Objectives and competences

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateSpecialization diploma
Faculty or schoolInstitut de Formació Contínua IL3
Branch of knowledge
  • Nursing
Mode of deliveryDistance
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionSpanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 3.190,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:06/11/2023
Master's degree course homepage http://www.il3.ub.edu/ca/postgrau/postgrau-direccio-gestio-centres-residencials-recursos-gerontologics.html
ManagmentTorruella Torres, Albert
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


- To acquire professional accreditation for the management of residential and care centres and human resources management in the general field of gerontology.
- To learn to manage a residential centre and other gerontological care resources.
- To identify the characteristics and requirements of the users of the various institutions with a view to offering quality personalized care.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Degree or diploma holders (previous experience in the management of centres and gerontology resources is not required).
- Directors, managers and management staff working in residential homes and other care facilities.
- Professionals working in gerontological services.

Access requirements and conditions

The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131

08018 - Barcelona
Email address:info@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:93 403 96 96
Observations:Online learning.

For further enquiries

Address:Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131

08018 - Barcelona
Email address:info@il3.ub.edu
Telephone:93 309 36 54
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.