Master of Health Administration | MHA
MHA Master of Health Administration program is designed to give students a thorough knowledge of the latest healthcare processes and develop an understanding of the International healthcare system and the structure of its organizations. It also deals in detail with the flow of information between health organizations, decision-making and other mechanisms of the health system. In addition, using the latest scientific developments, students will be able to apply current theories of management and perform, supervise and analyze health management, using modern management tools and methods.
How will MHA Master of Public Health program proceed?
The study is a combination of traditional teacher-led study in the classroom and self-study. All evaluations are carried out under the supervision of a lecturer, trainer or tutor. The exams take the form of an “Open Book Exam”. The duration of the study is 24 months with the possibility of extension to 36 months. Students have a choice of two forms of study: Online study is a study without regular weekend lectures in the form of self-study. It is carried out through webinars or personal meetings with the teacher during consultation hours. External study takes place in the form of self-study and regular lectures. Distance form is a combination of traditional study led by a lecturer in classrooms and self-study. Distance study takes place in the form of self-study and regular lectures.
|FACTS||ABOUT THE STUDY|
|Language: Slovak, German, English, Hungarian a.o.||Online or Distance form|
|ECTS: 120||Flexible study in term of place and time.|
|Diploma: in English and French language||Online test and exams can be taken from anywhere.|
|Duration: 12 - 24 month||Study through online platform (SEP).|
|Beginning of study: Every first day of the month, the application can be submitted at any time.||Adapt the study to your living conditions.|
What you get:
- Understanding managing of Healthcare institutions,
- Managerial knowledge.
- Knowledge and skills for project management.
- Law in Healthcare,
- Knowledge in field of epidemiology.
The MHA study programme provides you with an excellent basis for further study or research activities at the doctoral level, as well as an internationally recognized qualification.
Many areas of healthcare businesses will welcome your valuable transferable skills, such as critical thinking, research skills, effective time management, and problem-solving.
First year mandatory modules
- Introduction to Global Health
- Health promotion in business areas
- Healthcare sector
- Managerial Economics in healthcare
- Law in Healthcare Management
- Strategic management
- Corporate governance
- Project management
Second year mandatory modules
- Talent and HR management
- Communication and networking (PR, Social Media and Brand Management)
- Business Ethics and CSR
- Negotiations in business
- Business protocol and savoir vivre
- Leadership, mentoring and coaching
- Special lectures
Final thesis (4th semester, with the possibility of extension to 6 semesters)
The final work is an academic work, empirical or conceptual, which demonstrates the ability of students to master the topic independently using the methods of academic research. Students are responsible for choosing a topic in agreement with the program leader and the thesis supervisor. Finally, the student submits and defends the work before the committee.