The Healthcare Management course at the University of Leicester features core management modules covering areas such as leadership, strategy, organisational behaviour and accounting together with skills vital to healthcare managers around managing clinical professionals and quality and safety.
This degree will equip you with the skills to critically evaluate the published literature on healthcare management and to synthesise the range of issues and perspectives which inform research and practice in the field. It will also develop your practical transferable skills including the ability to conduct independent research. You will have the opportunity to develop the expertise and knowledge to manage competently, capably and ethically.
The course has been designed to meet the needs of those wishing to take-up or prepare themselves for a management role in the NHS or healthcare.
Careers and employability
This postgraduate degree has been developed with the healthcare management professional in mind and offers many opportunities for career enhancement. Our courses are both intellectually stimulating and relevant to career needs, a fact endorsed by over 20,000 School of Business graduates from about 100 countries.
By taking the MSc in Healthcare Management, you will acquire the latest academic and professional knowledge in the areas of management, human resource development, leadership and strategy which will enhance your professional development and career prospects.
The course can also contribute to your career development by offering skills that are in acknowledged shortage in the health service, and which align with nationally recognised NHS criteria for promotion and job profiling.
- Academic Skills and Practice
- Organisational Behaviour
- Business Economics
- Accounting and Finance for Managers
- Managing Clinical Professionals in Healthcare
- Strategic Management
- Foundations of Leadership
- Leading, Managing and Organising Quality and Safety in Healthcare
- Reseach Methods for Healthcare Managers
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesManagement Studies Health Administration Health Sciences View 455 other Masters in Health Administration in United Kingdom
- A medical degree or a degree in a closely related subject at 2.1 or above from a recognised institution.
- Intercalating medical students: you will need to be in the 9th decile or above of your degree.
International21000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 21000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National9500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
Living costs for Leicester
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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