Entry requirements

A UK bachelor’s degree with upper second-class honours or higher (or equivalent overseas qualification approved by the University) in a wide range of subjects with some element of qualitative (essay-based) study. Applicants with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme will provide you with cutting edge insight into the digital economy, the latest business strategies, and technologies.

Informed by our academics’ unrivalled research strengths in the field, you can prepare to start your own digital business or implement digitally-enabled innovative practices within existing organisations.

Innovative modules include masterclasses with leading digital business leaders.

The degree combines specialist knowledge in Business with the University's world-class expertise in Web Science.

You’ll benefit from a high level of engagement with industry, thanks to academics' connections with digital entrepreneurs and businesses.

Information for international students

IELTS language requirements: 6.5 overall, with minimum 6.5 in reading and writing and 6.0 in listening and speaking. For information on other accepted English language tests, please see the website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Southampton Business School
+44 (0)23 8059 4393