International Executive MBA - Health Care Management

SMBS - University of Salzburg Business School

Program Description

International Executive MBA - Health Care Management

SMBS - University of Salzburg Business School

International Executive MBA - Health Care Management

Management Training for Executives in the Health Care Sector

This study program aims to convey management training in the health care sector on an academic basis. This includes the necessary understanding of the health care market, analytical skills, social competences, controlling, marketing, strategic and operative health care management, system comparisons in the health care sector, and further topics.

An important goal of the MBA study program is to improve the leadership competence of executive staff members of public and private health care institutions and of the pharmaceutical and medical-technical industry. It also aims to support top executives in their decision-making roles.

MBA Health Care Management is international:

  • international course venues
  • internationally renowned speakers
  • international group of course participants
  • internationally relevant issues


The MBA study program takes place at three international venues: Salzburg, Marburg, Trier, and Toronto. These unique locations offer great infrastructure with modern classrooms. They are part of an internationally-oriented concept. Seven modules are in German, the Toronto module is taught in English.

Target groups

  • Doctors seeking competence in management
    People either working in the healthcare sector, the pharmaceutical industry, or in the medical-technical area, or
  • people who wish to work in these areas or seek to qualify themselves for a leading position via the knowledge transfer offered in the MBA-HCM program
  • Alumni of corresponding fields and branches of study (or comparable qualification) seeking to gain high-quality further training in the health care sector

Application criteria

Academic degree which qualifies for a position in a healthcare institution, with occupational activity in this area, OR a qualification comparable to an academic degree (e.g. at least 5 years of experience in a responsible, leading position in the health care sector).

Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2017
2 years
Part time
15,650 EUR
Start date Oct. 2017
Austria Salzburg
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 15,650 EUR