Taught course

Health Economics for Health Care Professionals (distance learning)

University of York · Department of Economics and Related Studies

Entry requirements

PGCert Health Economics for Health Care Professionals with an average of 56% or more in the Health Economics: Concepts and Analysis and Introduction to Health Care Evaluation modules.

Applicants who have not completed the PGCert Health Economics for Health Care Professionals at York are only able to be admitted in exceptional circumstances.

Months of entry


Course content

This course aims to build on the skills you develop during the PGCert Health Economics for Health Care Professionals.

Mounting pressure on healthcare budgets worldwide has focused attention on how best to organise health care systems and the spending within them. The University of York distance learning courses in health economics allow you to gain a qualification without interrupting your career, and offer the flexibility to spread study over a period of years to suit your professional and personal circumstances.

Using the knowledge you have gained in our PGCert in Health Economics for Health Care Professionals, you will deepen your knowledge of health economics.

Information for international students

If English isn't your first language you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability. We accept the following qualifications:

IELTS 6.5, minimum 6.0 in each component.

For more information see our English language requirements.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    12-24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 1904 323750