12 months
82 EUR/credit 4920 EUR/year
28 EUR/credit 1680 EUR/year
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One Health: the best strategy for protecting the health of the population. Do you want to be part of it? This profession-oriented Zoonoses and One Health programme at the Autonomous University of Barcelona responds to the need for highly qualified professionals, with well-rounded, multidisciplinary training that encompasses human, animal and environmental health.


On the Zoonoses and One Health programme at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, you will learn to work effectively and collaboratively on preventing, monitoring, managing and informing on biological hazards and infectious diseases in the new scenarios brought about worldwide by globalisation and climate change.

This is what One Health is all about: defending and improving the health of all species (humans, animals and plants) through greater cooperation between professionals who work in public health, animal health and environmental health.

Career options

The Master's degree aims to train up highly qualified professionals to work in both the public and the private sector, with a multidisciplinary vision, in line with the requirements of the major international health bodies, like the World Health Organisation (WHO), the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). The Master also offers the access to national and international PhD studies.

Students of this master's degree can go on to pursue careers in any of the following areas:

  • Risk assessment in general for any sector included in the programme (public, human, animal, plant and environmental health), including monitoring of critical flowchart points for illnesses, in: private companies (food, pharmaceuticals, hospitals, veterinary medicine, phytosanitary products); centres conducting research into public health, animal health or environmental health.
  • Risk management in advisory and consultancy services for policies on detection, surveillance and control of diseases in: government bodies at regional, national or international level; non-government, non-profit organisations (NGOs) and private healthcare organisations.
  • Research in the field of health and access to PhD studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methodologies Applied to the Multidisciplinary Environment of One Health
  • Multidisciplinary Application of One Health in Emerging Zoonoses and in Special Situations
  • Multidisciplinary Application of One Health in Food-Borne Zoonoses and Food Safety and Security
  • Multidisciplinary Application of One Health in Major and Endemic Zoonoses
  • One Health: Introduction, Health Policy and Epidemiological & Statistical Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT




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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Access to this master's degree is open to holders of an official bachelor's degree from a Spanish university or from another higher education institution within or outside the European Higher Education Area, provided this gives access to postgraduate studies in the country of issue.
  • Requirements for admission stipulate at least level B2 (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4920 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 82 EUR per credit during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1680 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28 EUR per credit during 12 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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