Master of Health Economics, Management and Policy

Study Programme Details
City: Newcastle
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site, Hybrid, Online

Programme Type

Master's degree


18 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Discover a transformative educational experience with the Master of Health Economics, Management, and Policy. This program is tailored for healthcare sector leaders, policy makers, and analysts, offering a comprehensive toolkit that blends leadership and management capabilities with analytical and conceptual knowledge. Unleash your potential in shaping the future of healthcare.


In response to the increasing demand both nationally and internationally for expertise in health leadership, management, policy, governance, economics, and evaluation, the Master of Health Economics, Management, and Policy has been meticulously crafted. This program serves as a beacon for those seeking to make a profound impact on the healthcare landscape. Gain multifaceted skills that transcend traditional boundaries and empower you to drive positive change.

Admission Requirements

  • IELTS overall minimum: 6.5, with a section minimum of 6.0.
  • Bachelor degree (or higher) in a relevant discipline; or
  • Honors Bachelor degree, Graduate Certificate (or equivalent) in any discipline; or
  • Minimum 5 years relevant organizational experience*; or
  • Successful completion of 30 units of the University of Newcastle Graduate Certificate in Health Economics, Management, and Policy program.
  • Healthcare system organisations
  • International and national health law
  • Health policy and governance – theory and practice
  • Health information and technology
  • Healthcare data analytics
  • Stakeholder communication and decision making in the healthcare sector

AUD 40,690 per year.

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates emerge as dynamic professionals equipped with a robust skill set to address complex challenges in healthcare. Be prepared to spearhead initiatives, contribute to policy development, and champion innovations that enhance healthcare systems.

Visa Requirements:

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