MBA

With a Specialisiation in

HEALTH SERVICES MANAGEMENT 

Want to immerse yourself in one of Australia’s fastest growing industries? Do you wish to accelerate your career into a superior management or senior leadership position within the health sector? Explore how an MBA with a specialisation in Health Services Management can take you there!

COURSE CRICOS CODE 078565G

MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) SPECIALISING IN HEALTH SERVICES MANAGEMENT

Want to immerse yourself in one of Australia’s fastest growing industries? Do you wish to accelerate your career into a superior management or senior leadership position within the health sector? Explore how an MBA with a specialisation in Health Services Management can take you there!

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COURSE CRICOS CODE 078565G

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An MBA can advance your career, expand your professional network, enhance your earning potential and provide you with the skills you need to lead and succeed. If you’d like more information and professional advice about our MBA program please complete the form below with your details and one of our course advisors will contact you and assist you shortly.

INTAKE DATES

March, July, November.

DURATION

2 years, full-time (6 trimesters) or part-time equivalent.

MODE

On campus and online, full-time or part-time.
Conditions apply for International students.

Master of Business Administration
Health Services Management

COURSE OVERVIEW

To graduate with the Master of Business Administration – Health Services Management you must complete a total of 12 subjects:

  • 7 core subjects
  • 3 Health Services Management specialisation subjects
  • 2 elective subjects
  • Core subjects
  • Electives
  • Health Services

COURSE CREDIT

You may be eligible for exemptions for academic studies you have previously completed. If your application is approved, this will reduce your overall workload. However, there may be visa-related consequences associated with a shorter course duration.

Download the RPL application form

TUITION FEES

StudentSubject FeeCourse Tuition
Domestic$3,250$39,000
International$3,450$41,400

For information about additional fees choose whether you are a Domestic Student or an International Student.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DOMESTIC STUDENTS

  • An Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent) OR
  • An Advanced Diploma/Associate Degree (or equivalent) plus evidence of a minimum of two years relevant industry experience.

You can find further information about entry to KBS, including information for mature age students, on our Domestic Entry Requirements page. 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Academic Requirements

  • An Australian Bachelor degree (or equivalent*) OR
  • An Advanced Diploma/Associate Degree (or equivalent*) plus evidence of a minimum of two years relevant industry experience.

International students are required to have their overseas qualification assessed by the Department of Education and Training and deemed comparable to the postgraduate entry requirements. You can find further information about your country’s requirements on our International Entry Requirements page.

English Language Requirements

For English entry requirements please visit the International Entry Requirements page. 

Need English? You could be eligible for a packaged offer with Kaplan International English. Contact us to find out more.

WHAT WILL YOU BE?

Health Services Management will teach you how to lead and manage health care teams. Study the knowledge and skills vital to ensure better outcomes for health care providers, patients and progress your career, leading to opportunities in Health Services Management.

NURSING MANAGER


Become competent in supervising all aspects of a ward or unit within a health facility and directing health care professionals and financial affairs.

PRACTICE MANAGER


Ensure professional practices meet all health industry standards. You’ll know how to control human resources across various healthcare settings.

INDUSTRY CONSULTANT


Know how to analyse the health systems environment and develop strategies for quality improvement solutions and changing market trends.

HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATOR


Manage human and monetary resources that deliver and accelerate quality patient care and efficient solid businesses.

SUBJECT DESCRIPTIONS

LEVEL 400

CORE SUBJECTS

MBA401 People, Culture and Contemporary Leadership
MBA402 Governance, Ethics and Sustainability
MBA403 Financial and Economic Interpretation and Communication
MBA404 Consumer Behaviour and Marketing Psychology

 


LEVEL 500

CORE SUBJECTS

MBA501 Dynamic Strategy and Disruptive Innovation
MBA502 Emotional Intelligence, Cultural Intelligence, and Diversity

ELECTIVE SUBJECTS

MBA503 Operations Management and Decision-Making Models
MBA504 Data Analysis, Problem Solving, and Digital Operations
MBA505 Business Psychology, Coaching and Mentoring
MBA506 Thinking Styles, Negotiation, and Conflict Management
MBA507 Internship

 


MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - HEALTH SERVICES MANAGEMENT

HEALTH SERVICES MANAGEMENT SUBJECTS

MBA621 Healthcare Systems Management
MBA622 Comprehensive Healthcare Strategies
MBA623 Healthcare Management
MBA600 MBA Capstone

Students should review individual subject information for specific assessment details as assessment methods may vary.

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THE KBS ADVANTAGE

Student Experience Officers

Our friendly on-site Student Services teams are there to help you settle into life on campus.

Academic Success Centre

Our Academic Officers are available to equip you with the tools you need to meet the requirements of your course through additional workshops, lectures and one-on-one sessions.

Face-to-face tutoring

Benefit from a 45-minute complimentary session with one of our employed KBS graduates and tackle challenging topics related to your degree.

Studiosity

Gain access to a network of over 500 online tutors who provide guidance on a range of study skills and key subjects like communication, management, marketing and numeracy.

Orientation

As a new KBS student, we want to make sure you have the best possible start to your educational adventure and that you will feel warmly welcomed into the KBS family.

Feedback Week

Every trimester we have a week dedicated to getting your feedback on your experience at KBS so we can improve your education and optimise your learning environment.

Lifelong careers services are available to all KBS students and alumni.

  • Work Placements
  • Academic Internships
  • Careers Workshops
  • Careers Coaching and Preparation
  • Mentorship Program

WE HELPED OVER 260 STUDENTS GAIN WORK PLACEMENTS IN 2017.

Christine
“At KBS resources are everywhere and staff and student services are easily approachable and ready to help. I have gained so many skills and knowledge that are vital to working and the world at large. The combination of lectures and tutorials give me enough support to fully understand the academic content.”

— Christine Agatha Obhare | Kenya

ANil
“Having a smaller class size is a huge advantage at KBS and brought out the best in me. My lecturers at KBS are amazing. They are always willing to help! As my course is accredited by CPA Australia, my KBS degree will help me build a solid foundation once I finish my degree.”

— Anil Qamar | Pakistan

Chai
“Through my MPA I’ve developed all the knowledge and skills needed for future career success. KBS has a lot of amazing internships and job placements on offer which you’ll be able to apply for. Overall I’ve appreciated how everyone can help each other at KBS to achieve the best educational outcome possible.”

— Chai Esslie Lim | Malaysia

START YOUR CAREER IN HEALTH SERVICES MANAGEMENT