Bachelor of Health Services Management

SUMMARY

Level
Bachelors Degree(MNQF Level 7)
Duration
3 years(6 Semesters)
Modes
Available Modes (Full-Time)
Course Fee
Course FeeMVR 28,005 (Applicable for Free First Degree Scheme)

previous Intake

previous Intake
February Intake 2024
Campus
Male' (Full-Time)

Overview

This course is developed to provide a strong health service management background for those who are interested in managing health care institutions both in public and private health sector. This course will provide the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in management and service provision in health care. The course is structured to develop a critical mass of technical people in government, civil society and non-government organizations that understand the issues, concepts, theory as well as the operational processes involved in managing health facilities at all levels.

Entry Requirements

General Entry

  • i) Minimum 2 Pass in GCE A' Level with minimum 3 pass in GCE O' Level OR,
  • ii) Attainment of a Level 4 qualification in a related field approved by the Maldives Qualification Authority OR,
  • iii) Successful completion of related Foundation (Certificate 4) offered by Maldives National University.

Language Requirements

  • i) Certified proficiency in English (GCE O' Level/ IGCSE English pass/ MNU English Language Competency Test) or Equivalent

General Notes

  • Entry requirements are indicative. Depending on the sequence and the number of applications received, all qualifying students may not gain entry.
  • Circumstances may require the University to defer or cancel some courses, especially when the minimum class size (10 for certificate & diploma courses, 15 for Degrees courses) is not achieved.
  • Passes at GCE OL/SSC and HSC is considered to be grades "C" or above and passes at GCE AL is considered to be the grades "E" or above.

Structure

Semester 1

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
BUS103
Business Communication (CORE)
1,320
CPT127
Computer Applications (CORE)
1,245
DHI113
Dhivehi for Professionals (CORE)
870
MGT131
Introduction to Health Service Management (CORE)
1,320
Semester Total60
4,755

Semester 2

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
MGT229
Health Service Management (CORE)
1,320
MGT237
Disaster Management (CORE)
1,320
PUB215
Health Culture and Society (CORE)
870
Elective (ELECTIVE)
1,320
Semester Total60
4,830

Semester 3

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
PUB207
Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CORE)
580
PUB217
Health Care Policy (CORE)
580
PUB317
International Health (CORE)
870
HRM301
Human Resource Management in Health Service (CORE)
1,320
MGT319
Health Management Information System (CORE)
880
Semester Total60
4,230

Semester 4

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ECO211
Health Economics (CORE)
1,320
MGT313
Health Planning and Evaluation (CORE)
1,760
PUB103
Introduction to Primary Health Care (CORE)
580
PUB213
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health (CORE)
870
Semester Total60
4,530

Semester 5

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
MGT311
Quality Management in Health (CORE)
1,320
MKT315
Health Service Marketing (CORE)
1,320
PUB301
Health Care Systems and Delivery (CORE)
870
PUB303
Health Research Methods (CORE)
870
Semester Total60
4,380

Semester 6

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
MGT309
Project Management in Health Services (CORE)
1,320
PUB319
Industrial Placement (CORE)
870
PUB403
Health Service Management Dissertation (CORE)
1,740
Semester Total60
5,280

Elective

Name Credit Points Fee (MVR)
ACC101
Financial Accounting (ELECTIVE)
870
ACC107
Management Accounting (ELECTIVE)
870
Course Total 360 CP
Total: 28,005

Careers

Healthcare Administrator/Manager Health Services Coordinator Health Informatics Specialist Healthcare Quality Improvement Manager Healthcare Consultant Health Policy Analyst Healthcare Project Manager