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The award
MSc

How long you will study
1 - 2 year

Domestic course fees
GBP 10710 per year

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
find out

International course fees
GBP 15300 per year

All study options

About Health Economics at City, University of London

Who is it for?

Interested in pursuing a rewarding career as a health economist? The Health Economics MSc has been designed for those who have a background in economics and are looking to specialise. However, we also offer provision to those who are new to economics.

In developed and developing countries, the demand for specialists in health economics continues to increase. The Health Economics MSc is designed to meet this demand by introducing you to how microeconomics principles can be applied to the analysis of health and healthcare decisions by consumers, firms and governments.

As a result, you will gain the skills and knowledge you need to work as a Health Economist in the public and private sectors, and international health organisations and NGOs.

Objectives

The Health Economics MSc will help you:

Develop your analytical and modelling abilities

Understand the principles of microeconomics applied to health and healthcare

Apply principles and methods of economic evaluation

Assess the principal theoretical models developed by economists to explain the healthcare sector

Understand and apply the advanced quantitative methods used in health economics and economic evaluation

Design, analyse and interpret economic evaluation research.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMScHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 2 year
    Course starts find outDomestic course feesGBP 10710 per yearInternational course feesGBP 15300 per year

Notes about fees for this course

Fees listed are for full-time only. Part-time fees are:

UK/EU: £5,355 per year

£7,650 per year.

Entry requirements

If English is not your first language you will need one of the following qualifications:

IELTS with an overall score of 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 for each sub-test).

A first degree from a UK university or an overseas institution recognised by City as providing adequate evidence of proficiency in the English language, for example, from institutions in Australia or the USA.

Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a Certificate of Acceptance for Study (CAS) as of April 2014.

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