International Healthcare Management

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

  • 3 Semesters
  • on campus
  • 90 ECTS
  • €1.100/Month
  • Full time

Help shape the future of healthcare management! Our MBA in Healthcare Management prepares you for challenging managerial tasks in the global healthcare sector. Strengthen your soft skills and get qualified for international management positions.

  • English
  • summer and winter semester

Your course content What you will learn

You acquire comprehensive management know-how and a sustainable and holistic understanding of the challenges of today's healthcare system. In addition to classic modules such as economics, marketing or accounting, you will gain industry-specific expertise in areas such as quality management, patient-centred healthcare or hospital management.

Thanks to the elective modules and integrated projects that are part of this MBA programme, you can broaden your professional horizons and strengthen your teamwork, communication and intercultural skills.

Your career prospects Our innovative approach that pays off

Thanks to our skill and project-oriented concept, you develop your leadership, negotiation and analytical skills. This way you prepare yourself for challenging management tasks in the international healthcare sector and your next career step.

Choose from the following career paths:

  • Management positions in the fields of international and public healthcare
  • Leading positions in the pharmaceutical and medical devices industry as well as hospitals and healthcare facilities
  • Sales and Key Account Manager
  • Quality Manager
  • Positions in medical controlling and e-health providers
  • And many more...
It's about you
It's about you

Our study concept

Your studies are divided into 5-week blocks. During this time you focus on one management topic which you get to view from different angles. Thanks to this approach you can learn about real management challenges and strengthen the skills that employers are looking for.

Learn more about our academic approach

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Your curriculum

3 Semester 90 ECTS
1. Semester

  • Basics of Management and Economics 5
  • Finance and Accounting 5
  • Organisational Behaviour 5
  • Elective I 5
  • International Healthcare Management I (Introduction, Actors and Stakeholders, Financial Flow in Healthcare, Hospital Management) 5

Elective I

Choose one of the following modules: Negotiation OR Environmental Management OR module from another SRH university

2. Semester

  • Trust and Collaboration 5
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Ethics 5
  • Marketing Management 5
  • Elective II 5
  • International Healthcare Management II (Public Health Management, Health Economics, Health Technology Assessment, Process and Quality Management in Healthcare, Patient-centered Healthcare) 10

Elective II

Choose one of the following modules: Project Management OR Statistics OR module from another SRH university

3. Semester

  • Scientific Writing 5
  • Practice 5
  • Master's Thesis 20
We support you

Full-Flex Offer | For international students only

Are you worried that Covid-19 might affect your academic future? Are you facing visa delays and travel restrictions? Take advantage of our offer to start your studies in April 2021 in virtual format and receive a reward!

Admission requirements Our requirements

To submit your application, please provide us with the following:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Min. 2 years of relevant work experience
  • Letter of motivation
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your passport/ID

Please find our English language requirements here:

  • Duolingo 95 Pts
  • TOEFL 87 ibt (direct entry)
  • TOEFL 79 - 86 ibt (with additional agreement)
  • TOEIC 785 (Listening/Reading 785, Speaking 160, Writing 150)
  • IELTS (academic) 6.5 average - please see Language Centre guidelines if results differ
  • CAE (grade A, B, or C)
  • CPE (grade A, B or C)
  • FCE (grade A, B or C)
  • Pearson English Test Academic (PTE-A) 59 points

The following applicants may be exempted from providing an English proficiency test:

  • English native speakers
  • Applicants with a secondary school education (for Bachelor‘s students) that was taught entirely in English
  • Applicants with a university education (for Master’s/MBA students) that was taught entirely in English

Fees and Funding Your tuition fees

Tuition fees

  • citizenship | EU/EEA (incl. Western Balkans, Switzerland): €1100 / month
  • citizenship | Non-EU/EEA: €7200 / semester

The monthly/semester tuition fees remain the same for the entire duration of the study programme. 

An additional enrolment fee of €500 (EU/EEA) / €900 (Non-EU/EEA) is to be paid once at the start of the programme.


Information on financing options & scholarships can be found here.

Apply now Application process and deadlines

We are happy to welcome you to our university. This is our application process:

  1. You submit your online application via the SRH application portal
  2. If you meet the admission requirements, we will invite you to a personal/phone interview
  3. If the interview is successful, you will receive an acceptance letter and the study contract
  4. You sign the study contract and send it back to us
  5. You pay the enrolment fee (all students) and – if you are a Non-EU/Non-EEA student – the 3-month deposit
  6. You receive your letter of admission
  7. You take part in our Orientation Week and then you are good to go!

Get started now Your path into the future

  • You will take part in a step-by-step learning experience
  • You will study in small teams through practice-oriented tasks
  • You can concentrate on what is important in 5-week blocks
  • You will receive individual support from your lecturers

Apply now!