Professional Master programme in Digital Technology Management - 5511

Code 5511
Academic Year 2020-2021
Subject area Sciences and technology
Campus Bologna
Level First
Director Maurizio Gabbrielli
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English
Cost 14.800,00 Euro
Instalments First instalment 1.850,00 Euro - Second instalment 7.000,00 Euro (deadline 30 December 2020) - Third instalment 5.950,00 Euro (deadline 30 April 2021)
Study grants yes
Application deadline

Oct 22, 2020 (Expired)

PRE-ENROLMENT Window 1 - 08/05/2020 PRE-ENROLMENT Window 2 - 08/07/2020 Scadenza PRE-ENROLMENT Window 3 - 28/09/2020
Enrolment start and end Window 1: 04/06/2020-25/06/2020 Window 2: 23/07/2020-25/09/2020 Window 3: 15/10/2020-05/11/2020
Programme start and end dates

from Nov 09, 2020 to Mar 31, 2022

Main Department
Department of Computer Science and Engineering - DISI
Professional Profile
This educational program aims to train and educate managers able to combine rigorous methodology with the ability to wield the most recent and advanced technological tools and digital platforms available. Particular depth is provided within the three available concentrations; Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security and Internet of Things.

In order to achieve the most effective training possible for the students that the Master aims to educate, at the end of the program all of the participants will know and understand the fundamentals of management, with further depth afforded to the digital transformation and sustainability of a company or business.
Number of participants
Min: 12 Max: 60
Study grants
Reduced fees (article 9 of the call)
International Professional Master's programme
Admission qualifications
All types of three-year degrees, Master and Master's course obtained under D.M. 270/04 or degrees of the first cycle, second cycle or single cycle obtained under the laws previously in force (DM 509/99 and Old Regulations).
Linguistic skills
Sound knowledge of the English language
Selection criteria
For candidates whom do NOT possess English as their first language, admission to the Master’s degree programme is subject to the positive written assessment of the candidates’ level of English and individual interview.

The evaluation process will take place at Bologna Business School:

- for those enrolled to Window 1: on 18 May 2020
- for those enrolled to Window 2: on 15 July 2020
- for those enrolled to Window 3: on 7 October 2020
Place of teaching
Bologna Business School - Via degli Scalini 18 - 40136 Bologna
Study plan

The Master is composed of 3 different concentrations:

1. Artificial Intelligence

2. Cyber Security

3. Internet of Things

The program consists of one component that is shared between all concentrations, amounting to approximately 60% of the classroom activities. The remainder of the contents is specific to each individual concentration.


  • Performance Measurement System - SECS-P/07
  • Business Ethics and Sustainability - ING-IND/35
  • Big Data For Industry 4.0 - ING-INF 05
  • Digital Transformation - SECS-P/08
  • Operation Analytics - ING-IND/35
  • Customer & Marketing Analytics
  • Fundamentals of cyber security - INF/01
  • Fundamentals of Artificial intelligence - INF/01
  • Fundamentals of IoT - ING-INF/05


Artificial Intelligence

  • Machine learning - ING-INF/05
  • Neural networks and deep learning - INF/01
  • Natural language processing and applications - ING-INF/05
  • Computer Vision - ING-INF/05
  • Field work laboratory - ING-INF/05


Cyber Security

  • Cyber Crime - IUS/20
  • Information Security and risk management - INF/01
  • Computer, network and cloud Security - ING-INF/05
  • Security of cyber-physical and industrial systems (IoT) - INF/01
  • Field work laboratory - ING-INF/05


Internet of Things

  • Things that Compute and Interact - ING-INF/05
  • Communication Technologies for the IoT - ING-INF/03
  • From Smart Things to Society 4.0 - ING-INF/05
  • IoT Platforms - INF/01
  • Field work laboratory - INF/01
Compulsory attendance
20 cfu

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Professional Master programme notices

NEW WINDOW (Window 4): Pre-enrolment from 29/09/20 to 22/10/20 (1:00pm CEST) - Selections 27 October - Registration from 30 October to 5 November

The qualified candidates are informed that the places available for the window IV are those remaining from the first, second and third window for a maximum total of 60 (Provv. Dirigenziale Prot. 195444 del 21/09/2020)