Universitat de Barcelona


What you will learn

In this bachelor's degree you learn about the theoretical principles and practical applications of physical phenomena. This training offers the best way to understand the laws that govern these phenomena and the models that explain them through scientific reasoning.

Number of ECTS credits: 240
Branch of knowledge: Sciences
Faculty or school: Faculty of Physics

What you will need

Personal interest in the operation of physical phenomena in different fields, including astronomy, meteorology, the behaviour of materials, electronics, electromagnetism and optics.

Motivation in the study of science and new technologies.

Logical reasoning skills.

Ability in the study of mathematics and physics.

Successfully completed school leaver studies in science and technology, especially in physics and mathematics. Applicants are also recommended to have completed upper secondary school subjects in electrical engineering, chemistry, biology, earth science and environmental science.

Distribution of credits

Subject area typeECTS credits
Basic training60
Compulsory placements0
Compulsory final project6

It is possible for students to complete a pathway of 300 credits and write their Final Project in a period of five years. This option will enable them to complete the two EHEA bachelor's degrees Physics and Mathematics at the same time.

Subjects (information available in Catalan)

Admission for students with studies completed outside Spain

Admission for students with studies completed outside Spain.

Applicants holding higher educational qualifications from a university outside Spain should consult the page Admission with foreign qualifications to find out about specific admission requirements.

Fields in which you can work

Basic and applied research.
Industrial R&D.
Meteorological services.
Health care.
The environment.
Nuclear physics.
Private sector IT.