Master's Degree in Criminology

University training in advanced techniques in forensic science, to become a qualified court-appointed expert in the field of criminal intelligence

  • UAB Master's Degree (Continuing Education)
  • Code: 1487/18
  • 18th edition
  • Modality: Onsite
  • Credits: 60 ECTS
  • Start date: 18/10/2024
  • Finish date: 07/11/2025
  • Places: 40
  • Orientation: Professional
  • Price: 4440 €
  • Special price 4307 €
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    Special price 4218 €
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  • Teaching language: Spanish
  • Location: FUAB Formació Prevención y Seguridad Integral

Criminology or forensic science is the set of disciplines that focus on judicial evidence-gathering through a scientific methodology.

The master's degree programme in Criminology is profession-oriented, and uses case studies to introduce its students to the reality of criminology and train them to write reports in support of criminal investigations


  • Learn about info-analysis systems to enhance and speed up the expert's intervention.
  • Learn to prepare, evaluate and issue scientific expert reports in the principal forensic specialties.
  • Learn to practise as a licensed court expert in the following areas: 
    • Civil, social, employment and criminal jurisdictions, duty rota, court designation.
    • Matters of criminology, police scientists and criminal intelligence.
  • Learn to work as a specialist with justice departments,  collect evidence and write up reports by designation of the courts, and defend these in judicial proceedings.


Students may undertake voluntary placements regulated by formal agreement with companies in any sector, provided the offer is made by the company and the work is related to the students' courses and serves to give them practical experience as a complement to these.

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Coordinating centres

FUAB Formación. Prevención y Seguridad Integral


Gestió Acadèmica

Phone: 935929710

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