Global Business School for Health


UCL Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) Health

The UCL DBA Health is a professional doctorate degree designed for leaders in health-related fields who want to apply research skills to tackle health sector challenges. Taught flexibly online over 5 years, you'll develop research skills for evaluating, assessing, and overseeing health projects and research, enabling you to apply strategic decision making and spearhead future healthcare management interventions.

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The UCL DBA Health

The UCL DBA Health provides a professional doctorate degree for individuals in health-related fields who want applied research skills to address health sector challenges. This DBA Health is particularly needed, now more than ever before, as the health sector is undergoing radical change to meet the demand for healthcare services. The programme has been designed to produce practitioners and innovators who can address these health sector challenges by developing their specific applied research skills for evaluating, assessing and overseeing appropriate projects for taking forward healthcare management interventions as well as disseminating their findings for informing the practice and application of healthcare. 

Delivered part-time online over 5 years, this professional doctorate will provide you with a rigorous programme of advanced study and research. The online taught modules delivered in the first two years provide opportunities to develop senior leaders skills and knowledge in key areas of business and health research methods to facilitate career development. The research component allows you to develop skills in critical appraisal as well as the ability to develop the rationale, methodology and methods for research. The modules also allow development of other transferable skills.

The DBA in Health utilises the expertise of the academic team across the whole of the Global Business School for Health as well as experts from the Faculty of Population Health Science to support the student’s development, research, and scholarship. The programme design is intended to provide flexibility for professionals who are studying whilst working full-time as senior health leaders and managers

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