in a digital world.

This program will permit you to lead digital transformation through:

  • Identifying the major drivers of digital transformation in your industry.
  • Discovering innovation capabilities to manage knowledge, generate insights and maximize business value in the digital economy.
  • Changing management necessary for the organization to support digital-ready business.

The skills that you will gain will qualify you for a diverse range of job roles across any industry immersed in the digital transformation.

Program details

  • Part-Time Program
  • Barcelona
  • 9 Months
  • English
  • Starts October 2019
  • €18,000

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Project-based learning

Digital Transformation

The aim of this module is to understand how the digital transformation is modifying the economy. At the end of the subject, participants will be able to build digital business strategies.


The participants will immerse in the Agile mindset by experimenting the Agile management practices. At the end of this subject they will be able to practice Scrum, understand Kanban, develop an idea from Vision to Deployment from an Agile perspective and define requirements with User Stories.

Digital Marketing

Participants will learn to develop digital marketing strategies that permit generate awareness and visibility for a digital product, attract and retain users and understand how to optimize each phase of the conversion funnel.

Modern Finances

Participants will learn to create a financial plan appropriate to the needs of agile companies that operate in digital environments. This module teaches participants to create a budget planning that guarantees the necessary values ​​for an agile and innovative organization.

Legal Tech

Participants will work on the impacts of digital disruptions on regulations in order to advance legal requirements in digital-based corporations.

Disruptive Technologies

The participants will discover which technologies are transforming economic models and what are their impacts in different industries.


Participants will work on the necessary skills for the generation of innovation, understanding their role in the framework of digital transformation. This module explores the abilities of creative thinking within the framework of the company, focusing on the generation of innovation opportunities articulated by data. We will teach participants to recognize the characteristics and motivations of innovative people.

Data-driven Business

During this module you will understand the different business models that arise from the data, understand and learn how the data generated by digitization can be used to solve real problems and improve decision making by increasing profits and/or reducing operating costs and fraud.

Cyber Security

The objective of this module is to understand the risks and vulnerabilities of a digital project and how to properly protect them. Participants will learn the basic principles of security, including confidentiality, integrity and availability. In addition, the principles of symmetric and asymmetric cryptography. These concepts will be applied to implement several practical scenarios, including the way to build a end-to-end security implementation for a corporate network.

Digital Talent and Culture

Participants will learn to manage the talent of an organization that operates in digital environments and to prepare a suitable corporate culture that ensures the new structural needs that arise when adopting digital business models.

Management and Leadership

The students will work on different models of leadership and management to operate successfully in the digital economy. They will be able to manage IT departments in organizations that use technology intensively, as well as to develop lean management optimizing the creation of value with the necessary resources. Finally, the students will learn how to prepare the best ecosystem to deal with complex change processes that permit to adapt organizations to the digital business needs.


Participants will learn to shape opportunities, provide the leadership and build the team to create economic and social value. They will create and develop business models for start-ups based on customer development and continuous validation, managing financial metrics and dealing with investors.


During the program participants have to work on a final project with the aim to develop a digital transformation strategy for a company that wants to operate successfully in digital environments.



Highly qualified instructors and well known professionals


Real & experienced professionals will mentor your digital projects


Visit and learn from the tech leaders


Inspire your own projects and new disruptive digital business


Digital Labs & innovation projects exposure


Diverse student groups at BTS reflect the industry demand for talent

Background Diversity

Professionals with different backgrounds will share unique experience and the vision of digital transformation.

Valuable connections

You will meet with the most passionate professionals and build a solid network of industry leaders.

Competitive advantage

Be in the spearhead of change in any enterprise. Understand technology enabling the digital transformation, create agile business strategies that maximize performance and boost innovation in your company to harness the exponential opportunities.

About BTS

Strategic Advisory Board

Industry leaders, with experience in global digital brands, help
to develop talent ready to shape a better digital future.

Sudha Jamthe
Silicon Valley
Marko Gargenta
San Francisco
Ricardo Baeza
Silicon Valley
Aleix Valls
C. Mastrodonato
Angel Garcia
Academic Board

A Team of international experts. BTS most important value.

Program Fees

The program includes:
  • Full immersion into Barcelona’s digital ecosystem
  • Valuable knowledge through visits to digital companies and tech labs
  • Professional and inspiring international digital leaders
  • Personal experience thanks to low rate attendees per program

How to Apply

If you are passionate about digital transformation in companies and would like to develop the best digital skills and have a master experience in Barcelona… we just need from you:

1. Application Form. Fill the application form.

2. Motivation letter. You must send to the admissions office the application form, your CV as well as a motivation letter explaining how you think the digital industry will be in the next five years and how you could contribute to the digital transformation.

3. Assessment. Our admission officers, as well as the director of the program, will analyze your candidature and if you meet the profile of Barcelona Technology School, we will call you to have a chat.



Shape the
Digital Future


Join us to shape the digital future

We would love you join this exciting journey of transformation.

The digital ecosystem has become the new status quo, it is changing entire industries and business, relationships and any other aspect of our lives.

Our purpose is to help you to generate a digital impact able to make a better world made of human technology.

Are you ready? Connect with us, we hope to see you soon in Barcelona.