City University London

Health and Hospital Administration


The International Office, Northampton Square

London, England

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MSc Health Management in Strategic Management and Leadership, MSc Health Pollicy, MSc Health Informatics, MSc Health Economics, MSc Economic Evaluation in Healthcare, MSc Food Policy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MSc Health Management in Strategic Management and Leadership provides the strategic management and leadership skills needed to shape the contemporary management agenda in healthcare with the business and analytical skills and the management development necessary for strategic leadership. It develops abilities to prioritise and analyse, clarify and explain complex management concepts and take leadership in providing solutions to management challenges and issues. This rigorous and comprehensive approach gives you an edge in the workplace. The course is suitable for those requiring business skills in health management. This includes a wide range of disciplines including the medical professions, nursing and allied health professionals, service and general managers, clinical directors, commissioners, managers in the pharmaceutical industries and medical supplies, health insurance and social enterprises. Learning alongside others with different management and professional backgrounds adds a breadth and depth to your learning and development. You will be taught by expert staff from City's health management, health policy and health economics teams with distinguished guest speakers from the UK and overseas. In addition to a comprehensive range of Strategic Management and Leadership modules there are further options to specialise in Planning and Health Policy. Why study Health Management at City? Gain essential insights into strategic management and leadership that can be applied in any organisation across many different sectors of healthcare Learn by looking at what successful strategic leaders actually do, their insights, the skills profile and outlook you need for this Learn from highly regarded experts in the field Expand your outlook and share your knowledge and experience with participants from around the world from many organisations and diverse and interesting backgrounds Choose further optional modules from two clusters: Strategic Management Planning and Health Policy. Who is the course for? The course is suitable for professionals from a wide range of backgrounds, including: Medical, nursing and allied health professions Health management and administration Public health Social enterprises International agencies Research institutions and consultancies Pharmaceutical and healthcare industries Health insurance The course is suitable for those who wish to expand their knowledge of strategic management and leadership to support their current or future employment. Applicants planning a career in management come from a wide range of disciplines: Biosciences Economics Business studies Statistics


Our graduates work both in the UK and worldwide in health management as highly knowledgeable professionals in management careers or as clinicians and allied health professionals with dual clinical and management responsibilities. Organisations include primary, secondary and tertiary care providers and organisations that commission and manage care, government departments, NGO's, social enterprises, the social and voluntary sector, and management consultancy.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

In State Tuition (per year): 15500 GBP

Out State Tuition (per year): 15500 GBP

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