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Healthcare Management

University of Bristol

M.Sc. Online
24 months
3825 GBP/year
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This innovative distance learning Healthcare Management programme at University of Bristol is designed for those with an interest in pursuing a career in management or with managerial responsibilities in the healthcare sector. 

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The Healthcare Management programme at University of Bristol aims to create a new generation of healthcare professionals who understand and can provide solutions for the challenges faced by health systems and healthcare organisations in the 21st century. You will currently be working in a variety of settings including academic or clinical settings.

The MSc reflects contemporary themes and developments within healthcare management. You will discuss the latest understanding of how to successfully manage healthcare organisations and acquire the skills and confidence to challenge, innovate and solve problems. You will also have the opportunity in both year one and two to pursue projects relevant to healthcare management, where possible applying your learning to your own place of work.


This programme is intended for anyone who has an interest in pursuing a career with managerial responsibilities in the healthcare sector. This includes managers, clinicians and other healthcare professionals who are already working in or with healthcare organisations, or who are interested in developing their careers in this direction.

The programme is also an ideal platform for anyone who does not have prior working knowledge of healthcare organisations but would like to pursue a career in this sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership and Management in Healthcare
  • Quality Improvement in Healthcare
  • Patient Safety and Risk Management
  • Healthcare Improvement Capstone Assessment Unit

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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

  • Applicants must be in full-time or part-time professional employment and hold a first or upper second-class honours degree or equivalent, including a clinical subject, or equivalent qualification. In exceptional circumstances candidates with a lower class degree, equivalent qualifications or at least two years' work experience in the healthcare sector may be admitted if they can demonstrate their potential for master's-level work.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    3825 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7650 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • Channel Islands/IoM: part-time (two years)£8,920


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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Healthcare Management
University of Bristol


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