MBA Healthcare Management with Year in Industry

Course Duration: 1 year Full Time
Course Start Date: Jan 2024
College: SSBT ( Sydney School of Business and Technology)

Course overview

Our Healthcare Management MBA brings together contemporary academic theory and research with a practical understanding of activities within organisations. On this course you will develop key personal and professional skills in healthcare management. These will put you in a strong position to advance your career. You will explore issues that have a significant impact on organisations by working with others and building on the experience of those around you.

You will focus on the key skills, processes and practices of business, management and healthcare management. You will work with your fellow learners on solutions to real problems. This work will enhance your ability to maximise individual and organisational potential.
The major management project you undertake will involve solving a significant organisational issue. This could be a piece of work that is actionable in your current workplace or of importance to organisations generally.

Choosing to study this course with the placement year will give you the opportunity to gain relevant experience in the sector. There are 2 types of placement available, so you can choose the one that best aligns with your ambitions.

Course Structure

This course can only be studied full time. You can choose to study the course for 1 year without a placement, or for 2 years which includes a placement year.

You will study:

  • 6 compulsory modules
  • A compulsory Capstone Project or a Business Consultancy Project if you are on the placement route

You can find out which modules are available in each term in the Course Specifications.


  • Dynamic Perspectives on Sustainable Business
  • Leading Innovation and Cultural Change
  • Global Business Strategy
  • Accounting and Finance for Decision Making
  • Marketing and Data Analytics
  • The Essence of Healthcare Management
  • Capstone Project
  • Business Consultancy Project