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Universitat de Barcelona 

The University of Barcelona, founded in 1450, is a comprehensive higher education institution that presents deep academic tradition coupled with frontier scientific knowledge. It is located in the city of Barcelona, one of the main cosmopolitan hubs in the Mediterranean and indeed in Europe. The University of Barcelona’s sixteen centres, clustered into six main campuses, are spread over the city and completely integrated into the urban life. Thus the majority of which are located within the city itself. The city itself becomes the campus of the University.

Being one of the biggest universities in Spain, the University of Barcelona welcomes a large number of students from both Spanish universities and abroad every year. It has over 44.000 undergraduate students and almost 19.000 master and postgraduate students and doctoral candidates. Almost 15% of the students are from overseas and of over 122 different nationalities.

As a public institution, the University of Barcelona, focused on academic excellence, is committed to training and preparing the present and the next generation of global citizens—professionals, researchers, entrepreneurs, leaders—with the capacity to work at the highest level anywhere in the world. At the same time, University of Barcelona’s commitment to research has positioned it first in Spain in International rankings; and as one of the most prestigious universities in the world regarding research impact.

The University of Barcelona has an international vocation, thereby is a member of leading worldwide university networks, including the League of European Research Universities (LERU), the COIMBRA group (CG) and the coordination of the Arab-Euro Conference on Higher Education (AECHE). It has over 2.800 International agreements, including agreements with 82 of the top 200 universities in the world (Times Higher Education Supplement).


Programs

Master's degree
Art & Design
Art History Delivery method Length Location
Master's Degree in Advanced Studies in History of Art On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Cultural Heritage Management and Museology On campus 1 year Barcelona
Fine Art
Master's Degree in Production and Artistic Research On campus 2 years Barcelona
Performing Arts
Master's Degree in Music as an Interdicisplinary Art On campus Barcelona
Urban Design
Master's Degree in Urban Design: Art, City, Society On campus Barcelona
Business
Master's Degree in Business Research On campus Barcelona
Business Administration
Master's Degree in E-business Administration (UB-specific) On campus, Online / Distance 1 year Barcelona
Entrepreneurship
Master's Degree in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Nutrition, Chronic Diseases and Healthy Ageing On campus Barcelona
Finance
Master's Degree in Accounting and Taxation On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Actuarial and Financial Sciences On campus 2 years Barcelona
Human Resources
Master's Degree in People and Team Management and Development in Organizations On campus Barcelona
Management
Master's Degree in Advanced Public Management On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Conflict Mediation On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Creation and Management of Innovative Technology-Based Companies On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Cultural Management On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Management in E-commerce and Digital Marketing (UB-specific) On campus, Online / Distance 1 year Barcelona
Master's Degree in Marketing Management and Sales (UB-specific) On campus 1 year Barcelona
Marketing
Master's Degree in Marketing and Market Research On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Marketing, Branding, Digital Environment and Sustainability Management (UB-specific) On campus 1 year Barcelona
Computer Science & IT
Master's Degree in Pure and Applied Logic On campus Barcelona
Data Science & Analytics
Master's Degree in Data Science On campus, Online / Distance Barcelona
Engineering & Technology
Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Engineering
Master's Degree in Biomedical Engineering On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Drug Research, Development and Control On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Biomedical Engineering On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Molecular Biotechnology On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology On campus Barcelona
Chemical Engineering
Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering On campus Barcelona
Environmental Engineering
Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering On campus Barcelona
Health & Well-Being
Master's Degree in Global Health (UB-specific) On campus 1 year Barcelona
Alternative Medicine
Master's Degree in Chinese Traditional Medicine On campus Barcelona
Food Safety & Quality
Master's Degree in Food Safety On campus Barcelona
Medicine
Master's Degree in Advanced Medical Skills On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Bioethics and Law (UB-specific) Online / Distance 2 years Barcelona
Master's Degree in Clinical Investigation On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Integral Podiatric Surgery On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Medicine, Health and the Healthcare System On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Principles of Care and Education for Diabetes Sufferers On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Translational Medicine On campus Barcelona
Nursing
Master's Degree in Advanced Nursing Clinical Practice On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Applied Research Methodology in Nursing Care On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Leadership and Management in Nursing On campus, Online / Distance Barcelona
Physiotherapy
Master's Degree in Integrative Physiology On campus, Online / Distance Barcelona
Social Work
Master's Degree in Psychosocial Intervention On campus Barcelona
Humanities & Culture
Anthropology
Master's Degree in Ancient Cultures and Languages On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Anthropology and Ethnography On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Biological Anthropology On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Direction of Conservation and Restoration Projects On campus Barcelona
Archaeology
Master's Degree in Advanced Studies in Archaeology On campus Barcelona
Criminology
Master's Degree in Criminology, Criminal Justice Policy and Sociology of Criminal Law On campus Barcelona
Economics
Master's Degree in Economic History On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Economics On campus 2 years Barcelona
Master's Degree in Economics, Regulation and Competition in Public Services On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in International Business On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Labour Economics On campus Barcelona
Gender & Sexuality
Master's Degree in Women, Gender and Citizenship On campus Barcelona
History
Master's Degree in Contemporary History and Today's World On campus 1 year Barcelona
Master's Degree in Medieval Cultures On campus Barcelona
International Studies
Master's Degree in International Studies: International Organizations and Cooperation (UB-specific) On campus 2 years Barcelona
Master's Degree in Latin American Studies On campus Barcelona
Linguistics
Master's Degree in Applied Linguistics and Language Acquisition in Multilingual Contexts On campus Barcelona
Literature
Master's Degree in Advanced Studies in Spanish and Latin American Literature On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Construction and Representation of Cultural Identity On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Research in Language and Literature Teaching On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Theory of Literature and Comparative Literature On campus Barcelona
Philosophy
Master's Degree in Analytical Philosophy On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Contemporary Thought and Classical Tradition On campus 1 year Barcelona
Political Science
Master's Degree in Citizenship and Human Rights: Ethics and Politics On campus 1 year Barcelona
Master's Degree in Internationalization: Economic, Commercial, Legal and Political Aspects On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Political Analysis and Institutional Assessment On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Professional Administrative Services On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Strategic Security and Police Management On campus Barcelona
Psychology
Master's Degree in Coaching and Personal Leadership (UB-specific) On campus 2 years Barcelona
Master's Degree in Cognitive Science and Language On campus 1 year Barcelona
Master's Degree in General Health Psychology On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Neurosciences On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Psychogerontology On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Psychology and Education On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Research in Behaviour and Cognition On campus 2 semesters Barcelona
Sociology
Master's Degree in Sociology: Social Transformations and Innovation On campus Barcelona
Sports Studies & Management
Master's Degree in Sport Business Management On campus Barcelona
Sustainable Development
Master's Degree in Renewable Energy and Energetic Sustainability On campus Barcelona
Languages
Spanish
Master's Degree in Spanish as a Foreign Language in Professional Environments On campus Barcelona
Law
Master's Degree in Advanced Legal Studies On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Legal Practice On campus Barcelona
Business Law
Master's Degree in Business Law On campus Barcelona
Media & Communications
Master's Degree in Specialized Communication On campus 2 semesters Barcelona
Digital Media
Master's Degree in Digital Content Management On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Digital Humanities On campus Barcelona
Library Science
Master's Degree in Libraries and Heritage Collections On campus 2 years Barcelona
Master's Degree in Management and Direction of Libraries and Information Services On campus Barcelona
Science
Agriculture
Master's Degree in Environmental Agrobiology On campus Barcelona
Astronomy
Master's Degree in Astrophysics, Particle Physics and Cosmology On campus Barcelona
Biology
Master's Degree in Advanced Immunology On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Advanced Microbiology On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Biodiversity On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Biomedicine On campus 1 year Barcelona
Master's Degree in Genetics and Genomics On campus Barcelona
Chemistry
Master's Degree in Analytical Chemistry On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Applied Materials Chemistry On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Organic Chemistry On campus Barcelona
Environmental Science
Master's Degree in Ecology, Environmental Management and Restoration On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Meteorology On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Science and Integrated Management of Water On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Spatial Planning and Environmental Management On campus Barcelona
Food Science & Technology
Master's Degree in Food Research, Development and Innovation On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Food, Ethics and Law (UB-specific) Online / Distance Barcelona
Geology
Master's Degree in Mineral Resources and Geological Hazards On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Reservoir Geology and Geophysics On campus Barcelona
Marine Science
Master's Degree in Aquaculture On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Oceanography and Marine Environmental Management On campus Barcelona
Mathematics
Master's Degree in Advanced Mathematics On campus 2 semesters Barcelona
Physics
Master's Degree in Atomistic and Multiscale Computational Modelling in Physics, Chemistry and Biochemistry On campus Barcelona
Teaching & Education
Master's Degree in Citizenship and Values Education On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Digitally Mediated Learning Environments On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Education in Rural Areas On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Educational Psychology - MIPE On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Interdisciplinary Education in the Arts On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Management of Teaching Centres On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Physical Activity and Education On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Research and Educational Change On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Social and Educational Action On campus Barcelona
Master's Degree in Training of Teachers of Spanish as a Foreign Language On campus Barcelona
Tourism & Hospitality
Master's Degree in Urban Tourism On campus Barcelona
Transport & Logistics
Master's Degree in Logistics and International Trade (UB-specific) On campus, Online / Distance 1 year Barcelona

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The University of Barcelona (UB) is above all an urban university, outward-reaching and cosmopolitan like the city in which its campuses live. And because of this, it plays a direct and active part in the urban fabric of Barcelona, becoming a hub of cultural activity for the city itself. The UB campuses are spread out across the entire inner-city area, thus fostering a series of close ties between the institution of our University and the city around us. These ties contribute to the human and cultural environment present in certain parts of Barcelona and enables members of the university community to enjoy both the city's services and those of the UB.

   

Why study at Universitat de Barcelona

Why choose the University of Barcelona?

  • It is the top-rated Spanish university in the most prestigious international university rankings.
  • It is among the 25 best universities of the world with more than 400 years of history.
  • It is situated in Barcelona, one of the best university cities in the World.
  • It offers a wide range of course offerings: bachelor’s degree courses, master’s degree courses, doctoral programs and other specific courses and programs.

Student services & facilities

Students at the University of Barcelona have access to the best services and support materials for every aspect of their academic lives:


Library FACILITIES

A network of sixteen different library centres located on-campus in the UB's faculties and schools.

Language learning

The UB offers a wide range of learning options for more than thirty languages.

Sports

100,000 sq m of sports facilities hosting a wide range of directed activities and providing a series of installations for community use, among which are swimming pools, tennis courts, directed activity and fitness rooms, football and rugby pitches, a sports centre and an athletics track.

IT FACILITIES

Teaching activity at the University of Barcelona is fully supported by the Virtual Campus, an online learning environment adapted to the needs of face-to-face, blended and distance learning models. UB students also have access to the University’s numerous computer rooms across its campuses. The UB also provides Wi-Fi coverage on all campuses.

Accommodation

The University of Barcelona offers a range of accommodation options, enabling you to find the best match for your needs and expectations:


UB Halls of Residence:

The University of Barcelona is the only public university in Catalonia to operate its own halls of residence, which in addition to accommodation and meals offer students an environment in which to broaden their personal, cultural and scientific horizons.
The University of Barcelona halls of residence provide accommodation and meals seven days a week, but also aims to do much more. The university wants those of you who choose to stay with them to experience university life in the best possible company, alongside other students who are likely to become lifelong friends.


UB University Residence:

The University of Barcelona also has its own university residence, operated by a private company.


Affiliated halls of residence:

Students may choose from a range of halls of residence affiliated to the University of Barcelona.


Private university residences:

Private residences offer special rates and other advantages to University of Barcelona students.

Contact

Universitat de Barcelona

Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585
08007 Barcelona Catalunya
Spain

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www.ub.edu

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