Objectives and competences

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateSpecialization diploma
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Dret
Branch of knowledge
  • Gender studies and feminist studies
  • Interdisciplinary
  • 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 instructionCatalan;Spanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 666,31 €
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:15/10/2024
ManagmentPumar Beltrán, Núria
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


General objectives:
- Advance in compliance with Law 17/2015, 21 July, on effective equality between women and men (LIEDH), regarding the obligation for basic, progressive, lifelong training on gender and the gender perspective taught by expert staff.
- To provide an experience of theoretical and practical learning that imparts skills to detect and analyse gender inequalities and qualifies graduates to design, implement and assess public policies on real equality between women and men among employees of the Catalan public administration.
- To implement changes of varying intensity in everyday tasks as a public employee from a gender perspective.

Specific objectives:
- To analyse public problems from a comparative perspective.
- To assess public problems from a gender perspective.
- To analyse and interpret indicators from a gender perspective.
- To formulate alternatives to tackle public problems from a gender perspective.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Leading figures in gender from departments of the Government of Catalonia and other government bodies.
- Staff of the Catalan Institute for Women (ICD).

Admission requirements: university degree or diploma.

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:Escola Administració Pública de Catalunya
Carrer Girona, 20

08010 - Barcelona
Email address:

For further enquiries

Address:Nuria Pumar Beltran
Av. Diagonal 684

08034 - Barcelona
Email address:npumar@ub.edu