Taught course

Health Economics and Decision Science

Institution
UCL - University College London · Institute for Global Health
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper second‐class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in a relevant, quantitative subject.

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

The English language level for this programme is: Good.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc Health Economics and Decision Science spans economics, statistics and epidemiology. You will receive training in the theoretical foundations of these disciplines, which is enhanced through applied problems. You will benefit from the programme's strong links to industry and gain a range of skills that are in demand with prospective employers.

UCL offers a highly multidisciplinary environment in which to study health economics and decision science. The teaching team for this programme comprises economists, statisticians, epidemiologists, mathematicians and public health doctors among others. As a world-leading university, we research, publish and consult on the topics we teach. Our strong links to industry, policy and academia enhance the relevance of our teaching and the employment opportunities of our graduates.

Fees and funding

Please see UCL website for full information about fees and costs for this programme.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

flexible
60 months
full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

Teaching will be delivered using a wide range of methods including classroom teaching, peer-led seminars, online lectures and practical exercises, moderated debates, group exercises and reading and writing tasks. Assessment varies from written examinations, to essays, portfolios and oral presentations.

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)20 3370 1214