• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

Overview

The Management in Health and Social Care programme at the Oxford Brookes University focuses on developing your understanding and leadership of the complex and changing health and care environment. 

You will gain knowledge and perspective of the wider care system that can help further your managerial career. You will learn to bring about tangible results in the delivery of care. And develop the skills you will need for leading innovation, collaboration and partnerships. 

You will learn to manage effectively and lead with confidence while gaining:

  • strategic insight
  • business acumen
  • a sound understanding of operational delivery and leading systems change

Career prospects

The qualifications associated with the course will be of value in consolidating your existing leadership role and/or contributing to your career development.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Finance in Health and Social Care
  • Operational Management in Health and Social Care
  • Human Resource Management in Health and Social Care
  • Advanced Research Design

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description
      • PGDip: 12-18 months
      • PGCert: 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • a UK BSc/BA degree, or equivalent learning experience, from a recognised international institution, or a professional qualification applicable to health or social care
  • evidence of recent study (within last five years) at degree or equivalent level
  • 6 months' experience as a student, employee or volunteer within the health/social care sector (European or International; public, private or voluntary).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14500 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14500 GBP per module and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1040 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1040 GBP per module and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Oxford

  • 939 - 1530 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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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