TBS promotes academic excellence through a highly selective admission process. If you’re planning to apply for any of our MSc programs, here is how our application process works. Please check the details below and if you are unsure about what is required, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Is it right for me?

Before applying, please check the admission requirements listed below. Competition for places is very high and the typical admission requirements may not be sufficient to secure your place.

  • Be 36 years old on the MSc program start date.
  • Hold or be likely to hold a 4-year bachelor’s degree (240 ECTS)* from an accredited university.
    • Candidates with a 3-year bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS) will need to take an online Preparatory Program before starting your MSc program.

*Candidates for the MSc Digital Transformation & Business Innovation must come from one of the following academic backgrounds: Business Management, Data, or IT Sciences.

  • English native speakers: Scanned copy of your passport
  • Applicants who have taken their bachelor’s degree fully in English: A letter from your university proving this.
  • Non-native speakers: Provide one of the following officially recognized English certificates:
    • TBS English test: C1 (free of charge)
    • TOEFL IBT: ≥ 80
    • IELTS: ≥ 6.5
    • TOEIC: ≥ 800
    • Cambridge test: C1
    • Duolingo: ≥ 120

How to apply?

Before applying for any of our MSc programs, please check carefully the MSc admission process steps listed below.

Our application form is made up of different steps, which you can complete at your convenience. You do not have to complete the steps at the same time. However, it is essential that you complete all the steps in order for your application to be considered.

  • Scanned copy of your bachelor’s degree certificate (written in English or Spanish)*
  • Scanned copy of the academic transcript from your bachelor’s degree written in English or Spanish
  • Scanned copy of your passport or ID card
  • Motivation letter (written in English)
  • Official proof of English level**
    • Or proof that your bachelor has been taught fully in English.
    • Or proof of nationality of an English-speaking country.
  • Photo (in .JPG format)
  • CV (written in English)

*If you are in the final year of your undergraduate degree, you will need to upload a letter from your university confirming this.

**You are able to complete your application without uploading your English certificate. However, your admission will be dependent on producing it before the start of classes.

When you finish completing your online application, you will need to pay the application fee (100€). You can pay it via credit card or bank transfer.

Our online admission interview is designed to evaluate some of your personal and professional competencies. Therefore, it is very important that you prepare for it properly.

You will be notified of the admission decision by email during the Decision week assigned for your admission round.

If you are admitted to any of our MSc programs, you will have some days to confirm your place reservation.

When to apply

Our admission process operates by admission rounds with specific deadlines throughout the academic year.

As our MSc programs are highly competitive, early application is advised. Please check out the MSc admission rounds calendar below to find the most convenient application deadline for you.

ROUNDSAPPLICATION DEADLINE*ADMISSION RESOLUTION**
128 October 11 November
218 November 2 December
3 9 December 22 December
4 13 January27 January
5 27 January10 February
6 24 February 10 March
7 24 March 11 April
8 21 April 5 May
9 19 May 2 June
10 16 June 30 June
11 30 June 14 July

*Application deadline: You should complete your application before the relevant deadline, otherwise your application for our MSc programs will be rolled over to the next round.

**Admission resolution: You will be notified of the admission decision by email this week.

More information on the MSc programs