MSc in Health Policy and Management
The MSc in Health Policy and Management is a pioneering programme in Pakistan. It offers high quality education with a blend of theory and practice. This programme is designed to train professionals in strategic and operational planning, policy analysis, institutional management and in health systems research and development. The programme is accredited by Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) and according to PMDC regulations provides a most advanced level of master's degree in Pakistan.
The goal is to train professionals in health systems planning, implementation and research:
- To prepare leaders in designing, implementing and monitoring of health care programmes in response to health needs to Pakistan and the developing countries
- To develop professionals with comprehensive skills in health and social sector policy assessment, analysis and implementation
- To produce professionals with conceptual and technical skills in institutional management
- To provide tools to professionals for functioning at all levels of the health and social sectors: federal, provincial or local (public or private); and in all settings: academic, schools, research institutes, advocacy groups, and service organisations like hospitals, clinics or primary care centres