Distance Learning Programmes in Health Economics

The distance learning programmes in health economics are a collaboration between the Department of Economics and Related Studies, the Centre for Health Economics and the York Health Economics Consortium.

The programmes allow students to gain an accredited qualification whilst continuing in their careers, and offer the flexibility to spread study over a period of years to match professional and personal circumstances.

Information for applicants

The next intake for the Postgraduate Certificate in Health Economics for Health Care Professionals will commence in September 2020. We will be accepting applications between 01 October 2019 and 28 February 2020; during this time, you can apply online.

 Our programmes

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Health Economics for Health Care Professionals
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Health Economics for Health Care Professionals
  • MSc in Economic Evaluation for Health Technology Assessment 

What's new?

MSc and Postgraduate Diploma graduation, January 2019

A video of the graduation ceremony is available to watch on YouTube.

York graduate loyalty discount

If you have an undergraduate degree from the University of York, you could be eligible for a 10% discount on your tuition fees for the Distance Learning Programmes in Health Economics. Full details are available on the York Graduate Loyalty Scheme web page.

Individual modules option

We offer the option for people to sign up and study for individual modules with no requirement to undertake the full award. Click here for more information on individual modules.



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