University of Barcelona

Information for the student – Medicines, Health and the Healthcare System


Medical attention - Master

Welcome to the master's internal website.
The main topic of study in this master's degree is medicines in healthcare systems. The teaching-learning objectives include the acquisition of competences for effective, efficient interprofessional work to bring about changes and improvements in current professional practice and research.

The master's degree is aimed graduates in any discipline. Students would benefit from academic training or professional experience in health, although it is not a formal requirement.

This is a newly created master's degree within the Catalan university system, designed to meet changing demands in society and the labour market. The main attraction of the programme degree is its interdisciplinary nature: participating organizations include various health science faculties and professional associations, such as the Spanish Society of Hospital Pharmacy, the Spanish Society of Community Pharmacy, the College of Pharmacists of Barcelona and the Catalan Health Service, which is responsible for the provision of public healthcare across Catalonia.

Basic information

Interuniversity No
Credits 60
Mode of delivery Presencial
Bridging courses Yes
Faculty or school Faculty of Pharmacy and Food Science
Number of places available 20
Language(s) of instruction Spanish: 70%, Catalan: 30%
Approximate price per credit 27.67 euros per credit (82 euros for students who are not EU nationals and do not currently reside in Spain). Fees for the academic year 2022-2023