Health Economics and Management

2nd level university Master - academic year: 2018/19


Gaetano Zilio Grandi
Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Teaching coordinator

Salvatore Russo
Ca' Foscari University of Venice


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The Specialist Master's Programme in Health Economics and Management analyses the following subject areas:

  • Guiding principles
  • Economic analyses of healthcare systems
  • Governance of Italian healthcare system
  • Social and Healthcare integration
  • Management of public health authorities
  • Management of private health authorities

Professional profiles

This Specialist Master's Programme is addressed to the following figures:

  • officers and executives of public healthcare and welfare authorities operating in the administrative, accounting and management areas;
  • officers and executives operating in the administrative, accounting and management areas of regional administrations dedicated to managing social and health care services;
  • officers and executives operating in local administrations interfacing with the operating units of public healthcare and welfare authorities;
  • experts and consultants on health economics and health and welfare integration policies;
  • experts in the field of economic and managerial research in the national and international healthcare and welfare sector;
  • managers of private healthcare and welfare authorities (private clinics, diagnostic centres, nursing homes etc.)
  • managers and experts of supplier companies that have continuous relationships with healthcare and welfare authorities;

Although these professional profiles are principally of interest to the public sector, they are nonetheless also of significant interest to the private, for profit and not-for-profit sectors.

Language: Italian

Available places: 30

Duration of the programme: one year

Period: March 2019 - March 2020

Teaching method: Formal lectures and online

Location: Venice Marghera (VEGA PARK - Porta dell'Innovazione building)

Deadline for application submission: February 4th, 2019

Enrolment fees: € 7.000 (in two instalements) + € 50 non refundable application fee

Grants/scholarships: full or partial scholarships covering the registration fee, if given, will be provided by the institution of the instructor

Information: Ca’ Foscari Challenge School; tutor

Last update: 04/02/2019