University of Barcelona

Cognitive Science and Language


Pre-enrolment calendar

- First period: 15 March - 31 May 2021.
Notification of resolutions: before 20 June.

- Second period: 1 June - 5 July 2021.
Notification of resolutions: before 20 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

Where to submit the documentation:
Documentation can be sent by email to

Scanned copies are accepted for the purposes of pre-enrolment only. To complete the final enrolment process, original copies of all documents are required.
For academic guidance and the selection of a specialization, students can contact one of the master's coordinators, preferably the coordinator in the preferred area of research and/or at the preferred university.
For administrative and other questions, students can contact

Selection criteria

The Admissions Committee evaluates candidates on the basis of the following criteria, weighted as shown:
  • Previous studies (50%)
  • Curriculum vitae and statement of interest (30%)
  • English language skills (20%)

When reviewing candidate's degrees in relation to the academic requirements, the Committee will assess the similarity of each degree to this master's degree as well as each candidate's academic record. If necessary, candidates may be asked to provide samples of their academic work or to attend a personal interview.


An Admissions Committee made up of representatives from the five participating universities select the candidates for admission to the programme. Students may be asked to attend a personal interview.


Closed Enrolment