Admission to this course is normally on the basis of UK Honours Degree Grade 2:1 or above or an equivalent qualification for overseas applicants.
Graduates of any of the following cognate disciplines who have health informatics experience should consider applying for this course:
- Healthcare Professionals
- Health Information / Data Management
- Medical / Clinical Records / Coding
- ICT and Computer in Health / Social care / Sports Science
- Health Economics
- Nursing and Social Work / Care
- Business Administration and Management in Health Care
Non-graduates are also welcome to apply. All applications are considered on individual merit, taking into account any relevant work experience. Should you have qualifications below the required minimum or lack a suitable first degree, please feel encouraged to submit an application if you have at least two years of experience in health informatics or related fields.
Applicants who are not first-language English speakers must provide one of the following qualifications: IELTS Academic: 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 in each part).
Months of entry
January, October, July, April
Take advantage of one of our 100 Master’s Scholarships to study at Swansea University, the Times Good University Guide’s Welsh University of the Year 2017. Postgraduate loans are also available to English and Welsh domiciled students. For more information on fees and funding please visit our website.
The developing discipline of health informatics is becoming an increasingly important component of health provision in the 21st Century. This programme builds on the successful MSc in Health Informatics which has been running at Swansea University since 2001.
Modules on this programme typically include:
- Critical Appraisal and Evaluation
Any one existing health informatics module relating to the chosen topic:
- Undertaking health informatics research
Information for international students
Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.
Fees and funding
You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Tony Paget
- +44 (0)1792 602874