Taught course

Pharmacoeconomics (Online)

Institution
Universitat Pompeu Fabra · Barcelona School of Management
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

Aimed at professionals and graduates involved with the health and pharmaceutical sector.

Months of entry

February

Course content

Entirely taught in English, the Online Postgraduate Course in Pharmacoeconomics at UPF Barcelona School of Management specialises you in the economic evaluation of medications and medical technologies, as well as in medical policy and management at the macro, meso and micro level (pharmacoeconomics).

This course will teach you to understand, assess and carry out economic evaluations of medications and medical technologies, and to optimize health service management using quantitative analysis techniques. You will also learn how to analyse the financing policies of current medications and to manage medications in different health systems.

The program is designed to complement the training of professionals with management responsibilities and graduates interested in acquiring the necessary skills to take on such responsibilities in:

  • Hospitals, clinical laboratories and public and private health centres.
  • Public bodies responsible for managing and/or funding pharmaceuticals and health services.
  • Private insurance companies.
  • Pharmaceutical companies and companies related to the distribution of pharmaceuticals.
  • Pharmaceutical and health service management training centres.
  • Consultancy and advisory firms related to the health sector, etc.

Information for international students

Those students who are not native english speakers will be asked at least B2 English (CEFR). Participants who have english as their native language, or have studied/work in this language will not have to present any certificates.

Fees and funding

UK students
4,750€
International students
4,750€

Qualification and course duration

PGDip

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
UPF Barcelona School of Management
Email
info@bsm.upf.edu
Phone
+34 93 542 18 00