General information

Academic year: 2023/2024

Level: Master

Type: Official Master's Degree

ECTS Credits: 60

Programme orientation Research

Length of programme (full time): 1 YEAR

Mode of delivery: Face-to-face

Level of qualification: Máster (MECES level 3 - EQF level 7)

Model of study: Full-time (42-60 ECTS per school year)

Work-based learning (Practicum): Yes

Language(s) of instruction Spanish

More info: programme website

Programme coordinator


Faculty of Law / Granada campus

Field(s) of education and training (ISCED-F)

  • Law (0421)

Main focus

; The main objective of the Master’s Degree in Business Law is to provide students with a solid grounding and training in the field of business with a view to academic, research, and professional specialisation. Ultimately, this will significantly improve their opportunities in the job market. The master’s programme has the following aims: – To teach the students about the legislative framework – and practical framework governing the process of setting up a company and the contractual relationships within the company and with third parties; – To train students to analyse, diagnose, and solve the problems arising from the creation and development of a company, and from its operations; – To enable students to understand all aspects of the company, economy, and market required for a full comprehension of the business world; – to enhance the students’ capacity for teamwork; – To teach them how to optimize the decision-making process in a company; – To smooth their path towards a professional career in the academic world.


Students that have completed the second cycle have the following competencies: – Have demonstrated knowledge and understanding that is founded upon a basis or opportunity for originality in developing and/or applying ideas, often within a research context. – Can apply their acquired knowledge and understanding, and problem solving abilities in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their field of study. – Have the ability to integrate knowledge and handle complexity, and formulate judgments with incomplete or limited information, but that include reflecting on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments. – Can communicate their conclusions, and the knowledge and rationale underpinning these, to specialist and non-specialist audiences clearly and unambiguously. – Have the learning skills to allow them to continue to study in a manner that may be largely self-directed or autonomous.

Programme qualification

Name of title awarded in original language

Máster Universitario en Derecho de los Negocios

Qualification requirements

60 minimum credits

Programme courses

Course NameYearPeriod
Banking and Insurance Law 1st Year 1st Semester
Business Taxation 1st Year 1st Semester
Company and Professional Liability 1st Year 1st Semester
Competition Law 1st Year 2nd Semester
Corporate Procedural Law 1st Year 2nd Semester
Credit Guarantee 1st Year 1st Semester
E-Commerce 1st Year 2nd Semester
European Contract Law 1st Year 2nd Semester
International Trade Law 1st Year 1st Semester
Master's Dissertation 1st Year 2nd Semester
Master's Dissertation 1st Year 2nd Semester
Research Methodology and Legal Science 1st Year 2nd Semester
Socio-Economic Offences 1st Year 2nd Semester
Specific Contracts 1st Year 2nd Semester
Stock Market Law and Financial Markets 1st Year 1st Semester


Specialisation name

– No Specialisation

Admission information

Access to Master’s Degree programmes is granted to holders of:
A.1. A Spanish official university degree.
A.2. A degree issued by a Higher Education institution from another European Higher Education Area Member State which allows access to Master Degree’s programmes in that State.
A.3. A degree from a non-EHEA education system, upon verification by the Spanish University that the aforementioned degree accredits an equivalent education level to that of a Spanish university degree and allows access to postgraduate programmes in the issuing country.
A.4. A Spanish Bachelor in Advanced Artistic Education.
A.5. Official Spanish university degrees of Diplomado, Arquitecto Técnico, Ingeniero Técnico, Licenciado, Arquitecto, Ingeniero, Graduado or Máster Universitario.

General regulations

Grading scale
In the Spanish university system, modules/courses are graded on a scale of 0 to 10 points with the following qualitative equivalence:
0-4,9: «suspenso»; 5-6,9: «aprobado»; 7-8,9: «notable»; 9-10: «sobresaliente». A special mention, «Matrícula de Honor» may be granted to up to 5% of the students in a group provided they have got a «sobresaliente». To pass a module/course is necessary to get at least 5 points.
In cases of recognition of ECTS, professional experience, cultural or sports activities, or student representation no grading will be recorded but, where appropriate, the word «Apto».


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