University of Barcelona

Criminology, Criminal Justice Policy and Sociology of Criminal Law


Pre-enrolment calendar

  • 25 January - 18 June 2021(inclusive).

Notification of resolutions: 30 March and 30 June.

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

The Admissions Committee will assess the suitability of each candidate and assign a score on a 0'15 scale. The following selection criteria are applied:
  • Previous degree in an area of social sciences, legal sciences, humanities or health sciences (5 points).
  • Academic record, if the candidate's transcript was issued within the last five years (3 points).
  • Curriculum vitae: scientific activities related to the course content (publications, conferences, seminars, etc). Particular credit will be given for professional experience related to the course content (3 points).
  • English language skills and knowledge of other languages that do not have official status in Spain (2 points).
  • Statement of interest: Candidates should attach a written statement outlining the reasons for their application to the degree (2 points).


Admission decisions will be announced at the end of each pre-enrolment period.
• First announcement: 30 March 2020
• Second announcement: 30 June 2020

The Committee will consider all documentation submitted up before 20 March and 19 June respectively.

Successful candidates must pay a fee of €300 to reserve their place on the course.


Closed Enrolment