Master of
Master of
Technology Leadership & Artificial Intelligence

Build a rewarding and expansive career with a Master of Technology Leadership and Artificial Intelligence degree.

About the program

Learn to lead, strategize, and innovate in the field of AI and data technology at the highest level. Develop desirable key skills that will open doors to new opportunities in this rapidly evolving IT sector. Implement the latest management theories, and analytics tools and put your learning into practice in your current or desired roles.

Take the next step in your career –whether that’s moving from technical support and product development to management or enhancing your resume with a view to VP or executive C-suite positions. This cutting-edge specialized IT management program, powered by ASU state-of-the-art curriculum, equips you with business acumen while advancing your technical expertise. You will be able to apply machine learning, deterministic operations research, statistical learning, and simulations to transform your business.

Deep dive into leveraging AI and other technologies to lead, empower and train your team to adopt a digital mindset, explore data modeling and forecasting, and innovate successfully. During this program, you will develop the ability to use data to make large-scale decisions quickly and accurately. Apply your new knowledge to solve complex IT challenges related to your current role, and set your sights on becoming a global leader in the field.

1) AUK + ASU Dual Degree (you can choose to pursue technical or managerial track)
2) AUK only Degree
About the program

Students will become proficient in:

Strategic leadership

Learn to communicate your vision and set up effective practices and processes to gain the trust and support of your team

Digital transformation and innovation

Learn innovative business strategies, such as Six Sigma Methodology, statistical learning and simulations, as well as concepts of Technology entrepreneurship to drive change and innovation

Quantitative reasoning and AI

Learn about the use of application development skills and design concepts to develop a web-enabled decision support system.

Data-driven decision making

Develop business solutions using data analysis, statistical models, and decision support systems, apply financial engineering and design experiments to manage risks and opportunities

Career opportunities
MTLAI is designed to suit those interested in

obtaining prominent positions as VPs or heads of departments in industries such as IT, FinTech, E-commerce, Telecommunications and more.

Covering both the strategic business aspect of goal setting, the program also deals with the technical aspect of product development, innovation, and marketing in the field of artificial intelligence and machine learning. Aim for top-level positions at the cutting edge of the technology sector.

Program structure

Core courses (66 ECTS)
  • Technology Entrepreneurship (6 ECTS)
  • Professional Effectiveness (6 ECTS)
  • Global Leadership and Personal Development (6 ECTS)
  • Web Enabled Decision Support Systems (6 ECTS)
  • Strategic Enterprise Innovation (6 ECTS)
  • Design of Experiments (6 ECTS)
  • Strategic Technology Management (6 ECTS)
  • Professional English (6 ECTS)
  • Simulating Stochastic Systems (6 ECTS)
  • Capstone Project (6 ECTS)
  • Internship (12 ECTS)
Elective courses (24 ECTS)
  • Six Sigma Methodology (6 ECTS)
  • Financial Engineering (6 ECTS)
  • Applied Deterministic Operations Research (6 ECTS)
Dual Degree (AUK+ASU)

Degree Routes and ASU Pathways

Dual Degree (AUK+ASU)

Dual-degree options make top-quality education accessible to Ukrainian students at AUK. You have the opportunity to gain diplomas from both American University Kyiv and Arizona State University. You can also choose to study on campus in the U.S. or online at Arizona State University.

AUK Degree

After one and a half years of successful study at AUK, students are awarded an AUK Master's degree.

Dual Degree (AUK+ASU)

This program supports Dual degrees via model 1+1: one year studying at AUK and one year studying at ASU, either online or on campus in the U.S. Upon graduation, students receive a Master's degree from AUK and a master's degree from ASU.

ASU Pathways

As a Master of Technology Leadership & AI student at AUK, you can gain the Dual Master's degrees: a Master's degree from AUK and a Master's degree from ASU. Students should be prepared to apply to ASU during the first year of study (the 2nd semester of study at AUK). The study year at ASU will start in August 2024 (the 3rd semester of study).


Application deadline

September 1, 2024.

It may take approximately 2 weeks to get an admission committee decision once all requested materials are received and online assessment is passed.

Please note that we are following the American tradition of rolling admission process, so applicants have an opportunity to reserve a place in the program before official enrollment.

We encourage you to plan your admission journey well in advance and contact the enrollment team for more details.

Applicant requirements

  • Bachelor/Master’s degree
  • Good level of English: B2+ (TOEFL internet based: from 80 and above; IELTS Academic: from 6.0; PTE: from 60 and above; Duolingo: from 100 and above)
  • Motivation letter in English
  • CV in English
  • Short video-answer to question in English
  • Public exam results: UPEE (ЄФВВ) 120+; UEE (ЄВІ) 140+; ECT (ТЗНК) 120+
Documents provision
  • Application form
  • National ID
  • Tax code number
  • English certificate
  • Digital 3x4cm photo
  • Diploma and Appendix


Talk to an AUK Enrollment Advisor to find the best option for you

Complete the request form, and one of our Enrollment Advisors will contact you to guide you through the admission process, program details, and required documents.

Apply to AUK

Congratulations! This is your first step toward admission to AUK. To access the registration form, you will need to create a personal applicant’s account. Please note that the registration form must be filled out in English. You will also need to upload documents, a resume in English and write a motivation letter.

Pass AUK’s assessment and receive scholarship options

Get ready for an assessment of program-related knowledge and experience in the form of tests, open questions, and video-answers. After which, we will offer successful applicants a place on the program, introduce scholarship options, and provide information on the next steps.

Sign the contract with AUK

To complete the enrollment process, you need to choose our competitive offer at the EDBO, provide the necessary official documents (passport, educational document, etc.). After that, you will receive enrollment confirmation and will be able to sign educational and financial contracts.

Start your journey