University of York
The course provides a comprehensive training in the theory and practice of health economics and gives students the experience and skills needed for research and health service decision-making.
Minimum entry requirement is the equivalent of an upper 2nd Class degree in economics, or other relevant discipline. However many students have other qualifications, including medicine, pharmacy, and nursing.
Module includes: Health economics; evaluation of health care; econometrics 1 and applied microeconometrics, or Econometrics 1 and 2 or statistics and econometrics or econometric methods for research; either advance microeconomics or applied microeconomics; clinical decision analysis; summer placement. 1 module from: Advanced macroeconomics; applied microeconometrics; development project appraisal; experimental economics; health and development; health care management; industrial economics; international macroeconomics; labour economics; management decision analysis; public finance; public sector economics (microeconomic Applications). 1 or more optional units from: Environmental economics; environmental valuation.
A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,650 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,680 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of York||York||YO10 5DD||Yorkshire and the Humber|