24 months
29400 AUD/year
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Advance into leadership and management positions across the diverse health and ageing sectors, this Health Services Management degree from University of South Australia.


This master's degree will help health or medical professional looking to develop their leadership, management and business skills.In two years of full-time study (or part-time equivalent), you’ll be equipped for management roles in the health and aged care sectors. Professionals working in aligned industries, such as engineering, accounting or ICT may also find this a rewarding and relevant pathway to roles in health management.

Your career

The Health Services Management degree from University of South Australia will prepare you for a range of leadership and management positions in the health and aged care sectors.Graduates can work in a wide variety of senior leadership roles, such as:
  • Clinical Manager
  • Practice Manager
  • Aged Care Manager
  • Health and Welfare Services Manager
  • Medical or Hospital Administrator
  • Primary Health Organisation Manager
  • Theatre Manager.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • People, Leadership and Performance
  • Responsible Leadership in Health
  • Quantitative Design for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Research 
  • Workplace Learning and Development
  • Project Management for Business 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • There is no closing date for submitting your application


72 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements


  • Applicants are required to have successfully completed a bachelor's degree from a recognised higher education institution. Credit of 0.5 EFTSL will be awarded to applicants who have completed a bachelor's, graduate certificate or graduate diploma in the area of Health Services Management or Health Administration. Credit may be available for applicants with other health or business related qualifications and will be assessed on a case by case basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29400 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth Supported

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /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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