in Europe for Marketing
Accredited Business School
The world’s most innovative companies have one thing in common: a well-founded marketing strategy. In our Masters in Marketing and Digital Transformation, you’ll develop digital marketing strategies with maximum impact and discover how to make any product or service a success – all while building your business and data analysis skills. You’ll become a pragmatic marketing professional, ready to tackle the challenges of the digital age.
Our Masters in Marketing & Digital Transformation programme runs full-time from early September until the end of June - entailing 60 ECTS credits. Classes take place from 9am to 5.30pm and are a dynamic mix of working on real-life business cases, class interaction, company visits and group exercises.
Our active learning approach involves many assignments in small teams and thus requires mandatory attendance, 100% motivation, and the willingness to work hard.
You might already be convinced by the power of digital. Now it’s time to build a comprehensive skillset – underpinned by theory and practical insights – so you can drive change in digital marketing and marketing management.
At Vlerick, our unique approach blends action learning and personal development.
From theory to practice:
Highlights of the programme include:
Make the leap from student to professional with:
Highlights of the programme include:
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employed within three months after graduation
employed before graduation
of international mobility
Here’s a snapshot of our MDT alumni success in the job market:
Take a look at where our Masters in Marketing & Digital Transformation graduates are working:
Define your career goals and how to match them with the jobs market with the help of:
Then you’re a perfect fit for a Masters in Marketing Management & Digital Transformation at Vlerick. Together with a diverse group of peers who share your passion for marketing, you’ll dive into both the creative and analytical side of this exciting, fast-moving function.
Our recent cohort for the Masters in Marketing & Digital Transformation looked like this:
Start date: 1 September 2023
Duration: 10 months (from September until June)
Application deadline non-EU citizens: 30 April 2023
The tuition fee for this Masters programme is €18,600.
The fee does not include the cost of travelling abroad for the Dublin trip, any visa costs or living expenses or the costs for any optional modules abroad you may choose as part of your programme.
Joining a Vlerick programme can be a significant financial investment. But there are many financing options available to help towards your tuition fees – and we’re here to help you explore what types of support you might be eligible for. Each year, we offer a few full scholarships and several partial scholarships. Make sure to apply before February in order to be considered for a full scholarship.
If you’re planning to apply for a scholarship, make sure you apply early. Please check the application form for full conditions.
You may consider getting a loan to cover your programme fees.
You can choose to pay your tuition fees in three separate instalments in November, February and April.
If you want to pay by instalments, you need to sign a contract and pay an admin fee of €250.
There are four steps to start your Vlerick journey:
What you need:
Our Masters programmes are designed for young graduates, with an average age of 23 and little-to-no professional experience. If you have questions about your eligibility, please contact our admissions team.
We process applications on a rolling basis from October, for the following September intake.
Complete your personal details and upload all necessary documents to our application tool. If you don’t need a visa to study in Belgium, you have until June to apply. However, we advise early application as we allocate places on a first come, first served basis. If you do need a visa to study in Belgium, we recommend you apply by the end of April for the September intake.
There are three elements in your admissions test:
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We’ll let you know within a week of your interview whether you’ve been admitted. You can request feedback on your application, whatever the outcome. Once you’ve been admitted, you can go ahead and register.
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Brand Developer at Edgard & Cooper
"Vlerick gives us the opportunity to experiment through different marketing areas, industries and segments. Vlerick is the reason I first came to Belgium. And I got my current position as Junior Brand Manager at Edgard & Cooper, a company I met got to know through one of Vlerick’s career fairs. So, I can safely say that Vlerick made my career international."
Research Consultant at InSites Consulting
"The high-ranking programme content and alumni testimonials helped me choose Vlerick. My current role is Research Consultant at InSites Consulting. I met a co-founder of the company during the programme, who told me more about their job openings and the company culture."
Category management Home Care at Unilever
Professor of Marketing
Visiting Professor of Sales Management
Adjunct Professor of Marketing