University of West London

University of West London

Management Studies (Health and Social Care)

This programme addresses the needs of managers in an environment subject to frequent change, with even more fundamental changes expected in the future; questions of resource allocation, and the efficiency of using and organising resources, are central to the current debate; the programme is designed to help students understand these issues and put them into context; students also improve their functional skills in specific areas, and learn about multi-disciplinary working as an integral part of modern management practice within the health and social care sectors.

Entry requirements

Applicants need a 1st degree or a professional qualification or equivalent, or a HND/C or Foundation Degree with work experience; applicants with no formal qualifications but with significant relevant work experience may be considered for entry if they are able to demonstrate they can meet the criteria; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or above, at a minimum of 5.5 for each of the 4 individual components, TOEFL internet-based test 90 or above, Pearson PTE Academic 58 or above, or an equivalent secure English language test.

Course modules

Modules include: PgCert: health and social policy environment; managing resources; self development. Modules include: PgDip: health and social policy environment; managing resources; self development; relationship management; managing quality.

Sponsorship information

UWL welcomes applications from students who are sponsored: a signed letter of authorisation from a sponsor is required providing student's full name; the course which the sponsor is prepared to pay for; the sponsor�s name and address (for invoice purposes).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Part-time day/evening £ 2,850 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
PgDip Part-time day/evening £ 3,450 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ealing Campus Ealing W5 5RF South East

Key information

University of West London