Taught course

Management in Health and Social Care

Oxford Brookes University · Department of Applied Health and Professional Development

Entry requirements

Applicants must have:

  • a UK BSc/BA degree, or equivalent learning experience, from a recognised international institution, or a professional qualification applicable to health or social care
  • evidence of recent study (within last five years) at degree or equivalent level
  • 6 months' experience as a student, employee or volunteer within the health/social care sector (European or International; public, private or voluntary).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

The MSc in Management in Health and Social Care welcomes UK, EU and international applicants who wish to study health or social care management and leadership at an advanced level.

This programme is focused on developing your insight, understanding and leadership of the complex and changing health and care environment. It gives you knowledge and perspective of the wider care system that can help you further your managerial career.

This course will help you to manage effectively and lead with confidence. It provides you with strategic insight, business acumen and a sound understanding of operational delivery and leading systems change. You will gain the skills needed for leading innovation, collaboration and partnership that bring about tangible results in the delivery of care.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
36 months


part time
12 months


part time
12-18 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Programme Administrator
+44 (0) 1865 483932