University of Barcelona

Accounting and Taxation


Pre-enrolment calendar

- First period: 24 January - 1 April 2022.
Notification of decisions: 7 April.

- Second period: 2 April - 03 July 2022.
Notification of decisions: 11 July.

- Third period: July 04 - 01 September 2022.
Notification of decisions: 03 September.

Open Pre-enrolment



  • Pre-enrolment fee: A pre-enrolment fee of 30,21 euros is charged. Students who apply to more than one master's degree must pay the fee for each pre-enrolment request. Pre-enrolment requests cannot be processed until this fee has been paid.Fees will only be refunded if the master's degree in question is suspended.
  • Reserved places: A maximum of 5% of the new places of the master's degree are reserved for students who meet the general and specific access requirements and accredit the recognition of a degree of disability equal to or greater than 33%.

Required documentation

Selection criteria

  1. The candidate's academic record for the previous degree. The Committee will focus in particular on previous training in the subjects of accounting and taxation. Candidates should demonstrate that they have a sufficient level of training to meet the requirements of the master's degree subjects. Weighting: 65%.

  2. A previous qualification in a field related to the master's degree content. Candidates who hold qualifications in business administration and management, economics or law will be given priority. Weighting: 25%.

  3. The candidate's professional experience, particularly in accounting and taxation. Credit will be given for professional experience in fields related to the course subjects. Weighting: 5%.

  4. Recommendation letters from former teachers or people who have had close relations with the candidate. Particular credit will be given for letters of recommendation from former lecturers that describe the candidate's performance in their subject and in the course overall (generally, the lecturer should state where he/she would rank the candidate in comparison to other students that he/she has taught in the past). The letter should also describe the candidate's analytical skills and level of motivation. Weighting: 5%.

  • In certain circumstances, the Academic Committee may ask candidates to attend an interview or to provide additional documents in order to clarify certain aspects of the application.


The final announcement of admission decisions will be made by the Coordination Committee. Successful candidates will be notified individually and via an announcement on the master's degree web page. Candidates may appeal against, or request a review of, the Committee's decision up to 10 days after they have received the notification.


Closed Enrolment