health_care_managementicons Master of Science in Healthcare Management

The Master of Science degree in Healthcare management is an appropriate choice for graduates with a degree in related disciplines and is mainly focused at graduates or those in current employment within the healthcare management based industries and academics. The designed course provides graduates with a great deal of opportunity to modernize, improve and broaden their exiting knowledge and skills in the areas of healthcare management sectors.

Dr. Partiban Subramanian,
Faculty of Allied Health Science


Faculty of Allied Health Science offers innovative educational programmes to meet the various demands and needs of the society in the areas of management, clinical and health-related scientific fields.  In line with our strong  desire to help the students in achieving their targeted goals and obtain remarkable success upon completion of their studies,  comprehensive curriculum are developed and delivered via interactive teaching and learning activities.  In addition, continuous guidance is being given by qualified lecturers who are not only dedicated but committed in motivating students to excel in their studies.  We have readily available equipments which are tailored to the needs of the learning requirement of the respective programmes. The students will be exposed to the clinical posting/industrial training locally/globally. In the field of research, students will be exposed to research activities not only in AMU but also in research projects being conducted at hospitals and other related fields.


  • Management and Governance in Healthcare Industry
  • Healthcare System In Malaysia
  • Healthcare Marketing
  • Human Resource Management for Healthcare
  • Healthcare Economics
  • Healthcare Information System
  • Accounting and Finance for Healthcare
  • Research Methodology


    • Epidemiology

3 Electives

  • Strategic Management in Healthcare
  • Law and Ethics in healthcare Organizations
  • Health and Health Promotion in Healthcare
  • Entrepreneurship in Healthcare
  • Healthcare Operations Management
  • Dissertation/Consultancy Project and Viva voce

Master Degree by Coursework

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.50 in related field, as accepted by the HEP Senate; or
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent in related field with CGPA of less than 2.50 and a minimum of 5 years working experience in the related field

Curriculum approved by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and endorsed by the Ministry of Education (A9905).

The programme aims to provide a solid foundation in the field of healthcare. In addition, the curriculum allows each student to tailor the programme based on his or her individual career goal.

Career Prospects

  • Hospitals
  • Consulting firms
  • Government civil service/Agencies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Medical practice organizations
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Community health providers
  • Health insurance companies
  • Managed care organization
  • Many other organizations which support the healthcare industry

(A9905 [08/2019]) Cheras


Centre for Postgraduate Studies


Full time: 18 Months
Part time: 24 Months


Course Work