24 months
40160 AUD/year
24580 AUD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Health Economics, Management and Policy - Master of Business Administration program from University of Newcastle will provide students with a unique set of multidisciplinary skills needed to address the complex challenges faced by the increasingly dynamic healthcare industry.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Students will have the opportunity to focus on courses in health economics and policy, health management and leadership, health analytics and informatics, or research.

The Health Economics, Management and Policy - Master of Business Administration program from University of Newcastle is designed to provide students with a range of analytic, strategic and leadership skills which will prepare them for increasingly competitive careers in business management in the corporate and public sectors. The program offers a grounding in fundamental business areas such as accounting, organisational behaviour, marketing and management.

Program learning outcomes

On successful completion of the program students will have:

  • Effective oral and written skills to communicate complex business management information to a variety of audiences.
  • Effective independent or collaborative work skills to apply specialised knowledge and expert judgement to business management tasks.
  • Critical thinking and analytical problem solving skills to be able to justify sound business management solutions.
  • Specialised knowledge of theories, models and concepts relevant to business management and be proficient in their application.
  • Professional proficiency in the utilisation of information and technology in business management contexts.
  • Decision making skills that incorporate ethical, social and global issues.
  • Skills to apply relevant theories, principles and methodologies to research in business management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organisational Behaviour and Design
  • Marketing Management and Planning
  • Strategic Management
  • Health Economics and Finance
  • Health Plan Design and Payments: Theory and Practice

  • Applied Economic Evaluation in Healthcare

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International: It is recommended you submit your application a minimum of 12 weeks before your intended semester or trimester start date.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

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

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

Get your student insurance now

Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of Newcastle and/or in Australia, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 102443B

Entry into the Master of Health Economics, Management and Policy/Master of Business Administration will be available to applicants who have:

  • A Bachelor degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline; or
  • A Bachelor Honours degree, Graduate Certificate, or equivalent in any discipline; or
  • A minimum 5 years relevant organisational experience*; or
  • Successful completion of 75% (30 units) of the UoN Graduate Certificate in Health Economics, Management and Policy or Graduate Certificate in Business Administration programs.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    40160 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40160 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    24580 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24580 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Newcastle

1333 - 2400 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.

Our partners

Master of Business Administration- Health Economics, Management and Policy
University of Newcastle


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!