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Postgraduate Diploma in Healthcare Management (Leadership)

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120 credits

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Full course description

Do you want to advance your career in healthcare leadership? This course is assist you gain advanced skills and knowledge for you to pursue and advance your career in healthcare leadership in organization such as governments, health services, NGOs, pharmaceutical industry and research institutes. This is the opportunity to build your academic and research skills.


After taking part in this course, learners should be able to:

·       Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of  business , system and structure

·       Demonstrate in-depth knowledge  of strategic healthcare leadership

·       Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge on health inequities and social determinants of health

·       Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge on healthcare financing systems

·       Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of key management  skills


·       Fundamental of healthcare management( 15 credit)

·       Advanced Management in healthcare (15 credits)

·       Strategic healthcare leadership (15 credits)

·       Healthcare Consultancy  (15 credits)

·       Research Methods  (15 credits)

·        Financial Analysis  (10 credits)

·       Healthcare Management  for non-health professionals (15 credits)

·       Decision Modeling (10 Credits)

·       Practical case studies (10 credits)


·       Healthcare professional interested in healthcare leadership

·       Individual involved in policy analysis and want to have an in-depth understanding of healthcare economics

·       Graduate of finance or economics who want to have an understanding of healthcare management

·       Individual working in health agencies, government, NGOs, etc who is interested in addressing key health-related issues requiring leadership skills

Teaching Methods

Interactive Lectures conducted onsite, Problem-solving exercise and case-based learning.  Course materials, including lecture notes and Power Point presentation, and other programme materials will be provided electronically.


Formative and Summative assessment. Learners would provide feedback via 1000 word written essay after each module and a 4000 written summative essay. All modules must be passed. Those interested in obtaining MSc will submit a research project (60 credits)



Postgraduate diploma - UK: £4500/ International Student: £4500

MSc – UK £10,000/ International Students £10,000.


Accommodation & Housing

We offer accommodation options and support all our learners. Our dedicated accommodation team can help you find private accommodation in Glasgow, Scotland if required. For assistance on accommodation, contact Dhuwara on

Campus: On-site, part-time

 Dates: September & January