Master-Online Studies
MBA - Health Care Management

90 ECTS German

Do you want to play an active role in shaping the flourishing health sector? Become an expert – with relevant management skills and specific industry knowledge in the field of Health Care Management.

Online Studies

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There is no question that the German health sector is an innovative employer that scores particularly highly in terms of exports. If you have already gained relevant industry experience and would like to develop your management skills further, you can take your career to the next level with our MBA study programme and the specialisation in Health Care Management.

We’ll get you ready for the challenges of tomorrow, so that, after graduating, you can successfully take on management tasks in companies in the health sector. Positions in hospitals, care facilities and consulting firms, or even in the medical technology and pharmaceutical production sectors, are in great demand.

100% flexible
You decide where and when you want to study.
Versatile & Innovative
Your digital learning journey with personal support!
Top-level education
First-class study programmes with a recommendation rate of 96%.
Overview Your degree summed up
  • Study programme & degree
    Master of Business Administration (MBA) 90 ECTS
    German or English
    Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible
  • Application & starting date
    Start immediately or anytime
    Online application, no application deadlines
  • Study duration & extension
    18-36 months, depending on model
    Extension possible free of charge
  • Locations
    Study programme independent of time & place
    No mandatory attendance
    Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App
    Exams online or at nearest examination centre
  • Study fees
    Starting at 401€/month, depending on model
    Regular discount campaigns
  • Recognition & Approval
    Study program is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned
    90 ECTS - German
    AR-Siegel, ZFU 153413c

    90 ECTS - English
    AR-Siegel, ZFU 153413c
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MBA – Health Care Management: Your courses

To enable you to act successfully in your future management position, your Master of Business Administration is as practice-oriented as possible. In three semesters, you learn everything about business administration you need to know for the markets of the future. On top of that, you acquire specialised knowledge that allows you to apply your strategic and operative thinking to the management of enterprises in a target-oriented way. In addition, you enhance your soft skills and analytical skills using innovative learning tools.  

As part of your specialisation in health care management in your MBA online study programme, you take a deep dive into the complex processes of health management and review them regarding their functionality and efficiency. You study public and private health care systems as well as the planning, development and implementation of clinical processes. 

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100% Flexible

Flexible, interactive, practically oriented: your online studies

  • Whether you’re studying full-time, alongside your job, abroad or as a parent: your online studies adapt to your life. You study online and 100% flexibly – from the first day of class right up to your exam.
  • Thanks to our online campus, our innovative study app IU Learn and our virtual classes, you can fit your studies right into your daily life.
  • You even get to choose how to sit your exams: online 24/7 on 365 days a year or simply on location.
  • Connect with other students or your lecturers at any time: via the online campus, MS Teams, E-Mail or in interactive virtual classes.

Your professional future in health care management

Your MBA with a focus on Health Care Management supplies you with the expertise you need as a trailblazing executive in the health care sector. Possible employers with exciting job prospects are: health insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, medical or health tourism institutions. After graduating, you can work as … 

Consultant for corporate health care management

The basis of success for any company are motivated and healthy employees. As a consultant for corporate health care management, you create healthy working conditions for your company’s employees. It is also your job to encourage your team to act in the best interest of their health. You are needed in many areas, for example when incorporating chronically ill team members back into the workforce, for avoiding work-related accidents and health issues as well as for employee health in general. 

Account manager for hospitals

As an account manager, you supervise hospitals in your area and are the contact person for hospital management as well as for hospital pharmacies. You work to build long-term customer relationships, advise your customers regarding their sales targets, measures, projects, responsibilities and investments. In addition, you analyse the position of your customers with regard to new types of care and systematically review activities regarding new potentials and developments. 

Consultant in the health care sector

As a consultant in the health care sector, you consult national and international companies. You analyse the market and the competition, implement restructuration processes and develop active value creation strategies for your customers. You keep the interests of your clients in mind, all while supplying them with new ideas and innovative tools inspired by the market leaders. In addition, you are the expert for the latest developments on the market and can incorporate them into your consultancy. 

Tuition fees

Study model and prices for the MBA – Health Care Management online study programme

Depending on your personal or professional situation, full-time study is not always easy to manage. That is why we have also developed part-time programmes for all our degrees, which offer flexible and longer study periods. This way, you can study alongside your job or during your time off, whether at home or abroad. The content of the different models is identical. Depending on the study model, we will adjust your tuition fees accordingly. With the part-time variant, your weekly study workload is reduced.

You can't complete your degree in the allotted time? No problem! We will develop the right study model for you. If you realise that you need more time, you can easily switch to another study model with three months’ notice before the end of the month. These are our different study models:

Only until 06.10.2022


Duration 18 Months

Perfect for students who want to hit the ground running and shorten the period of study by increasing their studying pace.

703€ /mtl 739€ Enrol by October 6th using the code MUTIGSEIN22, save 1.444€ & get a free iPad.  Apply now
Only until 06.10.2022

Part-Time I

Duration 24 Months

Excellent for talented all-rounders who want to give their studies everything they’ve got while holding down a job and keeping down their monthly costs at the same time.

552€ /mtl 579€ Enrol by October 6th using the code MUTIGSEIN22, save 1.444€ & get a free iPad.  Apply now
Only until 06.10.2022

Part-Time II

Duration 36 Months

Ideal for students who would like to take their time completing their course on top of their job and everyday life and keep down the monthly costs of their studies.

401€ /mtl 419€ Enrol by October 6th using the code MUTIGSEIN22, save 1.444€ & get a free iPad.  Apply now
Additional charges
All our study programmes include the following services
  • Free trial phase of four weeks

  • Access to online libraries

  • Personal assistance from lecturers

  • Online campus with innovative study tools

  • Access to Statista and LinkedIn Learning

  • Individual study and career coaching

  • Online exams around the clock

  • License for Microsoft Office and Teams

  • Flexible extension of study duration


Recognition of previous achievements

Have you already completed a training course, studied at a university or gained work experience? Then you have the opportunity to get your previous achievements recognised. By doing so, you save time and tuition fees – namely €30 per recognised ECTS point.

  • Shortening your period of study: Skip individual modules or whole semesters!
  • Save on tuition fees: You’ll save €30 for every recognised ECTS point

Even before you apply for an online study programme, we’ll gladly check whether we can take your previous achievements into account: 100% online, no strings attached. Simply fill in our online recognition form.

Send an email to to find out which previous achievements you can get recognised. Make sure you send your application before the end of your 1-month trial. You can get your previous achievements recognised during your studies. However, we can no longer grant you a cost reduction after the end of the trial month.

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Do you need help with your application for recognition? Our student advisors will be happy to help. Simply arrange a personal call-back appointment.

Entry requirements

We make it possible: You can start your desired study programme with IU if you meet the following requirements.
General Admission requirements
Work experience
Optional English skills
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Why IU is the best choice
  • Personalised & flexible

    You get to study whenever, however and wherever you want – thanks to our digital campus, flexible full- and part-time models and exams you can sit online at any time. You even decide when to start your studies! 

  • State-approved & award-winning

    Our study programmes are state-approved and multi-award-winning. That makes us and our students happy – according to, they are 96% likely to recommend us. 

  • Here for you – personally

    Get the support you need: via our online campus, you can participate in live sessions, chat with fellow students or benefit from our study and career coaching. 

  • Practically oriented

    Thanks to our wide selection of practically oriented specialisations, you can create your own profile and develop skills for the career you’re dreaming of. 

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