Master On Campus

Management and Communication in Social and Solidarity Entities

9 months
3975 EUR/full
3975 EUR/full
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This Management and Communication in Social and Solidarity Entities master at Abat Oliba - CEU University is for graduates interested in pursuing careers in the social and solidarity economy, as well as in development cooperation programmes. Entrepreneurs and company managers looking to implement issues relating to corporate social responsibility.


Why study at the UAO CEU?

1. Forward-thinking perspective

This Management and Communication in Social and Solidarity Entities master’s programme at Abat Oliba - CEU University offers an in-depth exploration of the dynamics underlying business, society and the environment. The solidarity economy is the point of convergence for associations, foundations, co-operativism, work placements for the disadvantaged, mutualism, ethical financing and fair trade; all of these are key instruments in achieving the sustainable development goals approved by the United Nations.

The goal of this master’s programme is to promote the concept of a socially responsible territory to develop new forms of social entrepreneurship, work placements for disadvantaged persons, social innovation projects, the creation of corporate social responsibility departments and to foster development cooperation programmes.

This official master's degree can boast 14 years of experience promoting the solidarity economy and corporate social responsibility (CSR), and is aimed at fostering efficiency in the field of cooperative societies, NGOs and the management of development cooperation programmes.

Students will have the possibility of studying the programme online, thanks to real-time connections to the classroom where the programme is taught, at the Faculty of Social Sciences at UAO CEU.

2. Professional development

Programme of real placements with organisations working in the solidarity economy. National and international job’s board with more than 2,300 collaborating companies with internship placements in over 20 countries.

3. Teaching staff

Our teaching staff comprises accredited experts and professionals chosen for their prestige, recognition and specialisation in the field of management and communication of social and solidarity organisations, in both the public and private sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication Management in Social and Solidary Entities
  • Economic and Financial Management of the Social and Solidary Economy
  • Juridical and Economic Instruments for the Development of the Social and Solidary Economy
  • Sustainability of the Social Entities
  • Final Master's Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Enrolment application via website, sending of the documents and formalisation of admission at the University.
  • A passport copy
  • Copy of the Graduated qualification title
  • Accrediting certification of the university studies taken on the university of origin
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Admission form specific to each programme
  • Sworn translation of the official qualifications 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3975 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3975 EUR for the full programme during 9 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3975 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3975 EUR for the full programme during 9 months.

Living costs for Barcelona

770 - 1360 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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