University of Barcelona

Clinical Investigation


The main objective of the course is to provide health sciences and biomedical science graduates with the research skills necessary to access doctoral studies. The focus of the programme is on improving all skills related to research methodology, within the clinical framework of each particular specialization.
The master's degree in Clinical Research has a study load of 60 credits and offers the following specializations:
  • Critical and Emergency Care
  • Organ, Tissue and Cell Donation and Transplantation
  • Liver Diseases
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Applied and Translational Oncology
  • International Health

Basic information

Interuniversity Yes
Main university Universitat Barcelona
  • Universitat Barcelona
  • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
  • Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Credits 60
Mode of delivery Presencial
Bridging courses No
  • Applied and Translational Oncology
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Critical and Emergency Care
  • Disorders of the Liver
  • International Health
  • Organ, Tissue and Cell Donation and Transplant
  • Respiratory Medicine
Faculty or school SED - Campus Clínic
Number of places available 140 (across all specializations)
Language(s) of instruction 70 % English and 30 % Spanish
Approximate price per credit 46,50 euros per credit (82 euros for students who are not EU nationals and do not currently reside in Spain). Fees for the academic year 2019-2020.