University of Barcelona

Information for the student – Aquaculture


The timetables are also indicated in the section calendar. The classes are distributed between 15 and 20h, with slight differences depending on the case of each university. At the beginning of each module exposes the university organizing their schedules.

The first day of classes includes a presentation session of the master in charge of the three coordinators of the same and an invited lecture that aim to help students contextualize the aquaculture sector and its conditions before entering the specific teaching modules.

The master is always attends in the afternoon. It is considered that the Master requires complete dedication to it. The times are too concentrated to allow the student to take it in a full year.


Consult timetables and classrooms at the University of Barcelona for the current academic year

The three teaching modules are studied successively in each of the universities as follows: 


Faculty or College


Physiology of the species of interest in aquaculture

Faculty of Biology of UB

Aquatic animal health and welfare

Facultay de Veterinary of UAB, in Campus of Bellaterra

Aquaculture as a productive sector

College of Agriculture of UPC, in Campus del Baix Llobregat (Castelldefels)