London South Bank University

London South Bank University

International Health Services and Hospital Management

The course is on planning and managing health services; the curriculum includes management theory and practice, strategic management, epidemiology, health policy and planning; the course also includes a 3-week placement with an NHS hospital.

Entry requirements

A degree or equivalent qualification together with appropriate senior work experience in a health service setting; plus a professional qualification, recognised as being equivalent to degree level and appropriate senior work experience in a health services setting.

Course modules

Modules include: International human resource and management; leading public health and health promotion; management and leadership; research methods and strategy; health economics in developing countries; management in action (includes an observation experience in NHS Trust hospital or NGOs); health planning in developing countries; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework, project, and case study.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 15 months
MSc Full-time - 15 months
PgCert Full-time - 15 months
MSc Part-time - 30 months
PgDip Part-time - 30 months
PgCert Part-time - 30 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7815 6100