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Information Systems in Health Management

Hamad Bin Khalifa University

24 months
Duration
25063 USD/year
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About

The Information Systems in Health Management programme from Hamad Bin Khalifa University is a unique program designed to prepare students for professional roles in the design and management of information systems and services in healthcare organizations.

Overview

The Information Systems in Health Management programme from Hamad Bin Khalifa University  addresses the shortage in skilled resources with expertise in health information systems, which is urgently required, as highlighted in the National E-Health and Data Management Strategy commissioned by the Ministry of Public Health in 2015.

Key facts:

While Qatar has already started the digitization of health records and implementation of digital-based data collection and storage systems, there is limited access to expertise in implementation and management of such health information systems.

Graduates of this program will be able to pursue a variety of career paths in different healthcare settings, including hospitals, clinics, primary care facilities, national health services, physician offices, insurance providers, long-term care organizations, pharmacies, IT companies, industries linked to health information and management functions, health information and research centers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Technology Project Management
  • Information Systems Analysis and Design 
  • Information Systems Management 
  • Healthcare Information Systems 
 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
78

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
78

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants seeking admission to the Master of Information Systems in Health Management should have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with a strong academic record (minimum 3.0 GPA or equivalent) in any of the following areas: computer science, information systems, computer engineering, or health and medical fields. Applicants from other backgrounds with relevant work experience may also be considered.  Applicants with prior research experience are preferred. 
  • Applicants are required to submit an IELTS score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 79 to demonstrate their proficiency in English.
  • While the GRE is not required for admission, a strong GRE score will help strengthen the applicant’s admission material. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25063 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50127 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    25063 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50127 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

QAR 182,500 per full

Living costs for Ar Rayyan

4230 - 7920 QAR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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