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Health Economics and Decision Science

University College London (UCL)

12 months
Duration
25800 GBP/year
14300 GBP/year
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About

The MSc Health Economics and Decision Science from University College London (UCL) spans economics, statistics and epidemiology.

Overview

You will receive training in the theoretical foundations of these disciplines, which is enhanced through applied problems. You will benefit from the programme's strong links to industry and gain a range of skills that are in demand from prospective employers.

By the end of the Health Economics and Decision Science programme from University College London (UCL), you will understand how the political, economic and physical context of health systems frames the application of economics and decision science. You will also be able to conduct rigorous cost-effectiveness analyses of health interventions and technologies to inform policy at regional, national and international levels. 

Careers

Graduates of this programme have the relevant skills and knowledge for a career within the pharmaceutical industry, local or national government departments, international organisations, think tanks, consultancies or in academia among other opportunities such as the Ministry of Health, Office of Health Economics, UCL, King's College London, Frontier Economics, and Evidera.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Systems in a Global Context
  • Economic Evaluation in Health Care
  • Medical Statistics 
  • Econometrics for Health
  • Microeconomics for Health
  • Modelling for Decision Science
  • Bayesian Methods in Health Economics
  • Health Economics
  • The Social Determinants of Global Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
69
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
69
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of an upper second-class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in economics, statistics, mathematics or a related quantitative field such as epidemiology, engineering or physics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25800 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14300 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time

  • UK: £7,150
  • International: £12,900

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /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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