Admission and access

Deadline and on line application

If you are interested in enrolling in a PhD program of the Faculty of Chemistry of the UB, you can submit your application online using the link provided below. You will be required to attach the corresponding supporting documentation requested, according to the origin of your degree. 

The doctorate programs coordinated by the Faculty of Chemistry to which admission and acces for the 2022/23 course may be requested are:

From March 28th, 2022 to July 20th, 2022

  • Analytical Chemistry and the Environment
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences
  • Organic Chemistry

 

From April 20th, 2022 to July 20th, 2022

  • Electrochemistry. Science and Technology
  • Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling

 

Admission

Admission to a doctoral program will be the responsibility of the corresponding Academic Committee. Such Committee will assess if the candidate meets the requirements to be admitted to the program. 

The Academic Committee will only take into consideration applications that have been completed, thus with the status: "Status Admission: Registered". It is the responsibility of the applicant to verify that the application is correctly completed. 

IMPORTANT: If the admission application is resolved favorably, the process will continue. The applicant will proceed to the “Access” procedure using a link that will be sent by mail. 

Access with a Spanish title

The documentation that you will have to attach will depend on your access route. For example, if you access via an official Master's degree, the required documentation would be the following: 

  • Spanish National Identity Document, Passport or EU Identity Document.
  • Bachelor's degree certificate or the Bachelor's degree payment receipt (the original and a copy or a certified copy). 
  • Master's degree certificate or the Master's degree payment receipt (the original and a copy or a certified copy). 
  • Official academic certificate of the Bachelor's degree, including courses and marks, for students who have not previously studied the Bachelor's degree at University of Barcelona or an Academic record for students who have studied the Bachelor’s degree at University of Barcelona. 
  • Official academic certificate of the Master's degree, including courses and marks, for students who have not previously studied a Bachelor's and/or a Master's degree in the University of Barcelona or an Academic record for students who have studied a Bachelor's and/or a Master's degree in the University of Barcelona.  

 

Students with academic certificates signed electronically, will only have to upload the files to the application.

Students with academic certificates WITHOUT electronic signatures will have to upload the files to the online application platform and, in addition, scertified copies of the documentation either by certified postal mail or deliver them in person (Monday to Friday from 10 am to 1 pm), at the address indicated below.

If you have been accepted, you must take the commitment document signed by all the people involved to the Postgraduate Secretariat before registering.

Access with foreign studies

You must be in possession of an Official Bachelor's degree or equivalent, and an official Master's degree. This implies to have passed a minimum of 300 ECTS credits in the degree and master's counted together. You must attach to the application the following documentation: 

  • Spanish National Identity Document, Passport or EU Identity Document.
  • Bachelor's degree certificate.
  • Master's degree certificate.
  • Official academic certificate of the Bachelor's degree, including courses and marks.
  • Official academic certificate of the Master's degree, including courses and marks.

 

You may find here the detailed information about the requirements on foreign academic documentations. Please, check the link in order to avoid any incidents with the documents that may delay the resolution of your request. 

The request of study of equivalence of foreign studies for the access to doctorate programs implies the payment of the corresponding fee, as established by the Catalan government for each academic year. For this year are 218.15 euros. 

IMPORTANT: In order for the access resolution to be definitive, in addition to uploading all the indicated documentation to the online platform, you will have to send it by post or messenger to the address indicated below. You may send certified photocopies, translated and legalized through diplomatic channels, if applicable. If the title or certificate is issued in English, translation will not be necessary.

The incidences in the documentation delay the resolution of the requests and, therefore, the registration. We advise you to check the documentation you have to present and the requirements that academic documents issued abroad must meet.

If you have been accepted, you must take the commitment document signed by all the people involved to the Postgraduate Secretariat before registering.

Legalization 

Official translations - (list of official translators)

Certified copies

Contact address

The Postgraduate Secretary address is:

    Secretaría de posgrado
    Facultad de Química
    Universidad de Barcelona
    C/ Martí i Franquès, 1-11
    E-08028 - Barcelona
    Spain

 

Phone: +34 934 021 201

E-mail address: postgrau.quimica@ub.edu

Contact persons: