Education for the higher educated

Master of Science in Health Care Management

SBS Swiss Business School

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About the Program

Our Master of Science in Health Care Management Program uniquely combines business teaching with applied research. It equips you with skills and knowledge for a management career in the global health care sector.The adult learner is self-directed. We strongly believe in a work-applied learning approach for this educational program. Knowledge and skills learned should be applied at the workplace.

AASBI Accredited


  • Practical - oriented
  • Global perspective
  • International, diverse student body

Admission Criteria

Motivated candidates should have a recognized Bachelor's degree and have at least 2 years of work experience in the health care sector. The program is conducted in English, therefore English language proficiency is a must.

Final Thesis

Students must write an individual thesis on a subject that is related to the health care industry. The project is conducted under the supervision of a lecturer and must be presented to the academic jury.

Program Structure

12 Subjects.

Term 1

  • MGT 598 Management of Care Processes (5 ECTS)
  • MOB 502 Sustainable Leadership and Organizations (5 ECTS)
  • FIN 534 Financial Management for Hospitals (5 ECTS)
  • MOP 552 Health Service Operations Management (5 ECTS)

Term 2

  • ECO 541 Health Economics (5 ECTS)
  • MMM 598 HC Marketing (5 ECTS)
  • MPP 544 Project and Change Management (5 ECTS)
  • MHR 535 Human Resource Management in HCO (5 ECTS)

Term 3

  • MSN 501 Strategic Management in HCO (5 ECTS)
  • MQQ 553 Quality & Risk Management (5 ECTS)
  • MIS 542 Informatics in Health Care (5 ECTS)
  • MBL 566 International Health Law (5 ECTS)

Term 4

  • THE 700 Research Methods (5 ECTS)
  • THE 755 Individual Thesis Project (15 ECTS)


All our courses are assessed by final assignments/exams.

Level University
Form Part-time
Incompany No
Open enrolment Yes
Lead time 24 months
Location Kloten-Zurich, Switzerland
Type MSc (Master of Science)
Costs €21262
Class location type At the institute
Titles MSc (Master of Science)
Required language skills English
Countries United Arab Emirates, Switzerland
Completion Diploma
Credits 90