Global Business School for Health


Executive education

Advance your career as a leader and drive action in the most important aspects of healthcare management today. Our residential courses galvanise learning, reflection and career elevation, empowering business leaders to make a tangible difference to the business side of healthcare whilst our online short courses equip you with the latest skills and thinking, delivered by world renowned academics in the global health economy.

Why embark on an executive education programme at the UCL Global Business School for Health (UCL GBSH)?

  • Further enhance your personal competencies and place yourself at the cutting edge of senior health leadership by developing your expertise in the most relevant and topical subjects in healthcare.
  • Develop premium leadership and innovation qualities that are critical to health sector employers at the moment, including change management, digital transformation, resilience, ethics and applying a global mindset.
  • Improve your earning potential, employability and job security while updating your leadership skillset. 
  • Acquire essential knowledge that employers need, ensuring you are an invaluable asset.
  • Build your personal network of peers in the healthcare leadership field through group discussions and projects.
  • Get involved in an action learning environment that makes the best of blended content delivery, with in-person, experiential and online aspects, while addressing real world business issues.
  • Learn at an internationally renowned, world top 10 university, where health spans across all faculty areas. Our longstanding roots in health converge with our ambitions to be pioneers while making a tangible and positive impact on the world.
  • Gain insights from world class academics in the business and health sectors, who design and deliver our executive education programmes.
  • Soak up life in London, one of the globe’s best university cities. The UCL GBSH has world class facilities and an elite custom built home at UCL East, where UCL’s heritage, disruptive spirit and ambitions for public good converge. 
  • Take advantage of our leading partnerships, which stimulate true innovation and give students 360-degree insights into the global health economy. Our collaborations with business and industry ensure student learning has a highly transferable and competitive edge. 
  • Receive a UCL certificate of completion and CPD accredited points.
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Leading and Managing Health Innovation

Online | 17 April 2023
Deliver impactful solutions addressing real world challenges through applying a human-centred approach to effectively scope, design, and embed successful health innovations.

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Health Policy and Practice

Online | 24 April 2023
Focusing on how health policy is set and the intricacies of health governance, this online course enables participants to horizon scan and anticipate changes to implement policies efficiently.

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Strategic Leadership for Healthcare

Online | 22 May 2023
Addressing the specifics of strategic leadership in healthcare settings, this online course equips you with the skills to use different leadership approaches in changing contexts.

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Value-Based Healthcare

Online | TBC
Addressing health systems that are becoming strained beyond capacity, this online course looks at reducing costs while driving forward improved patient outcomes.

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Leading Change in Healthcare

In-person | TBC
Drive forward your career as a high impact leader while delivering transformational change to your healthcare organisation through this expert-led course.

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Digital Transformation and Innovation in Healthcare

Be a leader who can push forward patient-centric digitally transformative healthcare initiatives, with this course that can positively impact healthcare delivery.

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Health Ventures, Enterprises and Start-ups

Push your ideas for digital health innovations forward through this course designed to help entrepreneurs and digital health start-ups succeed.

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Leveraging Technology for Social Care

Enabling healthcare managers and leaders to assess, design and implement health technologies in social care settings, this online course is designed to improve efficiency and patient outcomes.