Norwich Medical School

PDIP HEALTH ECONOMICS (PART TIME)

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PDIP HEALTH ECONOMICS (PART TIME)

Start Year
2021
Attendance
Part Time
Award
Postgraduate Diploma
Duration (years)
2

Entry Requirements

Degree classification

Bachelors degree - 2.2 or equivalent

Degree subject

Economics or related Social Science, Medicine, Pharmacy other Health Care profession, with substantial quantitative (e.g. Maths / Statistics / Econometrics / Epidemiology) components

Additional entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a good Bachelors degree from a recognised higher education institution. The University will also take into account the employment experience of applicants where relevant. The University will also consider applications from applicants with current registration as a health professional with an appropriate professional statutory regulatory body.

You may be required to attend a pre-sessional course in mathematics and statistics run by the School of Economics prior to the start of your course. It runs for two weeks preceding the start of the Masters course in September. This course covers mathematical techniques for Economists, statistics and data analysis using statistical software. There is a separate fee for this course which, for entry in September 2020, is £215.

 

Students for whom english is a foreign language

We welcome applications from students whose first language is not English. To ensure such students benefit from postgraduate study, we require evidence of proficiency in English. Our usual entry requirements are as follows:

  • IELTS: 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in only two components with 6.0 in the others)

  • PTE (Pearson): 64 (minimum 59 in only two components with 64 in the others)

Test dates should be within two years of the course start date.

Other tests, including Cambridge English exams and the Trinity Integrated Skills in English are also accepted by the university. The full list of accepted tests can be found here: Accepted English Language Tests

INTO University of East Anglia

If you do not meet the academic requirements for this course, you may be able to study one of the International Graduate Diploma programmes offered by our partner INTO UEA. These programmes guarantee progression to selected masters degrees if students achieve the appropriate grade. For more details please click here:

International Graduate Diploma in International Development

INTO UEA also run pre-sessional courses which can be taken prior to the start of your course. For further information and to see if you qualify please contact intopre-sessional@uea.ac.uk

Intakes

This course is open to UK, EU and International applicants. The annual intake for this course is in September each year.

Course Reference Number: 1544649

Fees and Funding

Fees for the full course for the academic year 2021/2 are:

  • UK Students: £5,600

  • International Students: £12,065

Part-time students can pay per module studied. However, module fees may be subject to an annual increase.

For those applying under the Health Education England contract, contract prices will apply.

Course related costs

Beyond your course fees, your only expense will be course books.

 

Course Reference Number: 1544649

How to Apply

Applications for Postgraduate Taught programmes at the University of East Anglia should be made directly to the University.

To apply please use our online application form.

FURTHER INFORMATION

To request further information & to be kept up to date with news & events please use our online enquiry form.

If you would like to discuss your individual circumstances prior to applying please do contact us:

Postgraduate Admissions Office
Tel: +44 (0)1603 591515
Email: admissions@uea.ac.uk

International candidates are also encouraged to access the International Students section of our website.

Course Reference Number: 1544649
Key details
Attendance
Part Time
Award
Postgraduate Diploma
Duration (years)
2
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