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Healthcare Management

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

24 months
14000 EUR/year
8000 EUR/year
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The MSc in Healthcare Management  from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland is an applied healthcare management course designed to facilitate healthcare professionals, managers and administrators in developing the necessary knowledge, expertise and skills for effective healthcare service management and leading in associated settings.


The Healthcare Management programme from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland comprises six taught modules and an action research project. On completion of the MSc in Healthcare Management, you will be ideally placed to ensure the delivery and configuration of high-quality healthcare services, to lead and manage change, and to develop within your organisation and your profession. 

You will also graduate with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the complexity of healthcare, business processes, finance, operations management, information technology, marketing, leadership and strategy.

Suitable for:

All those working in the healthcare sector including doctors, managers, nurses, interdisciplinary health and social care workers, allied health professionals, other clinical specialists and administrators who wish to develop their management knowledge and skills. Personnel in allied health businesses such as medical supplies and equipment, the pharmaceutical sector and healthcare regulation should also find the programme highly relevant.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Managing Organisations and People
  • Operations & Quality Management 
  • Leadership & Strategic Management 
  • Managing Finance in Healthcare Organisations
  • Quality & Risk Management 
  • Evaluation, Measurement & Research 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants must hold a primary degree at Level 8 NFQ (National Framework of Qualifications) - For applicants who don’t hold a primary degree, there is a recognition of prior learning (RPL) pathway outlined below.
  • Applicants should be working in healthcare industry
  • There are two exceptions to the above:
  • If you are a native speaker of English and have completed your undergraduate education in an English institution in a country where English is the official language.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8000 EUR per year during 24 months.

EU applicants

  • Year 1: €8,000
  • Year 2: €4,950
Non-EU applicants
  • Year 1: €14,000
  • Year 2: €8,000


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