Universitat de Barcelona

GEMMOLOGY (2022-2024)

General information

This course may undergo changes in the calendar, teaching methodology or assessment procedure depending on the course of events and the guidelines of health authorities in relation to the COVID-19 crisis. Notwithstanding, the quality of the training and the achievement of objectives are guaranteed in all cases.
Qualification awarded: Expert (Degree Universitat Barcelona)
  • Garcia Vallès, Mª Teresa
  • Calvet Pallàs, Maria Teresa
Number of credits: 20,00
Length of course (in academic years): 2
Mode of delivery (face-to-face/ blended/ distance): Face-to-face
Centre responsible : Faculty of Earth Sciences
In-company placement(s): Yes (consult conditions with the course directors)
Enrolment fee:
  • First year:1.270,00 €
  • Second year:1.386,00 €
  • An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
Classes begin: 10/4/2022

Objectives and admission

Learning objectives:
To gain specialist training in the field of gemmology.

Recommended applicant profiles and admission requirements:
University graduates and those interested in the study of gemmology.

Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:
Students who are not university graduates may be admitted on these courses. These students will be eligible for a university extension course certificate.Information regarding the entry requirements in this case can be obtained from the course coordinators.

Date on which pre-enrolment begins: 9/6/2022
Date on which pre-enrolment ends: 9/20/2022

Further information


Name of individual or institution: Facultat de Ciències de la Terra
Address: C/ Martí i Franques s/n 08028 Barcelona Espanya
Email address: masters.ciencies.terra@ub.edu
Webpage: https://www.ub.edu/portal/web/ciencies-terra/masters-i-postgraus
Telephone: 934021336

Observations: First-year theory (Tuesday and Thursday, from 7.30 to 9 p.m.), second-year theory (Monday and Wednesday, from 7.30 to 9 p.m.), first-year practical activities (Tuesday, from 5.30 to 7.30 p.m., and Thursday, from 5.30 to 7.30 p.m.), second-year practical activities (Monday, from 4 to 7.30 p.m., and Wednesday, from 4 to 7.30 p.m.). Wednesday and Thursday groups only open if there are at least 15 students.


Name of individual or institution: Mª Teresa Garcia Vallès
Address: C/ Martí i Franques s/n Facultat de Ciències de la Terra 08028 Barcelona Espanya
Email address: escolagem@ub.edu
Webpage: http://www.ub.edu/escgem/
Telephone: 934021348

Observations: Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.