M.Sc. in Health Economics


Program Objectives:

  • To enable students to apply Health policy sciences in education, research, management and consulting.
  • Training students to establish, manage & evaluate health policies.

Method of Instruction:

  • 1.5 years including core & special theoretical courses (28 credits) + some remedial courses;
  • 2.5 years including comprehensive exam + dissertation (20 credits);
  • Each credit consist of 17 hours for theoretical lessons or 34 hours for practical lessons;
  • Students have to pass courses and defend their thesis within 4-5 years.

Program Location: 

Department of Health Management & Economics


Program Duration: 

4-5 years


Who can Attend?

Students who hold an M.Sc. degree in medical sciences, health sciences, economics, health economics, or management or an M.D. degree can apply for this program.


Contact Person:

Sara Emamgholipour

Email: s-emamgholipour@tums.ac.ir

Tel.: (+9821) 4293 3240

Fax: (+9821) 4293 3240

Last Update At : 25 May 2019