Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Health Administration

This innovative course is designed for graduates who have, or aspire to, an administration role in health and social care. The multi-professional approach will allow you to develop the knowledge and skills required to continue at a more advanced level and enhance your career development. The course will prepare you to work effectively within the complex and rapidly evolving environments of health and social care.

Entry requirements

Bachelor (Honours) degree at 2.2 or above or equivalent. We look for applicants to have a background in health, health sciences or management in order to be eligible for the programme. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient relevant work experience within the industry.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: leadership and finance for effective service delivery; contemporary human resource management; behaviour and management in organisations; clinical governance and improvement practice; exploring evidence to improve practice; health administration project. Choice of 1 of the following modules: contemporary ethical and professional issues in healthcare; international health and social care policy.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,760 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 570 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,614 per Credit module (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Craiglockhart Campus Edinburgh EH14 1DJ Scotland

Key information

Information Office
Telephone number: 
0333 900 6040