Objectives and competences

This course provides students with rigorous and specialized training in European personal data protection law. The lecturers are highly qualified legal and technical experts. The course offers the possibility of internships in law firms and institutions specializing in data protection and cybersecurity.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateSpecialization diploma
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Dret
Branch of knowledge
  • Law and legal specializations
  • Computer and systems engineering
  • Social sciences, social work, industrial relations and human resources, sociology, political science and international relations
Mode of deliveryBlended
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionEnglish;Spanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 1.900,00 €
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:26/04/2024
ManagmentTarres Vives , Marc
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 study European Union and Spanish law related to the protection of personal data.
- Curricular placements.
- To launch a career as a professional data protection officer.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Graduates in law, public administration and management, political science, business administration and management, private investigation and, in general, anyone who wishes to work professionally as a data protection officer. Therefore, the course is open to Computer Engineers and Personal Data Analysts.

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:Facultat de Dret
Diagonal 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:postgrad.pdp@ub.edu
Observations:Friday, from 4 to 8 p.m.

For further enquiries

Address:Marta Ortega Gómez
Diagonal 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:postgrad.pdp@ub.edu
Observations:During the month of July, class time will change on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays.