Master's Programme in Health Economics, Policy and Management

General

Program Description

The Master's Programme in Health Economics, Policy and Management provides a global perspective to the medical management field and has a multidisciplinary approach. Medical management addresses how resources in the form of competence, knowledge, material and other assets can best be used and developed to improve human health.

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Programme presentation

The programme provides an opportunity for students to develop theoretical and practical skills for analysing health and healthcare issues at the organisational and policy level. The objectives are to enhance their existing knowledge and skills of health economics, management and policy, and to help them gain theoretical and conceptual understanding of the function of the health sector.

Read more on how the programme is structured in the programme syllabus.

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Career opportunities

Graduates are well prepared for several positions in the private and public sectors, particularly authorities responsible for environmental and health issues, both in Sweden and abroad. The programme provides a solid foudation for graduates wishing to continue studies at doctoral level (PhD).

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More information

For more information about application, specific entry requirements and selection, please visit the Master's Programme in Health Economics, Policy and Management page on Karolinska Institutet's website.

Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

Karolinska Institutet is a one-faculty university dedicated solely to the medical and health sciences, with a reputation for top quality research and innovation. Karolinska Institutet is consistently ... Read More

Karolinska Institutet is a one-faculty university dedicated solely to the medical and health sciences, with a reputation for top quality research and innovation. Karolinska Institutet is consistently ranked in the top 50 universities globally and the top 10 medical universities in Europe. Read less