Objectives and competences

The main aim of the course is to provide an overview of the cosmetic sector, covering the various aspects that can be addressed professionally by those who may be interested in working in this field (regulatory, marketing, and research and development departments, among others).
A notable feature of the course is that students can undertake placements in companies during both academic years.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Farmàcia i Ciències de l'Alimentació
Branch of knowledge
  • Pharmacy
  • Chemistry
Mode of deliveryBlended
Length of course2 academic years
Language(s) of instructionEnglish;Spanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 5.500,00 €
Second year: 5.500,00 €
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:29/01/2024
Master's degree course homepage www.ub.edu/tecnofarm
ManagmentDel Pozo Carrascosa , Alfons
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 basic training in the design, preparation, working procedures, quality assurance and legislation of cosmetic preparations.
- To gain in-depth knowledge of specific areas, including scientific research in dermopharmacy and cosmetology, aspects of business training and their application in the sector, distribution and sale of preparations, and specific aspects of pharmaceutical distribution channels.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Graduates, PhD holders or specialists, preferably in disciplines related to the health sciences.
- Professionals in the dermopharmaceutical or cosmetics industry (prior professional experience related to the course content is valued).

Access requirements and conditions



06/11/2023 30/01/2024

Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Facultat de Farmàcia i Ciències de l'Alimentació
Av. Joan XXIII, 27-31

08028 - Barcelona
Email address:lclaraso@ub.edu
Observations:Monday to Thursday, from 6 to 9 p.m.

For further enquiries

Address:Lídia Clarasó Aparicio
Av. Joan XXIII, 27-31

08028 - Barcelona
Email address:lclaraso@ub.edu
Observations:from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.