12 months
15945 GBP/year
6720 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Study health and social care at an advanced level, learn alongside students from around the world and enhance your career development in this Healthcare Management course from Edinburgh Napier University.

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This innovative Healthcare Management course from Edinburgh Napier University  is designed for graduates who have, or aspire to, a management role in health and social care.

The programme will prepare you to work effectively within the complex and rapidly evolving environments of health and social care, and provide the opportunity to enhance your knowledge and skills within a broad international context.

The MSc Healthcare Management programme is distinctive in that it offers modules from the Business School and the School of Health and Social Care.


The course aims to enable students to be innovative, provide leadership and prepare them as professional healthcare managers.

Critical appraisal of culturally relevant health and social policy is used to help students achieve advanced levels of preparation, for future healthcare management practice and to influence decision making at local and strategic levels.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Governance and Improvement Practice
  • Contemporary Human Resource Management
  • Exploring Evidence to Improve Practice
  • Healthcare Management Project
  • International Health and Social Care
  • Leadership and Finance for Effective Service Delivery

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 21 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply all year round


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at a 2:2 or above or equivalent. 
  • We look for applicants to have a background in a related subject (healthcare professional degrees such as nursing, medicine, dentistry, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, health promotion, health administration or health management). We may also consider different subjects if you are a registered healthcare professional working at a senior level.
  • We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.
  • We welcome applications from students studying a wide range of international qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15945 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15945 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6720 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6720 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland, and Republic of Ireland: £6,720
  • Overseas and EU: £15,945

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /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.

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