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Health Leadership and Management

12 months
12020 USD/year
3869 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Master the tools and models that enhance strategic thinking, decision-making and leadership. Improve your ability to collaborate with other health professionals to provide quality, people-centred leadership and management in the health sector. The Health Leadership and Management programme is offered at the Victoria University of Wellington.


Key facts

Whether you’re a recent graduate, looking to change career paths or a seasoned health professional, postgraduate study will teach you to facilitate better outcomes and improve effective management of complex health situations to deliver positive health experience to patients, families and communities.

This Health Leadership and Management programme offered at the Victoria University of Wellington is based on the core competencies for health sector leaders and managers developed by the Australasian College of Health Service Management (ACHSM).


This subject will prepare you to work in health leadership and management roles across the health sector, including central government agencies such as the Ministry of Health and ACC, local government, district health boards (DHBs), primary health organisations (PHOs), non-governmental organisations, and other private organisations.

You could work in roles such as services portfolio manager, health manager, health researcher or project manager.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • We'll make it easy for you to learn while you're working, helping you integrate academic life with work and family through our flexible delivery models that allow you to learn at home or on campus.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant subject with at least a B average

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12020 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    3869 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3869 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Estimated international fees  : NZ$16,621
  • Estimated domestic fees  : NZ$5,351

Living costs for Wellington

1000 - 2300 NZD /month
Living costs

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


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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