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University of Warwick Masters in Healthcare Leadership

Duration: 24 Months

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Welcome to the University of Warwick MSc Healthcare Leadership Programme. This pioneering, online programme, accredited by the globally renowned University of Warwick, is specifically designed to develop the healthcare leaders of tomorrow. With a curriculum tailored to the realities of modern healthcare and faculty comprised of world-class educators, this is more than just a qualification—it’s a transformative experience that will elevate your career to new heights.

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Programme Details

The MSc in healthcare leadership and management (online) is a pragmatic course, designed and delivered by world-renowned medical leaders, comprehensively closes the gap in clinician leadership and management competency.

Three intakes: January, May and September

Next course start date: 25 September 2023

Duration: two years (part-time)

Format: Fully online

Total fees: (MSc - £12,000 payment by instalment, bursaries and funding options available)

About the University of Warwick

About the University of Warwick

Ranked 9th in the UK and 64th in the World, the University of Warwick is a world-leading Russell Group institution. It is an internationally-recognised centre of excellence delivering the highest standards of education, research, information and materials to improve the quality of healthcare globally.

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Why the University of Warwick?

  • Top 10 UK university
  • 7th within the Russell Group ranking
  • A global centre of academic excellence

Join our exclusive network of healthcare professionals worldwide who have taken their careers to the next level with our Master's programme. Hear from our alumni about their transformative experiences and the significant impact it had on their professional journeys.

“This interactive and flexible programme from the University of Warwick is tailor-made for healthcare professionals with busy schedules like me. Obtaining this postgraduate certificate from one of the most reputable universities in the UK also provides an alternative pathway for healthcare workers who decide to switch to administrative roles”

Dr Pei Ying NgDoctor, Malaysia

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“I was searching for a masters study program for quite some time when I came across University of Warwick MSc in Healthcare Leadership. It has all the right ingredients in place to provide quality education and abundant exposure to current trends in healthcare industry. I am privileged to be guided by highly qualified and experienced faculty members and enhance my leadership skills to boost my career prospects.” 

Dr Aisha Fatima Team Lead healthcare quality and compliance, United Arab Emirates

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Are you aspiring to be an effective leader with the right knowledge and skills to influence your subordinates iheed/University of Warwick MSc Healthcare Leadership Programme is a fantastic resource for you. A try will convince you. 

Jane Hillary-NwabuaNurse, United Kingdom

Our Online Learning Environment – A Quantum Leap in  Education

Our Online Learning Environment – A Quantum Leap in Education

A New Era of Learning:

 Welcome to the future of healthcare education. At the University of Warwick, we have partnered with iheed, a world-leading medical education organisation, to bring you an online learning environment like no other. This is not just an education platform; it's a revolution in how healthcare professionals learn, connect, and grow. 

Immersive and Engaging:

Our online learning environment transforms medical education from a passive process to an active, immersive experience. With cutting-edge features such as interactive video, 2D & 3D animations and simulations, every learning session is a journey of discovery. You're not just reading or watching – you're participating, interacting, and immersing yourself in your education. 

Learning That’s Fun:

Who said learning can't be fun? We've turned the traditional concept of online education on its head, creating a platform that is as enjoyable as it is educational. The rich, engaging content will keep you captivated, making learning an enjoyable process, not a chore. 

The Power of Technology:

Utilising the power of modern technology, we bring the classroom to you. You can study at your own pace, in your own time, and in your own space. Our online platform is accessible from any device, providing a seamless learning experience whether you're at home, in the office, or on the move. 

Collaborative and Interactive:

Online learning doesn't mean learning alone. Our platform encourages collaboration and discussion, fostering a vibrant online community of healthcare professionals. You'll have the opportunity to network, share ideas, and learn from your peers around the globe. 

An Unparalleled Experience:

Our online learning environment is globally renowned for its exceptional quality. But don't just take our word for it. Experience this transformative education platform for yourself. Dive into a world of knowledge, engage with your peers and mentors, and enjoy the journey of continuous learning. 

Who is this programme for?

Who is this programme for?

The programme is aimed at all clinical and non-clinical professionals who want to pursue healthcare leadership and management by doing a medical leadership courses online. You must be working in a medical setting in order to do this programme.
The programme will develop your understanding and skillset while establishing robust and effective leadership practices suitable for any healthcare environment, from a small practice to larger clinical environment. Although this is a masters in healthcare leadership it is similar to a masters in healthcare administration and it does cover administration also.

Programme Overview

Each module is meticulously crafted to provide comprehensive knowledge and practical skills. This programme blends self-directed learning and Tutor-led group learning. Throughout the programme, you'll engage in: online group tutorials, tutor-moderated discussion forums, interactive case studies, reflective exercises:

Programme Modules:

Forge your path to effective leadership, tailored for healthcare contexts. 

  • Understanding leadership and management

  • Understanding motivation

  • Influencing skills

  • Giving and receiving feedback

  • Assignment guidance tutorials & self-directed learning

Our Esteemed Faculty

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Jane Evans

Jane Evans

Director, Organisational Redesign and Performance Excellence

Gary Day

Professor Gary Day

CEO, International Health Executive, Academic and Keynote Speaker

Kimberly Pierre

Dr. Kimberly Pierre

Management Consultant & Higher Education Leader

Paul Long

Paul Long

Founding Director of the Centre for Health Leadership

Alana Killen

Dr Alana Killen

Director and CEO Healthcare Governance

Richard Priore

Dr Richard Priore

Director and CEO Healthcare Governance

Simon Brake

Professor Simon Brake

Course Director, University of Warwick

Carrie Marr

Carrie Marr

Strategic Health Advisor and Patient Safety Leader

Claire Pierce

Claire Pierce

Health Sector Senior Executive

Why Choose Our Programme?

Quality & Reputation

Benefit from the highest quality leadership education delivered by a partnership between the University of Warwick; ranked 8th in the UK and 64th globally and iheed, recognised experts in online medical education.


Engage with a curriculum designed to tackle the real-world challenges of healthcare leadership.


Experience cutting-edge online learning technologies and competency-focused pedagogy far beyond the standards of most universities.


Learn from world-leading healthcare educators, including professors from top 100 universities, CEOs of Royal societies, hospital CEOs and experienced clinicians.


At £12,000, with discounts available, this Master's degree offers exceptional value for an investment that will significantly enhance your professional growth.


Boost your career from home by earning a top-ranked masters degree in 24 months.


Flexible learning is essential for the leaders of tomorrow. Our online Masters programme allows you to learn at your own pace while balancing work and personal commitments.

Your Questions Answered

The following are the most frequently asked questions about the University of Warwick Masters in Healthcare Leadership programme. If your query is not answered, please reach out to us on the live chat on the site.

iheed are an Online Programme Manager (OPM) that specialise specifically in the delivery of online medical education. iheed partner with world-leading medical schools to deliver market-leading postgraduate education programmes. iheed also work closely with health ministries and health regulators across the globe to develop CPD programmes for national healthcare workforces in key regions, particularly in the Middle East and Asia.