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Course Level:Postgraduate
Next Start Date: February 2023
Duration: 2 Years
Campus Location: University Square Campus, Luton
Attendance: Full-time

About the course

The MBA (Hospital and Health Services Management) with Data Analytics is a full time 24 month programme course aimed at building a solid foundation in analysing healthcare data and healthcare informatics as well as managing healthcare organisations. This programme is ideally suited to the needs of future health data scientists, enabling them to perform analyses and develop novel tools and methods for healthcare context.

It is aimed at students with diverse backgrounds from biomedical/medical domains, including clinical trainees, as well as Computer Science, Mathematics and Statistics to conduct their own analyses, and also to create the next generation of cutting-edge health data scientists who will be able to develop new tools and methods matching the latest technological advancements.

The programme is also suitable for working healthcare professionals (health care providers: physicians, surgeons, nurses, allied health, research positions in hospitals etc. as well as those working in the health care industry: insurance, medicine, insurance etc.) to provide them with a thorough understanding of the modern healthcare management and leadership skills whist equipping with strong information and data analytics skills.

Data Analytics Units cover a wide range of contextualised topics in healthcare informatics including programming, databases, security, project management and computer networking giving you both the underpinning theory and the ability to apply it to complex healthcare management challenges as well as an awareness of emerging technologies and developments. You will graduate prepared to pursue further study at doctoral level, become an expert data analyst in healthcare industry, and join large data companies. Using data analytics skills, gained from this course, you will support the application and strategic management of healthcare settings.

The campus where this course is taught

Units

  • Advancing Professional Practice (BSS070-6) Compulsory
  • Computer Networks And Security (CIS109-6) Compulsory
  • Data Modelling, Management And Governance (CIS108-6) Compulsory
  • Developing Independent Research (CIS132-6) Compulsory
  • Digital Technology Management (BSS059-6) Compulsory
  • Leading And Managing Organisational Resources (BSS064-6) Compulsory
  • Management Practice (BSS063-6) Compulsory
  • Managing Modern Healthcare Organisations (BSS062-6) Compulsory
  • Personal Professional Development (BSS074-6) Compulsory
  • Strategy And The Global Competitive Environment (BSS058-6) Compulsory
  • Theory Into Practice Project (BSS056-6) Compulsory

The MBA (Hospital and Health Services Management) with Data Analytics adopts a block teaching and guided learning approach using latest approaches including flipped classroom to support the practice-led curriculum for early career leaders and managers, aspiring to develop as global citizens and with an emphasis on internationalisation and employability. Units are delivered in 6- week blocks with a focus on the impact of management education on your career through the application of research to management practice. This energetic and active approach to learning will enhance your confidence and self-esteem and support your development as an autonomous learner and innovative business practitioner.

Reasons to study in the Business School


A BSIS school - Business School Impact System


Holder of the Bronze Award among 21 Business Schools in the country for start-up and business growth advice


CIPD approved


Professional body exemptions, ACCA, AIA


Our graduates have created 870 start-up businesses since the 2014/15. Read more

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent.

To apply for a place on a postgraduate course (MA/MSc/MBA) at the University of Bedfordshire you should have a good first degree and the required English language qualification

Find out more about specific entry requirements for your country

To apply for a postgraduate degree (MA/MSc/MBA/LLM) at the University of Bedfordshire you should have a good honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in an appropriate subject from a recognised university or HE institution.

We will also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications or appropriate work experience.

You also need to have the required English language qualification

Contact your country’s International Admissions Team for more information.

 

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Entry Requirements


Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent.


To apply for a place on a postgraduate course (MA/MSc/MBA) at the University of Bedfordshire you should have a good first degree and the required English language qualification

Find out more about specific entry requirements for your country


To apply for a postgraduate degree (MA/MSc/MBA/LLM) at the University of Bedfordshire you should have a good honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in an appropriate subject from a recognised university or HE institution.

We will also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications or appropriate work experience.

You also need to have the required English language qualification

Contact your country’s International Admissions Team for more information.

 

  • We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with appropriate work experience.
  • For international students English competence of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent is required.

How will this course improve my career prospects?

On completing your MBA, you will be well placed to fill a wide range of positions, particularly within the health sector. Your team-working skills, analytical abilities and understanding of management will be attractive to employers.

Whatever you decide to do, the successful completion of your MBA will lay a strong foundation for you to become a positive change agent in any organisation and an obvious champion for the added value of a dynamic and innovative organisational culture.

Fees and Funding

The standard fee for the MBA for students starting in the academic year 2022/23 is £14,550. This is the cost of the whole two year course.

The standard fee for the Executive MBA for students starting in the academic year 2022/23 is £14,700. This is the cost of the whole two year course.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

The 2022/23 academic year standard international fee for an MBA course up to 15 months is £15,400.

For more information on our MBA fees, please see international fees

If you have any questions around international fees and funding, please email international@beds.ac.uk

The standard fee for the MBA for students starting in the academic year 2023/24 is £14,4000. This is the cost of the whole course.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk

The 2022/23 academic year standard international fee for an MBA course up to 15 months is £15,900.

For more information on our MBA fees, please see international fees

If you have any questions around international fees and funding, please email international@beds.ac.uk

Fees and Funding


The standard fee for the MBA for students starting in the academic year 2022/23 is £14,550. This is the cost of the whole two year course.

The standard fee for the Executive MBA for students starting in the academic year 2022/23 is £14,700. This is the cost of the whole two year course.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk


The 2022/23 academic year standard international fee for an MBA course up to 15 months is £15,400.

For more information on our MBA fees, please see international fees

If you have any questions around international fees and funding, please email international@beds.ac.uk


The standard fee for the MBA for students starting in the academic year 2023/24 is £14,4000. This is the cost of the whole course.

Alternatively if you have any questions around fees and funding, please email admission@beds.ac.uk


The 2022/23 academic year standard international fee for an MBA course up to 15 months is £15,900.

For more information on our MBA fees, please see international fees

If you have any questions around international fees and funding, please email international@beds.ac.uk

Extra Costs

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How to Apply

UK students applying for most postgraduate degrees at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form

International students applying for a full-time postgraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country. You can also apply online

Find out more about how to apply as an International student

International students applying for a full-time postgraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country. You can also apply online

Find out more about how to apply as an International student

How to Apply


UK students applying for most postgraduate degrees at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form


International students applying for a full-time postgraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country. You can also apply online

Find out more about how to apply as an International student


International students applying for a full-time postgraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country. You can also apply online

Find out more about how to apply as an International student