In the health sector, there is a growing demand for qualified professionals who are well prepared for the future changes and challenges of the industry and who can act confidently with regard to them. For this, practical knowledge is important in addition to health-specific and business management knowledge.
Praxisphase (Praktikum, Auslandsaufenthalt oder berufliche Tätigkeit)
Description of the programme
In the dual study programme "Management in the Healthcare Sector", you work in a training company parallel to your studies and gain your first practical experience. This allows you to directly apply and consolidate the knowledge you have acquired on topics such as e-health and digitalisation, hospital, nursing and social management as well as health promotion and prevention. With your degree, you qualify for a management position in various institutions and companies in the healthcare sector.
Accreditations & awards
The IST Hochschule für Management is officially accredited as a state-recognised university by the Ministry of Culture and Science of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia. This guarantees the equivalence of the degrees with degrees from state universities.
The Bachelor's, Master's, and MBA programmes are accredited by the International Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (FIBAA). This means that you achieve an international and state-recognised degree. With the award of credit points according to the European Credit and Accumulation Transfer System (ECTS), your academic achievements are internationally comparable and recognised.
The IST University of Management has been institutionally accredited for five years after a thorough review by the German Science Council. We have thus received further state recognition, which underpins our claim to quality.
To be admitted to the degree programme, you must have a higher education entrance qualification or an equivalent school-leaving qualification and also have a training contract with a company in the health sector. Alternatively, you can qualify for participation by providing proof of at least 2 years of vocational training and a master craftsman's certificate/advanced training, or at least 2 years of vocational training and at least 3 years of professional experience.
Note: If you do not meet the requirements, you might still be considered for admission.
The following documents are required for an application as a German student:
Final school certificate CV Proof of health insurance cover
The following documents are required for an application as an international student:
Final school certificate CV Proof of health insurance cover Language certificate
With a degree in B.A. Management im Gesundheitswesen (dual), you can work in the following positions:
– Health Manager
Financing of studies
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