University of Barcelona

Food Research, Development and Innovation


Pre-enrolment calendar

  • First period: 10 February  - 26 March 2021

    Notification: 29 March - 2 April


  • Second period: 5 April - 21 May 2021

    Notification: 24 May - 28 May


  • Third period: 1 June - 2 July 2021

    Notification: 5 - 9 July

Closed 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

  • Pre-enrolment application
  • Copy of degree certificate or equivalent qualification. In case of admission, foreign degrees that require so should be translated and authenticated through diplomatic channels before completing the enrolment.
  • Other specific documentation related to the selection criteria

Where to submit the documentation:
Secretary's Office for Students and Teaching Staff at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Food Sciences.
Documents can be submitted in person or sent by email to

Selection criteria

  1. Academic transcript (60%): consideration will be given to the grades obtained (40%) and the number of credits taken in subjects related to food and nutrition or in subjects that contribute to the basic training required for admission to this master's degree (20%).
  2. Curriculum vitae (30%): credit will be given for experience in the subjects included in the master's degree syllabus.
  3. Statement of interest, outlining the candidate's reasons for applying (10%).


If considered necessary, the Committee may interview candidates to clarify aspects related to their documentation and their previous training and experience.

Admissions decisions will be announced publicly. All pre-enrolled students will be notified and the decision will be posted on the webpage for the master's degree.



  • 1 - 5 April

  • 27 - 31 May

  • 9 - 12 de July

After evaluating all the applications received in each period, the corresponding acceptance notifications will be sent, which will be communicated via email individually.


Closed Enrolment