• Application Deadline
  • 12 months


The target group of this European Union Studies and Human Rights program at UCAM - Catholic University of Murcia are graduates in Tourism, Political Science, Business Administration and Law, as well as Social Sciences and Communication Sciences. Furthermore, lawyers working on European legislation are welcome to join this program.

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 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.


  • 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

Programme Structure

Course 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


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 may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • High School diploma from an EU state or those countries which are co-signatories. Consult the list of eligible countries here. Students must validate this Diploma with the ‘Credencial’ issued by UNEDasiss portal.
  • International Baccalaureate / International GCSE. Students must validate this Diploma with the ‘Credencial’ issued by UNEDasiss portal.
  • Students with previous University studies can transfer university credits for admission to UCAM, with a minimum of 30 ECTS.
  • Students with high level of vocational training (Formación Profesional). Students must validate this Diploma by the Ministry of Education of Spain.
  • Make your international payment

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    5900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5900 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    5900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5900 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
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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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