University of Barcelona

Contemporary History and Today's World


Pre-enrolment calendar

- First period 11 February - 18 April 2022.

- Second period 20 April - 21 June 2022.

- Third period: 1 - 9 September 2022.

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

Selection criteria

The Admissions Committee selects candidates based on the following criteria:
  • Weighted average grade for previous studies.
    Maximum score: 4
  • Academic profile: credit is given from previous studies in history, social and political sciences and related subjects.
    Maximum score: 3
  • Suitability of professional record: taking into account experience in historical research, cultural management and education.
    Maximum score: 2
  • Other criteria (grants, participation in projects).
    Maximum score: 1


Once the application period has expired, and within a maximum of 15 days, the Admissions Committee will publish an admissions list and notify individual candidates. Unsuccessful candidates will have a period of 10 days in which to lodge an appeal or request a review of the decision.


Closed Enrolment