Taught course

Healthcare Management, Leadership and Innovation

University of Plymouth · Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry

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Entry requirements

Normally a recognised first degree or equivalent will be required.

You should also have successfully completed the Postgraduate Diploma in Healthcare Management, Leadership and Innovation.

Entrants who have acquired experience through work or other means that enables staff responsible for admissions to be confident of the candidate’s ability to succeed in the programme may also be considered, in line with QAA guidance.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme responds to the need for skills enhancement in the areas of management, leadership and innovation. This need is being increasingly expressed by a wide range of healthcare professionals and health service managers. The course is designed to be a highly flexible entry into management within the health and care service, whether your interests lie in leadership, quality improvement, innovation methodology, organisation development, patient safety, or education.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Admission Enquiries
+44 1752 437333