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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.
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.
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.
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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