• Application Deadline
  • 12 months


Why choose the Master's in European Union Studies and Human Rights?

The faculty´s large team of researchers come from various academic backgrounds, specializing in different aspects of the European Constitution & EU legislation. They include a large number of civil servants and consultancy experts involved in the daily practices of the European Union.

The Master's in European Union Studies and Human Rights offered at the UCAM - Catholic University of Murcia represents an innovation in the educational field. Its support of a face-to-face formation, the active involvement of students of various nationalities, combined visits to European institutions and the mixed approach of the provided training makes UCAM’s Master's in EU Studies and Human Rights a rigorous, innovative and top quality program.

Career Opportunities

After having successfully completed this Master program, students are qualified to:

  • EU Institutions and European Bodies.
  • International Organizations.
  • Foreign Trade Offices.
  • International Media.
  • Consulting.
  • Specialized Law Firms.
  • Public Administration.
  • Research Centers Dedicated to European Affairs.
  • International Relations Offices.
  • Non-Governmental Organizations.

UCAM’s career services will be available to students, including the SOIL – i.e. the “Orientation and Work Placement Service” of UCAM, “Portal de Empleo” – the university’s employment portal – and the “Network of Recruiting Erasmus”, a service that promotes international students’ employment in top companies throughout Spain.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Juridical-Institutional Aspects of the Union
  • Legal System
  • Human Rights, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship of the Union
  • Economic Structure of the Union (I). Liberties and Common Policies
  • Economic Structure of the Union (II). Competition Policy
  • Common Security and Defense Policy
  • European Union in the World
  • Other Policies
  • Management of European Funds
  • EU and Institutional Communication Sources
  • Internship
  • Master's Final Project


Our teaching faculty is uniquely comprised of professors from UCAM and other prestigious universities from Spain and Europe. These professors are professional experts in their respective fields and have published their scientific articles in top research related journals.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    60 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

If you have completed a Higher Education Degree, it is time to perfect your formation with a Master’s Degree at UCAM. Here you will find information about the Admission Process and the simple steps you have to take to make your enrollment as easy as possible. Depending on your country of origin, the bureaucracy can be long and problematic, but we are totally available to help you by phone.

  • Documents to be scanned and sent in pdf format
  • Candidate contacted for Skype interview
  • UCAM issues Conditional Offer Letter
  • Online pre-registration
  • Legalization/translation of documents - when required
  • UCAM issues acceptance letter
  • Formal acceptance
  • Make your international payment

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    5800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5800 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    5800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5800 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Murcia

  • 580 - 960 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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