Taught course

Health Economics, Policy and Management

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) · Department of Social Policy

Entry requirements

A 2:1 degree or equivalent and three years’ relevant work experience.

Months of entry


Course content

The programme aims to help professionals accelerate their existing careers by exploring new options within the pharmaceutical and healthcare fields and enhancing their existing set of health management, economics and policy skills. You will also gain a theoretical and conceptual understanding of health-related topics.

You will have the opportunity to engage with the UK's top academics, policy-makers and professionals in international health. You will be taught by leading UK and European academics in the areas of health economics, management and policy.

This is a modular programme, with four two-week intensive LSE-based lecture courses, as well as a dissertation on a topic of your choice. You have the flexibility to customise your curriculum by choosing from a range of optional modules, allowing you to pursue the areas which interest you and fit your background, experience and goals.

Previous participants on the programme have included a diverse group of professionals from various health services, insurance funds, international agencies, and health care, pharmaceutical and consulting companies from across the globe.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

Course contact details

Student Recruitment Office
+44 (0) 20 7955 6613