From the 2017/2018 edition, this programme is the Official Master's Degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology.

You can access the new programme's complete information following this link: Official Master's Degree in Sport and Exercise Psychology

This is a profession-oriented master's degree that aims to equip psychologists to work in the area of sport - from assisting trainers and other professionals involved in grassroots sport to psychological preparation for high performance - and also assisting healthcare professionals in improving the general public's levels of physical activity.


The master's degree teaches the theories of sport and exercise psychology so that its students can use the knowledge acquired to solve problems in sports contexts.

- It also teaches intervention strategies in the field of sports initiation, sports performance, and physical activity in relation to health.

- Its students learn to communicate the results of their work to trainers, sports practitioners and their families, clearly and unambiguously.

Access requirements

Bachelor's degree of 180 ECTS minimum, or equivalent, and the following graduate diplomas:

- School-age Sport Psychology.
- Psychology Applied to Sports Performance.

Career opportunities

In the areas of sports, sporting performance and physical activity in relation to health.:
- Advisor/specialist intervention centers initiation and sporting excellence
- Advisor/specialist intervention, federations, associations and clubs
- Advisor/intervention specialist, sports performance centers
- Advisor/specialist intervention, offices and health centers
- Specialist in the faculties of Psychology and Physical Activity and Sport, in public and private universities.


Secretaria Cursos del Laboratori de Psicologia

Phone: 935811434



UAB-specific Master's Degree

16 Edition
Places: 40
Orientation: Professional
Code: 2512/16
Price: 5200 ¤

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Modality: Onsite
Location: 80% a la facultat de Psicologia, Campus UAB, Bellaterra (Barcelona) i 20% a l'Institut Nacional d'Educació Física de Catalunya (INEFC), Barcelona
Dates: from 10/01/2017 to 30/09/2018
Teaching language:
Spanish (100%)
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Universitat de Barcelona
Coordinating centres:
Departamento de Psicología Básica, Evolutiva y de la Educación
Collaborating centres:
INEFC Barcelona

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