Digital Transformation MBA


Ranked #2 in Germany

Are you a professional looking to stay ahead of the game in an increasingly digital world? Look no further than the Master of Digital Transformation Management - the premier MBA program in Germany for cross-industry digital transformation.

In partnership with the House of Digital Transformation, this program equips future leaders with the skills and knowledge to navigate the opportunities and challenges of digital transformation and make data-driven decisions that drive success in their companies.

Our unique curriculum combines real-world expertise with theoretical instruction to give you a comprehensive understanding of how digital transformation can be applied across all areas of business.

Our flexible, job-compatible format allows you to continue working while you study, and the program is conducted entirely in English.

And with our AACSB-accreditation and #2 ranking in the 2022 Eduniversal E-Business and Digital Marketing rankings, you can trust that a degree from the Master of Digital Transformation Management will set you apart as a leader in the digital age.

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Digitalization is causing an epic disruption that is not only crushing established business models – it is threatening to destroy the economic world order as we know it today. All of this is happening at frightening speed. With this program, GBS aims to equip students with the skills and understanding to turn this threat into an opportunity. The members of the Advisory Board leverage their experiences and ideas for continuous improvement, which is not only a huge advantage for all stakeholders – it is also a lot of fun.

Karl RathgebMember of Board Accenture Germany and Member of the Digital Transformation MBA Advisory Board
Program Overview

What makes our Digital Transformation MBA program unique?

Specialization Data Science

  • This specialization will provide students with a deep understanding of data science concepts and techniques, including machine learning, statistical modeling, and data visualization.
  • Students will learn how to apply these skills to real-world business problems and make data-driven decisions.
  • This specialization will also give students a strong foundation in programming languages such as Python and R, which are widely used in data science.
  • Additionally, students will have the opportunity to work on projects that use real-world data sets to gain hands-on experience in data analysis and modeling.
  • Graduates with a specialization in data science will be well-prepared for careers in data science, business intelligence, and analytics, and will have the ability to contribute to digital transformation initiatives in their organizations.

Specialization Digital Transformation Management

  • This specialization will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the strategies, tools, and techniques needed to drive digital transformation in organizations.
  • Students will learn how to identify areas of the business that can benefit from digital transformation and how to create a roadmap for implementing change.
  • This specialization will also cover topics such as agile project management, digital process management and customer experience, giving students a holistic understanding of the digital landscape.
  • Students will have the opportunity to work on projects that involve digital transformation initiatives in real-world organizations, giving them hands-on experience in implementing change.
  • Graduates with a specialization in digital transformation management will be well-prepared for leadership roles in digital transformation and will have the ability to drive change and innovation in their organizations.

Teaching management and leadership skills against the backdrop of digital transformation, we benefit from a uniquely strong network of experts from both academia and practice. Partnering with associations such as TechQuartier, the House of Digital Transformation, and other leading universities, our faculty come from various fields and deliver a holistic view to digital transformation in the world of business today.

Part of the GBS teaching philosophy is to ensure a perfect balance between theory and practice with an innovative approach to business education. Through small class sizes, instructors from both academia and industry, and building on the professional experiences students bring along, courses at GBS foster an active, student-centered learning atmosphere. The job-compatible format of the program allows you to keep your studies, work and leisure in balance.

Graduates receive a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree (90 ECTS CP) from the AACSB-accredited Faculty of Economics and Business at Goethe University Frankfurt. The Digital Transformation MBA program is also accredited within the framework and procedures of Goethe University's System Accreditation by the Accreditation, Certification and Quality Assurance Institute (ACQUIN).

GBS part-time students are enrolled students of Goethe University and enjoy all regular student benefits, such as access to libraries, reduced entrance fees to museums and a RMV semester ticket. Campus Westend is "Germany's most beautiful campus" and offers highly attractive and modern study conditions with a cutting-edge learning infrastructure, multiple student cafeterias (Mensa), bistros and coffee bars.

Get more details about the program’s curriculum and schedule, learn more about extra-curricular offerings, and take a look at the diverse backgrounds of both faculty and students who make up the GBS digital community!

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What Makes Us Strong

Our programs are accredited through AACSB and Goethe University’s Accreditation Commission, recognizing us as a quality provider of business education adhering to high German as well as international standards. We also partner with a number of influential institutions from government, industry, and academia, creating a network of experts who help us make sure our programs are addressing the needs of the market and those working within it.