B.A. International Healthcare Management

Full Time / Part-time

B.A. International Healthcare Management

IU International University of Applied Sciences
  • $ €117/month (full time - 36 months) €98/month (part time - 48 months) €75/month (extended - 72 months)
    1st year fees
  • 180 ECTS
  • Online
  • Bachelor
  • 36 months


The healthcare sector is an industry of dynamic growth driven by medical and technical progress as well as significant digital transformation and worldwide demographic changes. Healthcare management professionals require in-depth knowledge of management principles, coupled with a solid understanding of healthcare markets and global healthcare structures, systems, and policies to be successful in their roles. IU’s online B.A. International Healthcare Management gives you the required business knowhow as well as knowledge specific to the healthcare sector. You will get the chance to set yourself up for success in your future career, with affordable tuition fees.

Admission Requirements

Academic Requirements:

  • Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate such as A-Levels, IB Diploma including your Transcript of Records.
  • Proof of eligibility to study a bachelor's degree at university in Germany.

 Depending on your chosen programme, academic level, and background, you might need to also take one of the following to make sure you are ready to study with us: 

  • Bachelor Entrance Examination 
  •  Pathway Programme 

English Level:

  • Proof of English skills.
  • If English is your native language or you graduated from an English-speaking school/university, you do not have to prove your English skills.
  • Speexx B2.2 Certificate (complimentary when signing up with IU - free of charge) 

Courses Units

1. Semester - Modules:

  • Academic Integrity and Writing for Business
  • Introduction to Academic Work
  • Business 101
  • Healthcare Management
  • Medicine for Non-Medics I
  • Managerial Economics

2. Semester - Modules:

  • Medicine for Non-Medics II

  • Statistics - Probability and Descriptive Statistics

  • Principles of Management

  • International Health Systems

  • Management Accounting

  • Introduction to Health Economics

3. Semester - Modules:

  • Introduction to Public Health

  • Collaborative Work

  • International HR Management

  • Health Financing

  • International Marketing 

  • Introduction to Hospital Management

4. Semester - Modules:

  • Foundations in Epidemiology and Biostatistics

  • Intercultural and Ethical Decision-Making

  • Supply Chain Management I 

  • Medical Information Technology and Software

  • Global Corporations and Globalisation

  • Pharmaceutical Management

5. Semester - Modules:

  • Global Health

  • Agile Project Management

  • Seminar: Technology in Healthcare

  • Quality Management in Healthcare

  • Pharmaceutical Management

  • Elective A

6. Semester - Modules:

  • Electives B

  • Electives C

  • Bachelor Thesis


More Information

Information about the start of studies

Online: Official start date 01.04.2022 (English, 180 ECTS)

Information on state accreditation

Subject to state accreditation. We expect the Ministry's approval no later than the start of the programme. So far, all of our programmes have been successfully accredited and approved on time.

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