University of Aberdeen

University of Aberdeen

Health Economics

This online learning PgCert will familiarise you with the principles and tools used by economists to inform the allocation of scarce health care resources. This topical and engaging PgCert will help you understand what health economics can contribute to decisions on the allocation of scarce resources, the techniques available for use within an economic evaluation, and the input health economics can provide in answering broader questions concerned with the provision and financing of health care. The programme is aimed at professionals working in the health care sector who seek to enhance their knowledge of health economics.

Sponsorship information

There are various sources of funding to support you during your period of study. We have a number of scholarships and bursaries available to our students, and external sources of funding available.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time September 2017 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Foresterhill Health Centre Aberdeen AB25 2AY Scotland

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