Bachelor-Distance Learning

180 ECTS German
*Translated: Health Economics. Only available in German

Combine medicine and economics with empirical social research: The online study programme in Health Economics provides you with interdisciplinary expert knowledge for advisory and managerial positions in the health sector.

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The health economy is continuously expanding. Futurologists assume that we are undergoing a major change, and that we are evolving from the previous service society into a health society. Due to medical advances and a growing health awareness among the ageing population, the demand for professional service providers in the health care market will continue to increase. In order to meet the challenges of this health megatrend in a market-centric way, you require a holistic degree with an economic focus.

How do you calculate the costs and benefits of medical interventions and ensure that scarce health resources are used efficiently? For these and other questions, you will learn and apply practice-oriented approaches in the Bachelor’s in Health Economics. In this online study programme, you will receive a sound education that will foster a high level of methodological expertise, as well as innovative elective options that are adapted to the current and future requirements of the employment market.

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Summary Your study programme summed up
  • Study programme & degree
    Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) 180 ECTS
    Full-time or part-time
  • Study duration & extension
    36-72 months, depending on model
    Extension possible free of charge
  • Study fees
    Starting at 229€/month, depending on model
    Regular discount campaigns
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This program is part of our study program in German language. You can find more information on our German website.

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