Leadership in Healthcare (Online)

Diploma MSc

Postgraduate Diploma Online
12 months
3900 GBP/year
3900 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Leadership in Healthcare (Online) Postgraduate Diploma from Diploma MSc will develop your leadership skills – such as communication, motivation and providing guidance to others. 


Diploma MSc is a collaborative partner of the University of South Wales and on successful completion of this course, you will receive a Postgraduate Diploma in Leadership in Healthcare (Online).

This is more than a management course. Managers are responsible for planning, organising, leading and controlling functions within an organisation. But not all managers are leaders.


The Leadership in Healthcare Postgradaute Diploma course will help you in becoming a leader, enabling you to:
  • Develop a team culture of trust that delivers results.
  • Navigate teams through change with tenacity.
  • Address challenges innovatively and ethically.
  • Make positive decisions with confidence.

Programme Structure

Modules include: 

  • Leadership in Healthcare
  • Developing Human and Organisational Potential in Healthcare
  • Quality, Clinical and Corporate Govemance in Healthcare
  • Career and Team Development in Healthcare Organisations
  • Strategy and Innovation for Healthcare Leaders
  • Change Management in Healthcare Organisations

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


  • Self-paced
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

This course is suitable for anyone working in a healthcare managerial leadership role. Additionally, this course is useful for GP Practice Managers, Pharmacy Managers, Healthcare Directorate Managers and Managers in Pharmaceutical Companies. You will typically hold a degree, but this does not have to be in medicine.

To secure your place on the course, we require you to have:
  • Either a medical degree OR a non-medical degree (but working in a healthcare managerial leadership role)
  • A maximum of two professional and/or academic references
  • IELTS overall score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 for each band) OR an equivalent qualification

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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