Phd in Health Economics

Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Program Description

Phd in Health Economics

Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Program Objectives:

  • Developing health economics knowledge.
  • Educating professionals & researchers in health economics to design sustainable approach in health system.
  • Training students for being an expert in analyzing the current status and accomplishing proper approach for improving the economic situation of health care organizations & systems.

Method of Instruction:

1.5 years including core & special theoretical courses (30 credits)+ some remedial courses;

2.5 years including comprehensive exam + dissertation (20 credits); Each credit consists of 17 hours for theoretical lessons or 34 hours for practical lessons;

Students have to pass courses and defend their thesis within 4 - 5 years.

Program Location:

Department of Health Management & Economics

Program Duration:

2-3 years

Who can Attend?

Students who hold an M.Sc. degree in medical sciences, health sciences, economics, health economics, or management or an M.D. degree can apply for this program.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated December 16, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept., 2017
2 - 3 years
Full time
Start date Sept., 2017
Iran Tehran
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 - 3 years
Price - 5000 USD / year