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Tuition fee €3,500.00 per year
Application fee €200.00 one-time
Deposit €500.00 one-time
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Health management is one of a kind program in Latvia and Baltic countries and a common project of RSU Faculty of Medicine and RISEBA. It gives an opportunity to gain theoretical health knowledge based on European and international approach to health system management and applicable in real work, as well as to improve professional, economics and administration knowledge of those working in the field of health, as well as those planning to start activities in healthcare system. This study program is module-based, and part of the teaching staff is invited from foreign high schools.

The program has been designed to:

to develop economic and management knowledge, which are necessary for effective management of organisations and enterprises in health care sector to prepare high level specialists for professional work of a manager in health sector to support implementation of practical development and change projects in organisations and enterprises in health sector

Programme structure

Introductory course: Fundamentals of Economics – General knowledge required for business management only for applicants with non-business educational background

Module 1: Public Health and Health Systems
Public Health and Epidemiology
Health Care Organisation and Financing
Module 2: Management
Business Strategy and Management in the Organisation of Health Care
Financial Management
Marketing Management in Health Care
Module 3: Human Resource Management and Organizational Behaviour
Strategic Management of Human Resources
Leadership and Development of Effective Management Skills
Change Management
Ethics in Business and Health Management
Module 4: Health Economics and Law
Health Economics
Legal Aspects of Health Management
Module 5: Research Methods and introduction to Internship
Research Methodology
Project Management in Health Care
Introduction to Internship
Module 6: Multidisciplinary
Efficiency and Quality Management of the Organisation
Pharmaceutical Policy and Management
Master Thesis

Apply now! Fall semester 2018/19
Jun 30, 2019 23:59
Europe/Riga time
Application deadline
Jul 30, 2019 23:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States