Objectives and competences

The Master's degree on Global Security Policies: Prevention of Jihadist Terrorism at the University of Barcelona provides comprehensive, practical training to prevent extremism, based on Security, Criminology, Political Science, History, Sociology, Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Social Education, Communication, Psychology, Humanities and others.

The master's degree programme provides quality professional training that fits in well with the academic training to work in interdisciplinary teams with different public policies that have a social impact on Jihadist terrorism and other forms of violent extremism.

Courses of postgraduate course that integrate the master or postgraduate degree and that can be processed separately

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Dret
Branch of knowledge
  • Social sciences, social work, industrial relations and human resources, sociology, political science and international relations
  • History, archaeology, geography, philosophy and humanities
  • Law and legal specializations
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan;Spanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 3.618,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):Yes
Classes begin:02/10/2023
Master's degree course homepage http://www.ub.edu/mpr/
ManagmentTorrens Llambrich, Xavier
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences


- Acquire professional training that will open up new job opportunities, and to strengthen new skills in the prevention of radicalization in various areas and in public policies.
- Training in the field of preventing radicalization and violent extremism, as a graduate in Political Science, Security, Criminology, History, Sociology, Law, Journalism, Social Education, Management and Public Administration, Social Work, Mediation , Audiovisual Communication, Psychology, Anthropology or Humanities, as a political advisor, public manager, migration technician, gender equality technician, LGTBI technician, anti-rumour agent, head of security or manager of sports or leisure organizations or as to another professional in the field of the prevention of radicalization and extremism.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Degree or diploma holders.
- Students who do not hold a university degree can be also admitted to this course, and will receive a university extension certificate on completion.

Access requirements and conditions



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Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Facultat de Dret
Avinguda Diagonal, 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:master.pr@ub.edu
Telephone:93 402 19 24
Observations:You must contact via email or web page.

For further enquiries

Address:Xavier Torrens Llambrich
Avinguda Diagonal, 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:master.pr@ub.edu
Observations:You must contact via email or web page to get more information about the course and the pre-enrolment.