• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
The MIHMEP - International Healthcare Management Economics and Policy from SDA Bocconi School of Management is a one-year full-time program in English, aimed at those who want to take on challenging global roles in the healthcare sector, whether it’s the private industry, government and international organizations, or health service providers.


The MIHMEP - International Healthcare Management Economics and Policy from SDA Bocconi School of Management is the Master for you if:

  • Your objective is an international career in the healthcare sector in private or public institutions.
  • You are looking for a professional and dynamic environment.
  • You want to be informed about the cutting-edge thinking and skills on management and policy.
  • You are looking for a leading school with a strong reputation in management education.
  • You want to train in Italy, whose healthcare system has consistently been in the top 3 positions in the world since 2000, according to the World Healthcare Organization (WHO) and others.


MIHMEP graduates have gone on to rewarding careers in many healthcare fields. The main recruiting companies are public and private health care organizations, consulting firms, private companies, companies from the bio-pharmaceutical and medical device sectors, universities and research centers, Ministries of Health, and international organizations.

Programme Structure

  • The first two terms of the MIHMEP are designed to provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills needed to successfully act in the field of health care management, economy, and policy.
  • In the 3rd term you have 3 alternatives for your specialization. After choosing one, you then have to choose elective courses from the other 2 MIHMEP specializations. The 3 options are: Global Health & Development, Health Care Management, or Pharmaceutical & Medical Technology.
  • The 4th term is dedicated to internships. They are performed in pharmaceutical/medical device companies, national and regional health authorities, hospitals, health insurance organizations, NGOs, supranational organizations, research centers, and consulting companies, in Italy or abroad – all representing potential employment destinations opportunities.

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores. However, it does not provide a recommended score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

MIHMEP admission process is rigorous and designed not only to determine whether you are qualified for the MIHMEP program, but also whether the program will meet your expectations and career goals. We select candidates from a wide range of academic, cultural, and professional backgrounds. This diversity of approach, culture, and experience enriches the learning process at both an individual and group level.

  • Degree Certificate
  • Work Experience
  • Proficiency in English
  • GMAT/GRE or SDA Test
  • Two Letters of Reference

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

2-3 years post-bachelor work experience is an advantage in the admission process.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27504 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    27504 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
The total fee for the MIHMEP program is € 27,500 to be paid in four installments

Living costs for Milano

  • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


Each year, SDA Bocconi School of Management – as well as companies and other organizations –offer multiple scholarships and tuition waivers. These are awarded on the basis of merit to candidates with an outstanding profile.

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