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MBA Health Management

  • Full or part time
    Online distance learning available
  • Course Disciplines
  • Course Start
    Any Month
  • Course Duration
    1-2 years
  • MBA Program Type
    MBA

About This MBA Program

Course Description

The MBA Health Management programme builds on the established strength of the management core syllabus, to provide expertise in the unique elements and issues within the healthcare industry. The role of the manager in healthcare organisations continues to grow in importance, as the rapidly changing healthcare industry increases in significance, in all parts of the world.

Programme Aims and Objectives

Introduction

During this course, students will be able to study basic principles within the Healthcare sector and acquire significant skills and knowledge in order to become successful health carers as well as run managerial positions in the health sector.

Rationale

The course will enable students to become efficiently equipped with all the necessary skills and knowledge in order to advance in international organizations and achieve positive results when operating in executive positions.

Aims of the Programme

The course aims to:

1. Produce skilled executives on Administration and Health Economics. Specifically, it covers a wide range of knowledge and skills that are now considered necessary by health professionals to address current problems of administration and finance, both in design and planning and management of health services.

2. The program provides expertise and technical skills and enhances the analysis of strategies, measures and actions aimed at developing the health sector within the

broader context of social policy.

3. The program has an interdisciplinary basis, focusing on Management and Health Economics (hospital administration, human resources, total quality management, financing and planning of health services, economic evaluation), but also negotiation and basic subjects in the fields of Public Health of Epidemiology, Sociology of Health and Sanitary Engineering.

Objectives of the Programme

1. Provide all the necessary skills to the graduates in order to become successful health care professionals and be able to function efficiently within the health sector

2. The programme also enables students to become technically aware of issues regarding healthcare and enriches their ability to analyse strategies and decisions made when developing healthcare units and their social policy

3. Students will be also able to develop skills in the management of health care units as well as the administration of such units so as to function successfully in managerial positions within the Healthcare sector.


Visit the MBA Health Management page on the Unicaf University web site for more details!

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The Unicaf Scholarship Programme was founded to offer gifted, underprivileged students the opportunity to further their education, by earning internationally recognised qualifications, at low cost, through online study, or through on-campus learning (only available for Unicaf University programmes).If you are interested in a Unicaf Scholarship you can easily submit your application online.Each scholarship application is examined and decided upon, depending on the qualifications and the financial situation of the applicant. Eligible students are awarded a percentage of scholarship.Join thousands of students from Nigeria, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Ghana, Kenya, Botswana, Malawi, and many other countries, who have earned their degrees with the help of the Unicaf Scholarship Programme.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Up to 80% of tuition fees

Eligibility

Unicaf considers candidates for a scholarship based on:Academic qualifications: Candidates should meet the entry requirements of the respective programme of study
Financial ability: Candidates should be in a position to pay the portion of the fees after the application of the Scholarship.
Country of residence: Different scholarships apply depending on the country of residence of the student.

Application Procedure

Please apply online, after which you will be contacted by a student adviser to discuss your studies, requirements for admissions, payment plans, etc. Your documents will then be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee and the Admissions Officer to evaluate your eligibility for the Scholarship and the degree programme of your choice. Once accepted, your student adviser will contact you to finalise your admission.

Further Information

https://link.unicaf.org/2WI6NCQ



Entry Requirements

The general admission requirements for entry to Unicaf University Master’s degree programmes can be found at View Website. Variances may be observed based on the local education regulatory requirements relating to the country in which each campus of Unicaf University operates. Students are advised to contact the Office of Admissions to find out more about the range of international academic qualifications accepted.

In addition to a strong academic record, extra-curricular activities, leadership skills and other relevant background information are taken into account.