Objectives and competences

The Master's Degree on International Studies is a UB own postgraduate programme (60 ETCS) The master's degree is a unique personal, training and working experience in a international and multicultural context. Students have different nationalities, training and professional careers. The master's degree has been imparted continually since the 1989-1990 academic year.
In the first year, the classes start in October and end in June (Modules I to VI). In the second year, from September to July, students work on the research report (Modules VII to IX). These final modules can be taken as distance courses.

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
  • Interdisciplinary
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course2 academic years
Language(s) of instructionSpanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 3.000,00 €
Second year: 1.500,00 €
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:16/10/2023
Master's degree course homepage www.ub.edu/mei
ManagmentBadia Martí, Ana Maria
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


- Examine in detail the phenomenon of international society and to understand the complex institutional structure of its global relationships today.
- To study international organizations and the main issues in international cooperation between institutions (including peace-keeping, international economy and trade, development cooperation, protection and fostering of human rights, and the environment) starting from general examinations of contemporary history, international economy, public international law and international relations.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Graduates and holders of pre-EHEA degrees and diplomas with Spanish or foreign qualifications who are interested in developing their professional career in the international arena, within international public services and non-governmental organizations.

Access requirements:
- academic transcript, qualification, interest in the course and in working systematically with it.
- Professional experience, foreign language skills and the experience of studying abroad will also be taken into account.

Access requirements and conditions


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Facultat de Dret
Av. Diagonal 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:mei@ub.edu
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 5 to 9 p.m. (in order to enrol, students are required to apply for admission to the master's degree in advance; see admission conditions at www.ub.edu/mei).

For further enquiries

Address:Coordinación académica del Máster
Despacho 123, Facultat de dret, Av. Diagonal 684

Email address:mei@ub.edu
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.