Master of Hospital Administration

Master of Hospital Administration

Duration: 2 years (4 Semester)
Minimum Eligibility: MBBS/BDS/BPT/Allied Medical Degree & other Bachelor Degree with 50% aggregate marks (5% relaxation for reserved categories)
Course Fee:
Admission Fees: Rs 40,000/-
Semester Fees: Rs 75,000/-
(a Special COVID Discount of Rs 10,000/- for the Academic Session 2020-21)

About the Program:

  • Students of the Master of Hospital Administration course are qualified to manage diverse roles of leadership, management, administration in the Healthcare sector.
  • The course is a mix of theories, assignments and case studies that differ according to university norms
  • Students are taught diverse subjects like Healthcare Environment, Hospital Engineering, Planning & Maintenance, Hospital Information Services, Hospital Residency, Marketing Management, Financial Management, and Human Resource Management to give an insight into the workings of the system.
  • The subjects in each semesters of Master of Hospital Administration comprises of Hospital Management, Administration and Practical Papers. The faculties from both USTM and BBCI shall provide intensive mentorship to the students throughout the program

Why pursue a Master of Hospital Administration?

  • Students interested in making a respectable career in health services can achieve significantly by branching their medical knowledge to the management sector.
  • Students with proficiency in Hospital Management can get financial skills, risk management skills, communication ethics, decision making and procedural optimization.
  • Students have the chance to learn accounting and logistics, which provides a strong foundation for new waves in one’s career.
  • Students are introduced to the intricacies and diversity of the industry preparing them to hold higher positions like Hospital Administrator, Healthcare Manager, Medical Practice Manager, etc in the healthcare sectors.

Scope of Master of Hospital Administration:

Healthcare managers have been in an ever-evolving demand within the hospitality business, with a 25% spike in their overall desirability and value. The Government is recognizing the value of healthcare managers for the fluid functioning of the hospital, thereby investing in rural and urban training them. A direct influx of private players in the arena is making it important for hospitals to have an efficient managerial layer to their workings.

Some of the factors like growth in health awareness and the demand for better health facilities are contributing to the growth of this industry.

Once the students are done with pursuing Master of Hospital Administration, they can go for  higher studies by signing up for PhD and this higher degree offers students a platform after completing a master degree in the same field to explore their existing  knowledge further gaining an advanced perspective of the field.

Jobs & Career Options after doing Master of Hospital Administration:

Master of Hospital Administration prepares the students to showcase their leadership and innovative skills in the growing sectors of the Health industry. Students who have successfully completed their courses with high ranks have wide career prospects to choose from. Some being Hospital CEO, Healthcare Information Manager, Hospital Administrator and more. With an average salary ranging from INR 5-12 LPA, some of the top companies are Cipla, Apollo Life, Wipro GE Healthcare, Cadila Healthcare, etc. They can also have a wide array of career paths in places such as floor management, community coordination, and leadership skills. Students have the chance to learn accounting and logistics, which provides a strong foundation for new waves in one’s career.

Source:indianexpress