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Master's Degree in Nursing Sciences Research - 4th edition

This master's degree is designed to provide students with advanced scientific training and to promote research training in the field of nursing. The aim is to meet the need for academic and professional development in nursing in the 21st century. The theory and methodology respond to the challenge of providing new tools for research into care in a complex and changing society, while helping to improve the health and quality of life of people in all its biological, psychological and social dimensions.

Career opportunities

Graduates of the research track of the master's degree can work in the following areas:

  • Research:  institutes, research groups, project management, etc.
  • Teaching in health disciplines at universities or in vocational training.
  • Management: supervision, assistant nursing, nursing management, etc.
  • Nursing care: management of advanced care treatment in primary care and/or hospitals.

The research track will provide students with tools for carrying out research, managing complex care processes, teaching, supporting nursing professionals, and acting as agents of social change.

Master's Degree in Nursing Sciences Research
Master's degree description (RUCT link)
Duration 60 ECTS credits - 1 year
Track Research
Type Face-to-face
Timetable Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m to 2 p.m and from 3 to 8 p.m.
Language of instruction Catalan (60%), Spanish (40%)
Places available 40
Faculty Faculty of Nursing
Associated doctoral programme Nursing and Health
Website of the master's degree Master's Degree in Nursing Sciences Research
Course dates From 28 September 2016 to 22 June 2017
Master's Degree Thesis Two calls: June or September
Work placement Optional
Academic coordinator

Dr. M. Antònia Martorell

Dr. M. Jesús Aguaron

Coordinator's email address



Administrative contact Campus catalunya Secretariat of Academic Management
977 297 000


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