University of York

University of York

Health Economics for Health Care Professionals

The programmes allow students to gain an accredited qualification whilst continuing in their careers, and offer the flexibility to spread study over a period of years to match professional and personal circumstances.We offer the option for people to sign up and study for individual modules with no requirement to undertake the full award, subject to suitable entry requirements and places being available. Additionally, students are welcome to attend the two-day module workshop.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a UK 2.1 or international equivalent in a relevant subject; there is no requirement for experience or qualifications in economics. All applicants whose 1st language is not English will be asked to provide evidence of their English language ability as part of their application.

Course modules

Sample modules include: basic economic concepts; health economics: concepts and analysis; introduction to health care evaluation.

Sponsorship information

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 Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning £ 5,980 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning £ 5,980 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Distance Learning

Get in touch

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Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 323789