European Health Economics and Management, M.A. | MCI - The Entrepreneurial School® | Innsbruck, Austria
24 months
2550 EUR/year
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The European Health Economics and Management (Eu-HEM) Master’s degree at the MCI - The Entrepreneurial School offered by Management Center Innsbruck, the Universities of Bologna and Oslo, as well as Erasmus University Rotterdam, equips students with everything they need for a career in an international environment.

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The European Health Economics and Management program at the MCI - The Entrepreneurial School is based on blended learning. Consequently, it combines online modules with on-campus classes. On the one hand, this guarantees a large degree of flexibility and, on the other hand, it provides plenty of opportunity for interaction with teachers and fellow students.

European Health Economics & Management primarily targets graduate students aiming to contribute to the development of the health care sector. Completion of this course enables them to assume managerial positions in health care institutions, pharmaceutical companies, international organizations, and many more institutions related to the field.

While Studying

MCI study programs stand out due to the quality of their content, relevance to the business world, and their international orientation. The close cooperation with partners from  industry and integrative internships enable students to gain practical experience as early as in their Bachelor’s studies. In addition to providing expert knowledge, MCI places great importance on encouraging personal development and the development of social and intercultural competencies.

Learning Goals

In order to ensure the transfer of learning and enable students to further develop competencies leading to clear profiles for their future careers, the MCI has formulated detailed cross-curricular learning goals.

Professional Opportunities

  • managing relations with public administrations, regulatory authorities and international organizations;
  • fulfilling administrative duties that require economic reasoning, management skills and legal competencies;
  • addressing executive duties in insurance and pharmaceutical companies, large hospitals and third payer institutions;
  • providing consultancy and economic advising in health related policies;
  • supporting strategic analysis and decision-making in health care markets;
  • evaluating health promotion programs and public interventions in the health care markets;
  • developing research projects and activities in the health economic and management fields;

After Studying

Students completing the European Master in Health Economics and Management earn the master degree “European Master in Health Economics and Management” that is equivalent to the master degree in the countries of the partner universities as follows:

  • Austria: Master of Arts in Business (MA)
  • Italy: Laurea Magistrale in Economia e Politica Economica
  • Norway: Master of Philosophy in Health Economics, Policy & Management
  • Netherlands: Master of Science in Health Economics, Policy & Law (MSc)

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Ethical Decision Making
  • Environmental & Health Economics
  • Digitialization in Social & Health Management
  • Analysis and Epidemiology
  • Health Promotion and Integrated Care
  • Global Health & Social Policies
  • Determinants of Health
  • Intercultural & Transcultural Communication
  • Law and Public Health Practice
  • Economic Evaluation
  • Ethical Decision Making
  • Management Accounting & Controlling
  • Real Life Simulation - Methods
  • Real Life Simulation - Practice
  • Applied Finance Management
  • Inclusive Leadership in Global Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application deadlines:

  • 13 November
  • 29 January
  • 26 March
  • 28 May




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission to the European Master in Health Economics and Management requires:

  • Higher Education Entrance Qualification and a completed bachelor’s degree comparable to a Norwegian bachelor’s degree. Applicants with foreign education, please see country requirements.
  • A minimum grade average of C (in the Norwegian grading scale) or equivalent from your bachelor’s degree. A Norwegian C is described as a good grade, generally comparable to an American B, or a Second Class Upper in the British system.
English requirements

An English language requirement documented by an internationally recognised English language proficiency test. Please note that the English test result should be submitted before the application deadline, it is not possible to submit it at a later date.

You must upload all required documents in the University of Oslo online application system. In addition to the required documents stated in the University of Oslo online application system, you must upload the following documents:
  • A motivation letter stating why you are applying to the European Master in Health Economics and Management, and explaining how your earlier experiences will contribute to the successful attendance of the programme.
  • A declaration form stating that you understand the participation costs of Eu-HEM.
  • A Curriculum Vitae to present your qualifications, experiences, and skills.
  • A copy of your (full valid) passport.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • EU/EEA

    2550 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2550 EUR per year during 24 months.

Non EU: 7,500 euros per semester

Living costs for Innsbruck

800 - 1300 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


  • Prestigious Scholarships

International degree seeking students, who are citizens of countries outside the European Union and the European Economic Area, can avail of a range of prestigious scholarships.Our MCI scholarships may cover up to 50% of your tuition fee. We aim to reward outstanding achievement and support you make a positive impact on your studies and careers.Check our website for more information.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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