M.Sc. On Campus

Management in Health and Social Care

12 months
15800 GBP/year
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Study advanced level health or social care management and leadership with the Management in Health and Social Care programme at the Oxford Brookes University. 


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. 

We will help you to:

  • Develop the skills of a reflective leader and learner, raising your self-awareness and enhancing your self-belief.
  • Identify needs and tools to improve, innovate and transform services.
  • Broaden your knowledge of how people and organisations behave within different policy and political contexts.
  • Select ways to enhance the management and performance of human and financial resources.
  • Enhance your research and project management skills.
  • Apply the latest research and theory to inform and enhance your leadership, management and organisational practice.

Career prospects

This course can help if:

  • You want to move into a management / leadership role in clinical, social care or community healthcare settings.
  • You are a practising manager or leader at any level wanting to draw from a stronger research and theory base to enhance the way you work.
  • You need a management/ leadership qualification to enhance your professional profile and CV.
  • You have a management background and wish to orientate your practice toward provision in the health /social care sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organisational Resource Management in Health and Social Care
  • Operational Management in Health and Social Care
  • Coaching and Mentoring in Health and Social Care
  • Leadership in Health and Social Care
  • Advanced Research Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

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

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  • International

    15800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15800 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Home (UK) full time: £1,120 per single module

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.


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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