|Study location||Lithuania, Klaipeda|
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (Master of Health Care Management)|
|Tuition fee||€1,980 per year|
|Application fee||€150 one-time
Bank name: AB Swedbank
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A university Bachelor’s degree with a good average grade (min. CGPA>60%)
Requirements for submission of documents may vary by country. For more information, please see Country Specific Requirements: www.skvc.lt/default/en/60/apply/country_specific
The documents must be legalised (Apostille) by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country where the documents were issued. This requirement does not apply for the documents issued in the EU and Belarus, Ukraine.
The accepted student must bring all notary verified documents which were submitted during the application as well as their originals upon arrival or send before:
Department of International Study Affairs
The university reserves the right to request for the originals of your credentials for verification purposes at any time during the processing of your application.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
A translation is considered to be official when it is bound to a certified true copy of the document in the original language and is attested by the translator’s signature.
English language level minimum requirement is B2
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The aim of the Master’s degree study programme in Health Care Management study programme is to train highly qualified management professionals who are knowledgeable about, and experienced in, the application of research methods, able to manage health care organizations, to develop health care programmes, and to implement them.
Students of the Health Care Management study Health Policy, Health Care Organisation and Management, Service Management, Strategic Management Methods, etc. Upon completion of the studies, student is awarded the qualification of Manager, therefore, they can continue in the doctoral studies in the field of Social Sciences. The aim of the Master’s final thesis is to prepare and defend a research paper in the study field of Management. The thesis is to be of an analytical character, based on independent scientific or applied research. By the final thesis, students are to demonstrate their ability not merely to analyse the chosen topic, to evaluate previous research in the field, or to succesfully conduct research, but also to formulate clear and justified research conclusions and to describe the conducted research in compliance with the University approved-requirements.
Health care management specialists can work as managers, administrators, or researchers in the municipal Departments of Health, personal and public health care institutions, educational and science institutions, SPF, NGOs, private health funds, as managers in health care programmes and projects, and health policy coordinators in the Ministry of Health.