Objectives and competences

The Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Sexology and Sex Education consists of solid scientific and multidisciplinary training in the different aspects of human sexuality addressed using a holistic approach, and introduces the study of dysfunctions and couple relationships from a bio-psycho-social perspective. The diploma has been offered over three times and is a well-established, benchmark course in the training of professionals in sexology. Sexual problems can stem from a range of different sources. Biological, cultural and psychological factors may be the cause of sexual disorders.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateSpecialization diploma
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
Branch of knowledge
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Education sciences
  • Medicine and dentistry
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan
Enrolment fee:First year: 3.000,00 €
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:16/01/2024
ManagmentCastelo-Branco Flores, Camil Andreu
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


To learn how to define, update and explain the concept of sexuality and its biopsychosocial, human and cultural aspects.
- To learn sexual anatomy and physiology, the male and female sexual response, sexually transmitted diseases, sexual dysfunctions, psychosexual
evolution, the process of constructing sexual identity and determination of sexual roles.
- To understand the role of the sexology professional and learn to carry out professional functions.
- To carry out tasks related to the prevention of sexually transmitted diseases and health education, and to promote good clinical practice and the use of scientific evidence among sexologists.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Degree and diploma holders from any course who are interested in studying human sexuality.

Access requirements and conditions



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Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
C/ Casanova 145

08036 - Barcelona
Email address:master.sexologia@ub.edu
Observations:Friday and Saturday once a month (in addition to elective activities during the week from Monday to Friday, primarily on Wednesdays, from 4 to 8 pm and Saturday from 9 am to 2 pm).

For further enquiries

Address:Gemma Calatrava
Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut
C/ Casanova, 143. Ala Nord, 2ª planta.
08036 - Barcelona
Email address:gcalatravaa@ub.edu
Telephone:+34 934 039 684
Observations:Department Surgery and Surgical Specializations