Objectives and competences

The latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders are presented. The main objective is the update aimed at improving professional practice in the different fields of application of clinical psychopathology. The programme has been designed with a moderate teaching load to make it compatible with professional activity and other training activities. It consists of both face-to-face activities and remote sessions to give students flexibility in the way they take the course and can arrange their schedules according to their availability.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateSpecialization diploma
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Psicologia
Branch of knowledge
  • Behavioural sciences and psychology
Mode of deliveryBlended
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionSpanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 1.880,00 €
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:15/11/2024
Master's degree course homepage http://www.ub.es/personal/postg.htm
ManagmentGutiérrez Maldonado, José
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 acquire a specialized understanding of clinical psychopathology.
- To acquire knowledge about the latest advances in the diagnosis and treatment of major mental disorders as well as in basic research with clinical impact.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Graduates in psychology, medicine or other areas of the health sciences.

The possibility of entering is also foreseen for non-degreed students who, due to their professional or personal background, are considered to be in a position to follow the course. In this case, the degree that these students opt for is a degree of university extension.

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 Psicologia
Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron, 171

08035 - Barcelona
Email address:jgutierrezm@ub.edu
Observations:629 717 113 (alternate phone).

For further enquiries

Address:Dr. José Gutiérrez Maldonado
Facultat de Psicologia. Universitat de Barcelona
Pg. Vall d'Hebron, 171
08035 - Barcelona
Email address:jgutierrezm@ub.edu
Telephone:93 3125123
Observations:629 717 113 (alternate phone).