University of Barcelona

Information for the student – Oceanography and Marine Environmental Management


Mar seagull - Master of Oceanography and Marine Environment Management - Faculty of Biology - University of Barcelona

Master's degree in Oceanography and Marine Environmental Management: an interuniversity master's degree for graduates looking to specialize in marine sciences.
The master's degree in Oceanography and Marine Environmental Management is an official postgraduate degree offered by the UB and the UPC to graduates in experimental sciences and engineering who wish to specialize in marine sciences, either for professional purposes or as preparation for doctoral studies and a research career.
This master's degree replaces the former programme Marine Sciences: Oceanography and Marine Environmental Management, which was offered between the academic years 2007-2008 and 2012-2013. The degree is the preferred qualification for accessing the doctoral programme in Marine Sciences offered jointly by the UB and UPC.

Basic information

Main universityUniversitat Barcelona
  • Universitat Barcelona
  • Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Mode of deliveryPresencial
Bridging coursesNo
Faculty or schoolFaculty of Biology
Number of places available50
Language(s) of instructionSpanish (55%), Catalan (40%) and English (5%)
Approximate price per credit27.67 euros per credit (82 euros for students who are not EU nationals and do not currently reside in Spain). Fees for the academic year 2023-2024