Health Economics

NUI Galway

 

Course Name Health Economics
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1MHE1 1MHE2
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters MSc
Application Date 1MHE1, full-time; 1MHE2, part-time.

Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.

When To Apply: NUI Galway does not set a deadline for receipt of applications (with some exceptions). Offers will be issued on a continuous basis. Candidates are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.
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Entry Requirements

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Normally applicants require a primary degree with Second Class Honours, Grade 1, which includes the study of economics to intermediate level. Students who hold a Higher Diploma in Economics with Second Class Honours, Grad...

Number of Places 15 full-time; 10 part-time.
Comment 3 GOOD REASONS TO STUDY THIS COURSE
1. Work experience: The MSc offers students the opportunity to use the skills they acquire in a placement.

2. Several students have successfully transitioned into full-time employment with their placement host.

3. Special events: NUI Galway organises seminars and conferences every year featuring national and international experts in all areas of health economics.
Course Content

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This MSc provides students with in-depth knowledge and expertise in the application of health economics techniques to address challenging issues concerning the allocation of resources in the health sector. Students will acquire the skil...

Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Many graduates have found employment in the pharmaceutical sector, in health economics consulting companies, in research institutes, and in the public sector. Other graduates have undertaken PhD studies at leading universities in Ireland and elsewhere.
Further Enquiries CONTACT
Professor Paddy Gillespie
T: +353 91 495 636
E: paddy.gillespie@nuigalway.ie
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