Admissions

I. Application period

The application period for the 2021/2022 class will start on December 2020 until June 2021.

Keep tunned to know about the application for the 2021/2022 class.

II. Admission requirements

MANDATORY DOCUMENTS

- Official undergraduate degree/diploma in a relevant field.

- Academic transcript of the accredited official training with the average grade at the university of origin.

  • Curriculum Vitae in English.
  • A letter of motivation in English, stating the candidate's interest in following the master's programme (400 to 600 words).
  • Two (professional or academic) letters of recommendation signed by someone who really knows the candidate and can assess him/her.
  • The applicant must upload the form provided with a brief statement of research interests, the calculated GPA equivalent, and the indication of the first 3 choices, in order of preference, from the major research projects available offered by the master.
  • Photocopy of Identity Card or Passport. 

 

OPTIONAL DOCUMENTS

  • Video presentation (3 min maximum) explaining motivation, interest and experience. Videos must be sent by e-mail to mmres@bist.eu (Subject: MMRES video- Candidate's name)
  • English certificate (B2 or equivalent)

The Master’s selection committee may decide to interview the candidates.

Candidates may be required to interview with potential supervisors of the major research projects they select. Interviews will be arranged by the selection committee as part of the applications process.

The undergraduate degree/diploma and the academic transcript

If you have finished your Bachelor degree when you formalize your application, you will need to send us the following documents:

  • A photocopy of your undergraduate degree/diploma or Certification/proof of degree completion.
  • A photocopy of your official final undergraduate transcript.

However, if you have not yet completed your undergraduate studies when formalizing application, you will need to provide us with the following documents:

  • A signed declaration of obtaining your degree before the commencement of the master's programme.
  • A photocopy of the provisional undergraduate transcript.

If the diploma or the academic transcript are not written in Catalan, Spanish, English, French, Portuguese or Italian, you will also have to include the respective sworn translations into English, Catalan or Spanish.

III. Payment

At the end of each enrollment period, candidates are informed of whether they have been admitted to the MMRES. Once admitted, the student must pay € 600 within the indicated time frame to reserve their place. This amount is subsequently deducted from the tuition fees or returned to students if they are recipients of a fellowship or other available discounts.

Full payment of the tuition needs to be made in September, before the start of the first semester. The Academic Office will contact each admitted student with instructions on how to proceed with the payment, in accordance with their specific situation (EU student, Non-EU student, recipient of a fellowship or other types of discounts).

Find more information about fees & fellowships here.