Objectives and competences

This expert diploma, linked to the Master's Degree in Public Policy: Prevention of Jihadist Terrorism at the University of Barcelona, provides complete, practical training based on Security, Criminology, Political Science, History, Sociology, Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Psychology, Neuroscience, Social Education, Humanities and Communication. This programme offers quality professional training for police officers and other jobs. In addition, it facilitates access to work in interdisciplinary teams involving public policies with societal impact.

This postgraduate course forms part of the master's degree or postgraduate degree

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateExpert diploma
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Dret
Branch of knowledge
  • Social sciences, social work, industrial relations and human resources, sociology, political science and international relations
  • History, archaeology, geography, philosophy and humanities
  • Behavioural sciences and psychology
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan;Spanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 998,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:30/09/2024
Master's degree course homepage http://www.ub.edu/mpr/
ManagmentTorrens Llambrich, Xavier
Open pre-enrolmentYes
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences


- To train for a basic specialisation in new professional skills that prevent Islam radicalization, Jihadist terrorism and global security within various areas and public policies.
- Acquire training in the prevention of radicalization and violent extremism for graduates in political sciences, sociology, security, law, criminology, public management and administration, social work, social education, mediation, journalism, audiovisual communication, psychology, anthropology, humanities, primary school teaching, secondary school teaching, political advisors, public managers, immigration officials, LGTBI specialists, anti-rumour specialists, heads of security, managers of sports or leisure entities, and other professionals in the area of prevention of radicalization.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Degree or diploma holders.
- Students without a degree are also admitted, especially commandos and police officers, and opt for an Expert Certificate from the University of Barcelona.

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.



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Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Facultat de Dret
Avinguda Diagonal, 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:master.pr@ub.edu
Telephone:93 402 19 24
Observations:contacteu per correu electrònic o des del lloc web per saber-ne els horaris.

For further enquiries

Address:Xavier Torrens Llambrich
Avinguda Diagonal, 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:master.pr@ub.edu
Observations:contacteu per correu electrònic o des del lloc web per obtenir més informació sobre el curs i fer-hi la preinscripció.

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