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Master's Degree in Cultural Management and Creative Industries (M168)

Information leaflet

Participating Universities

University of Alcalá

Organising Centre, Department or Institute

Department of Architecture

Teaching centre(s)


School of Architecture
Calle Santa Úrsula 8,
Alcalá de Henares

Year Course Started

2017-18 (RD 1393/2007)



Official Duration

One academic year, full-time.

Minimum number of ECTS by type of registration and course

60 ECTS for full-time students, 30 ECTS for part-time students

Type of teaching

Face-to-face classes



Level of qualification

Level 3 leading to the title of Master's Degree. Level 3 (Master's) of the Spanish Qualifications Framework for Higher Education (MECES) corresponds to level 7 of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF), in accordance with the provisions of the Royal Decree 22/2015, of 23rd January (BOE 07/02/2015).

Professional qualification

This is not a degree title qualifying with ministerial approval for the exercise of regulated professional activities.


Research and Professional


Ángeles Layuno Rosas


- Quality Coordinators:

 Ángeles Layuno Rosas                                                                                                                                                                                              

 José María López Morales


- Master's Dissertation Coordinator:
 Araceli Parres Serrano

- Internships Coordinator:
José María López Morales

Academic Committee

Ángeles Layuno Rosas (Department of Architecture) 

Óscar Navajas Corral (Department of History and Philosophy) 

Julia Sabina Gutiérrez Sánchez (Department of Philology, Communication and Documentation) 

Julián de la Fuente Prieto (Department of Philology, Communication and Documentation) 

José María López Morales (Department of Economy) 

Tomás Abad Balboa (Department of Architecture) 

Miguel Ángel Chaves Martín (Complutense University of Madrid) 

D. Javier Rivera Blanco (Department of Architecture)

Dª. María Jesús Such Devesa (Department of Economy) 

D. Gonzalo García Rosales-González Fierro (Department of Architecture)


Academic issues:

Ángeles Layuno Rosas

Óscar Navajas Corral

Administrative issues:

Goals and competencies

The goals of this Master's degree are in line with the stipulates of the Spanish Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (MECES) and ensure the achievement of the basic competencies required to obtain a master's degree, following article 3.3, Appendix I of R.D. 1393/2007.

Fulfilment of the goals means students have achieved competencies that must be consistent with the fundamental rights of equality between men and women, with the principles of equal opportunities and universal accessibility for the disabled, and with the values proper to a democratic and peace-loving culture.

Number of places for new students

Total number of places available:30

A minimum of 20 students are required to teach the Master's programme.

Reserved places: 5% for students with a certified disability of 33% or more.

Specific admission conditions

Entry profile

This Master's Degree is aimed at people with an academic qualification in the Humanities (History, Philosophy, Linguistics, Art History, Audiovisuals, Bachelor's Degree in Humanities).
It is aimed at those students who wish to train as qualified researchers in the world of culture from a multidisciplinary dimension that links the cultural fact with the social world.

Admission criteria

The Master's Degree will have an admissions committee made up of at least the director of the Master's Degree and its coordinator, with the presence of at least three professors involved in the teaching of the Master's Degree being recommended. This committee will assess:

  • Applicant's CV. Up to 4 points.
  • Possible professional career, internships and, in particular, volunteer work, provided that it is related to the Master's Degree. Up to 2.5 points.
  • Letter of motivation and presentation (about 3000 characters). Up to 1.5 points.
  • Personal interview. Up to1 point.
  • Letters of recommendation. Up to 1 point.

Subjects, academic staff, competences, teaching guides and final project regulations

For Master's Dissertations to be defended from the academic year 2019-20 onwards, it has been established that, along with the Master's Dissertation, the student must submit to the director the summarized report (% of coincidence) given through the Turnitin application, once the director has opened the application to obtain the aforementioned report (Approved by the Official Postgraduate and Doctoral Studies Committee, on its regular session dated 24th September 2019).


Collaboration agreements and programmes





School of Architecture
Calle Santa Úrsula 8,
Alcalá de Henares

Material resources

Installations, services and plans
(Computer rooms, bibliographic resources, libraries, study rooms...):

Material resources available to course participants

Spanish Registry of Universities, Centres and Qualifications registration

Course implementation

Quality guarantee system

Quality committee

Dª. Ángeles Layuno Rosas (Dpto. de Arquitectura)

D. José María López Morales (Dpto. de Economía)

Dª. Araceli Parres Serrano (Dpto. de Filología, Comunicación y Documentación)

D. Óscar Navajas Corral (Dpto. de Historia y Filosofía)

D. Gonzalo García-Rosales González-Fierro (Dpto. de Arquitectura)

Dª. Julia Sabina Gutiérrez Sánchez (Dpto. de Filología, Comunicación y Documentación)

Dª. María Jesús Fernández Mediavilla (Representante del PAS. Departamento de Arquitectura)

D. Rodrigo Alonso Carretero (Representante de Alumnos)

Complaints and Suggestions