How to Apply


This program is intended for city practitioners and consultants with at least 2 years of work experience in fields related to sustainability and resilience, as well as university graduates from the following fields:

  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Urban Design
  • Geography
  • Social and Political Science
  • Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Landscape and Environmental Design and Management
  • Regional Economy, Ecology

Students are required to provide proof of English proficiency.
Native English speakers or students that have attended school in English do not need to provide certifications.


Application Process

Applicants must first register online and then submit the following documents to your student’s portal (you will be redirected to it once you completed the registration), choosing one of the application deadlines shown in the following section.
Selected candidates will be interviewed in order to be admitted.

Required documents:

  • Photocopy of your passport
  • 1 passport-size photo
  • Certified* copy of your Diploma**
  • Certified* copy of your Academic Transcript
  • A signed copy of the UIC Barcelona general conditions (attached to the confirmation e-mail you receive after registering online)
  • A signed copy of the UIC Barcelona data protection form (attached to the confirmation e-mail you receive after registering online)
  • A filled in and signed copy of the grant survey referring to any external grants/financial aid for which you may have applied
  • Motivation letter (please include your Skype username in your signature)
  • CV (in English)


  • Portfolio (in English and pdf format; content and length up to the student)
  • Certificate of English language level (minimum B2)
  • Recommendation letters
  • Other certificates, diplomas or proof of work experience

* Document must have an official stamp from your university

** If you do not yet have your Diploma, please submit the proof of payment of the diploma issuance fees or a document from your university certifying your expected date of graduation.

Admission calls

Application Process Deadlines for 2024-2025

First call for applications:

  • Deadline for submitting documents:  February 23, 2024
  • Skype interviews with preselected candidates: March 4 to 7, 2024
  • Communication of results: March 8, 2024
  • Deadline to reserve a place: March 22, 2024

Second call for applications:

  • Deadline for submitting documents: May 3, 2024
  • Skype interviews with preselected candidates: May 6 – 9, 2024
  • Communication of results: May 13, 2024
  • Deadline to reserve a place: May 27,  2024

*Complete submission of documents will be accepted only until 18.00 h (GTM Spain) of each deadline date.

*Following each step, the applicants will be notified if they have been:

a) Accepted: You will receive your acceptance letter along with instructions on how to pay the deposit and reserve a place. Acceptance will only be confirmed upon payment.

b) Placed on a waiting list: Your application will be reviewed again during the next call.

c) Not accepted

Documents submission must be complete in order to include the applicant in each admission call. If some documents are missing, your application will be kept until completed and reviewed during the next admission call.


The tuition fees are €9,720.00 (+ €480.00 Registrations fees)

Accepted students

Payment in 4 installments without commissions or interest:
20% of the tuition amount is paid to reserve the place
20% in the 15 days following enrollment.
20% by 30 November 2024
20% by  31 January 2025
20% by 31 March 2025

Contact details

National and international students (administrative procedures)
Nidia Beltran Cortez:

For more information (program content)