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Master in Occupational Risk Prevention

Graduate School of Engineering and Basic Sciences

Escuela de Ingeniería y Ciencias Básicas
Direction
Prof. Jesús R. Mercader Uguina
Deputy Direction
Prof. Ana Belén Muñoz Ruiz.
Coordination
Regular Teaching: Prof. Susana Barcelón Cobedo, Master's Thesis: Virtudes Iglesias Martínez, Internship: Prof. Ana María Moreno Márquez
Language
Spanish
Attendance
On-campus
Credits
60
Campus
Madrid - Puerta de Toledo
Applications

Closed

☛  Places available: 40

Departments
Private Social and International Law

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    It is a Professional Master as it enables to practice the profession of Superior Technician in Occupational Risk Prevention.

    You will pursue the 3 Prevention specialties (Workplace Safety, Occupational Health and Ergonomics and Applied Psychosociology) during the same academic year. And all of these with guaranteed professional working practices.

    The teachers of the Master (responsible for prevention of prominent companies, Labor Inspectors, Technicians of the Institute of Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (INSSBT)) are specialists in specific matters (noise, explosive atmospheres, confined spaces, electrical risk, disorders musculoskeletal, workplace harassment, stress, design of jobs, among others).

    In-person classes are dynamic and include multi-disciplinary teams. The teaching method is based on a combination of theoretical classes with workshops and practical cases, and because the student profile is diverse (engineers, psychologists, physicians, graduates in law, labour relations, etc.), you will form a part of a multi-disciplinary work team.


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    Master in Occupational Risk Prevention

    │MASTER IN NUMBERS

    • ☛ 1st place in the Ranking "El Mundo" 15.06.2017
    • ☛ Trajectory: +20 years of teaching
    • ☛ Quality of teaching +4 points out of 5
    • ☛ Faculty with +10 years of professional experience
    • ☛ 94.7% of students have found work
    • ☛ Own job exhange with more than 100 collaborating companies
    • ☛ 94.7% of graduates recommend it and 100% would study this Master again
  • PROGRAM
  • FACULTY

    One of the strongest features of the University Master's degree in Occupational Risk Prevention is its teaching staff (approximately 78 teachers) almost half of whom have doctorates and all of whom have extensive experience in the field of occupational health.

    Many of the teachers are attached to the Social Law, Engineering and Materials Science and Chemical Engineering departments of the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. The remaining staff are INSSBT experts, Work Inspectors, prevention officials of public authorities and leading companies in occupational risk prevention etc.

    UC3M FACULTY

    • AZNAR JIMÉNEZ, ANTONIO 
      Department of Materials Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering
      Associate Professor
      PhD
    • BARCELÓN COBEDO, SUSANA
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      Associate Professor
      PhD
    • CARRERO DOMÍNGUEZ, CARMEN
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      Associate Professor
      PhD
    • DESDENTADO BONETE, AURELIO
      Honorific Professor
      TRIBUNAL SUPREMO
    • FORTES MARTÍN, ANTONIO
      Department of Public Law of the State
      Associate Professor
      PhD
    • GARCÍA SALAS, ANA ISABEL
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      Hired PhD Professor
      PhD
    • MERCADER UGUINA, JESÚS R.
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      Full Professor
      PhD
    • MORENO MÁRQUEZ, ANA MARÍA
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      Hired PhD Professor
      PhD
    • MORENO MOLINA, ÁNGEL
      Department of Public Law of the State
      Full Professor
      PhD
    • MORENO SOLANA, AMANDA
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      Assistant
    • MUÑOZ RUIZ, ANA BELÉN
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      Visiting Professor
      PhD
    • NAVAS-PAREJO ALONSO, MARTA
      Department of Social Law and Private International
      PhD Assistant Professor
      PhD
    • SIRVENT GARCÍA, JORGE
      Department of Private Law
      Associate Professor
      PhD

    EXTERNAL FACULTY

    • ÁNGULO ÁNGULO, JOSE MANUEL​
      Director of Prevention and Environment
      MICHELIN ESPAÑA PORTUGAL, S.A.
    • ARAGÓN GÓMEZ, CRISTINA​
      Assistant professor
      PhD of Labor Law and Social Security
      UNED
    • ARNAIZ LÓPEZ, ELENA
      SOCIEDAD DE PREVENCIÓN FRATERNIDAD-MUPRESPA
    • ARRABAL CANET, JOSÉ LUIS
      UNED
    • BARCELÓN COBEDO, DANIEL
      IBERIA
    • BENITEZ GONZÁLEZ, JUAN ANTONIO
      INSTITUTO REGIONAL DE SEGURIDAD Y SALUD EN EL TRABAJO
      COMUNIDAD DE MADRID
    • BERLANA LLORENTE, TANIA
      INSST
    • BERMEJO BERMEJO, MARTA
      CSIC
    • CARNERO LÓPEZ, ANA MARÍA
      CSIC
    • DURÁ RAMOS, SOL
      Head of Prevention Service
      CSIC VALENCIA
    • ENA VENTURA, TERESA
      COMUNIDAD DE MADRID
    • GARCÍA SAN SEGUNDO, LUIS JAVIER
      MARINA MERCANTE
    • GÓMEZ-CANO HERNÁNDEZ, MANUEL
      INSTITUTO NANCIONAL DE SEGURIDAD Y SALUD EN EL TRABAJO
    • GONZÁLEZ JIMENEZ, CARMEN​
      IBERIA
    • GONZÁLEZ MAESTRE, DIEGO
      IBERIA
    • GONZÁLEZ ORTEGA, SANTIAGO
      PhD Universidad de Bolonia
      UNIVERSIDAD PABLO DE OLAVIDE DE SEVILLA
    • GUERRERO GÓMEZ, FERNANDO
      FÁBRICA NACIONAL DE MONEDA Y TIMBRE
    • IGLESIAS MARTÍNEZ, VIRTUDES
      TITULADA SUPERIOR DEL INSHT
    • JIMENO MORENO, RAFAEL
      VESTAS EÓLICA
    • MARTÍN DOMINGO, TOMÁS
      UNIVERSIDAD POLITÉCNICA DE MADRID
    • MARTÍN GARCÍA DE CELIS, MIGUEL
      IMAGINNO CONSULTORES
    • MASOLIVER MACAYA, ALFONSO
      AUDELCO AUDITORES DE PREVENCIÓN
    • MIRANDA RIVAS, FRANCISCO
      FREMAP
    • MORILLO VELÁZQUEZ, JOSÉ LUIS
      SOCIEDAD DE PREVENCIÓN FRATERNIDAD-MUPRESPA
    • NIETO GÓMEZ DE SALAZAR, JOSÉ MARÍA
      CERNE AUDITORES DE PREVENCIÓN
    • QUIROS PRIEGO, JOAQUÍN
      CSIC
    • SÁNCHEZ ARIZA, MIGUEL​
      Head of Prevention and Industrial Safety
      GRUPO NATURGY
    • SÁNCHEZ DE LA ARENA, MIGUEL ÁNGEL
      INSPECCIÓN DE TRABAJO Y DE LA SEGURIDAD SOCIAL DE MADRID
    • SANZ HERRERO, FÉLIX​
      Health, Safety and Wellbeing manager
      VODAFONE ESPAÑA​
    • TRAVESEDO DASÍ, JORGE​
      Partner
      SAGARDOY ABOGADOS​
    • USERA MENA, FERNANDO
      CSIC
    • VELÁZQUEZ SÁNCHEZ, JOSÉ LUIS
      FREMAP
    • VÉLEZ LEAL, LUIS
      INSPECCIÓN DE TRABAJO Y DE LA SEGURIDAD SOCIAL DE MADRID
  • ADMISSION
    • ADMISSION

      Application

      The request is made electronically through our application. Before starting the admission process it is important to consult the supporting information that we offer below:

      Requirements

      The Master's course is aimed at graduates, diploma holders and engineers (diploma and degree levels) and is designed to assist these professionals in their specialization in the field of Occupational Risk Prevention and increase their opportunities in the job market.

       

      Admission criteria

      In their selection process, the Committee will take into account the following criteria and relative weighting:

      ADMISSION CRITERIA %
      Academic record* 25%
      Calibre of the university of origin** 15%
      Linguistic ability 10%
      Testimonials and references 10%
      Personal motivation 10%
      Other study experience within the scope of the Master's course*** 20%
      Professional and/or research experience consistent with the content and aims of the Master's degree 10%

      *Examination grades and if appropriate degree final dissertation.

      **Calibre based on national and international rankings. In the case of universities which are not included in any ranking, the committee will make enquiries regarding the Department (institute /Centre where the applicant's qualification was obtained) and award its own ranking.

      ***In particular additional academic training linked to the practice of law.

      Following evaluation of the case, the master's administration office will send prospective students a letter informing them of their provisional admission to the course.

      Language requirements

      Check the general language requirements required to study a Master’s at UC3M, depending on whether it is in Spanish, English or bilingual.

      students with foreign university degrees

      Once admitted to the Master’s, students with university degrees issued by a higher education institution belonging to an educational system outside the EHEA, must provide, for enrolment, the diploma, legalized by diplomatic procedures or by means of The Hague Apostille. They must also submit the transcript of records, with the grade point average, duly legalized.

      More information about Legalization of Foreign Documents.

      If needed, documents must be accompanied by an official sworn translation into Spanish.

    • ENROLLMENT

      fees *

      2019-2020 Academic year

       

      • Reservation fee: €600 (It will be paid once the student receives notification of admission to the master’s, and deducted from the first tuition payment)

      60 ECTS in the first academic year:

      • EU students: €5,700 (€95/ECTS)
      • Non EU students: €9,000 (€150/ECTS)

      * Pending approval by the Regional Government of Madrid for 2019/2020

       

      ✎│Programme’s fees


      Note: The registration fee covers the costs of registering, teaching, use of the library and other University facilities, teaching material provided during the course, as well as the practical experience of specialities in companies.

      The 2019-2020 course will depend on at least 18 students registering for the master's course.


      NOTE: The enrolment fees do not include the cost of issuing the master’s degree certificate.

      Additional information

      • You may enrol on the master’s degree after completing the admission process and receiving formal confirmation of your acceptance.
      • When performing the enrolment you can choose between Full-time enrolment or Part-time enrolment.
      • The email address provided upon enrolment will be used for formal communications; students are therefore kindly requested to check their mail regularly.
      • Pursuant to the regulations of the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, a student failing to pay any part of the fees will not be admitted and the enrolment process will be terminated. In cases of cancellation of enrolment due to non-payment, the University may demand the payment of the pending amounts for enrolment in previous academic courses as a prior condition of enrolment.
        No diploma or certificate will be issued if a student has any outstanding payments.

      ✎│Enrolment master’s programmes

      ✎│ECTS credits recognition

  • SCHOLARSHIPS

    Several grants are available to students interested in the University Master in Occupational Risk Prevention:

    • Grants funded by the International Ford Foundation Program (IFP Program)
    • MAEC-AECID grants (Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Spanish Agency for International Cooperation for Development)
    • Banco Santander Central-Hispano Grants
    • Banco Santander Central Hispano offers special financing conditions for students who wish to pursue their postgraduate studies at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. In order to view their profile, select the option I am a university graduate and I would like a postgraduate, doctorate or research super credit.

    General information on grants and scholarships

    For more information on specific grants of interest awarded by UC3M and by other agencies or organisations.

    🎓 Grants to study a University Master’s

  • PRACTICAL INFORMATION

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    0 Course

    Introduction to the Spanish and European Union Legal System

    From September 16 to 20, 2019 (Mornings)​

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    MASTER’S COURSE SCHEDULE

    Check the Master’s schedule (Academic Year 2019/2020)

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    VIRTUAL SECRETARIAT

    Access to Virtual Secretariat

    titulo cabecera para seccion recursos materiales del máeter

    Material Resources of the programme

    Madrid - Puerta de Toledo Campus

    titulo cabecera para sección quejas, reclamaciones y sugerencias

    complaints and suggestions

    General Registry Office

    Contact mailbox 

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    Employability

    Access to Employment and internships

  • INTERNSHIPS

    In accordance with the Regulation on Prevention Services (RD 39/1997 of 17 January) each student is required to undergo an external work placement with a company or firm in order to acquire the requisite professional experience to complete their training as Occupational Risk Prevention Expert.

    The work experience in the University Master's degree is covered by the subject External Work Placement with specialties with a value of 9 ECTS credits which amounts to 195 hours, with a further 30 hours for a descriptive report of the experience.

    The work placement will be, in the morning, with one of the companies or organizations that collaborate with the Master’s degree:
     

    Empresas donde realizar practicas en el Máster Prevención Riesgos Laborales


    Students working in occupational risk prevention may carry out their work experience in the same company.

     

    What are the professional skills acquired by students through their work experience?

    Master's professional competencies