Objectives and competences

With more than 30 years of experience and top-tier teaching staff, this master's degree is taught both by the University of Barcelona and the University Pompeu Fabra. Students will have at their disposal all bibliographical and digital material from both institutions. This allows them to access a large number of national and international legal databases and obtain bibliographic material from other universities through the interlibrary loan.

Founded by Dr Santiago Mir Puig, it is currently directed by Jesús Mª Silva (UPF) and Víctor Gómez (UB), and coordinated by Mirentxu Convoy (UB) and Ricardo Robles (UPF).

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Dret
Branch of knowledge
  • Law and legal specializations
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course2 academic years
Language(s) of instructionSpanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 2.775,00 €
Second year: 3.975,00 €
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:14/10/2024
Master's degree course homepage hhttps://www.il3.ub.edu/ca/estudiants
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


To acquire specialist training in criminal law.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Lawyers, prosecutors, judges, attorneys, court secretaries, civil servants employed in the Ministry of Justice and other ministries and law graduates in general.

Access requirements: general knowledge of criminal law, substantive law and procedural law.

Access requirements and conditions


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Univ. Barcelona - Univ. Pompeu Fabra
UB: Av. Diagonal, 684 (08034 Barcelona)
UPF: Ramon Trias Fargas, 25-27 (08005 Barcelona)
08071 - Barcelona
Email address:masterpenal.dret@ub.edu / masterpenal.dret@upf.edu
Telephone:93 403 93 02
Observations:the first course is held on Monday (University of Barcelona), Tuesday (Pompeu Fabra University) and Friday according to the calendar, while the second course is held on Wednesday (University of Barcelona), Thursday (Pompeu Fabra University) and Friday according to the calendar.

For further enquiries

Address:IL3 - Fundació UB - Oficina Formació Continuada
Ciutat de Granada, 131
Sra. Elena Cejas
08018 - Barcelona
Email address:ecejas.il3.ub.edu
Observations:Monday to Friday, from 8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.