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Health Care Policy and Management

12 months
Duration
23850 GBP/year
13320 GBP/year
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About

The Health Care Policy and Management course at University of Birmingham bridges the traditional divide between academic study and the worlds of policy and practice.

Overview

The Health Care Policy and Management course at University of Birmingham provides both theoretical frameworks and practical tools that can be applied to health systems in the UK and overseas, designed for senior managers, clinicians and policy makers working in or with health care organisations, or with an interest in developing their careers in this direction. 

Career

This programme is designed for senior managers, clinicians and policy makers who are already working in or with health care organisations, or who have an interest in developing their careers in this direction.

Programme Structure

Health Care Policy and Management

Core modules

  • Health Service Management
  • Health and Health Care Policy
  • People, Patients and Communities
  • Dissertation 
Optional modules
  • Strategic Planning 
  • Quality and Safety
  • Improvement and Innovation 
  • Leadership and Change
Management (Managing Quality and Service Improvement)Core modules
  • Health Service Management
  • Participation, Involvement and Engagement 
  • Quality and Safety
  • Innovation and Improvement
  • Dissertation 
Optional modules
  • Health and Health Care Policy
  • Leadership and Change
  • Strategic Planning

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

The normal entrance requirement is a good Honours degree (upper second-class or above), or an equivalent professional qualification and professional experience. However, appropriate career experience may be taken into account.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23850 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    13320 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13320 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Health Care Policy and Management Masters (MSc):

  • UK (f/t) £13,320
  • UK (p/t) £6,660
  • International (f/t only) £23,850
Health Care Policy and Management (Managing Quality and Service Improvement) Masters (MSc):
  • UK (f/t) £13,320
  • UK (p/t) £6,660
  • International (f/t only) £23,850

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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