Applied Health Sciencespart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies

  • Master of Science


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Zwickau


  • August 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Health Science


Health Sciences, Health Systems, Statistical Methods, National and international health care system research

Target group

Applicants with a first relevant professionally qualifying university degree from a university or vocational academic institution with at least 180 ECTS points, preferably in areas of Healthcare, Public Health Management, Nursing Care Management, Medicine or Social Sciences or comparable achievements. Applicants with qualified practical professional experience of generally not less than one year.


In addition to traditional management techniques in human resource management and financial management, this career-integrated course teaches above all more complex methodological and health sciences contents. Seminars on negotiation and conflict training as well as ethical management are also to promote the personal development of future graduates. In the practical module and the Master's thesis, students work on specific projects with significant practical relevance, which they also reflect and present at an academic level. Applications may be possible after the deadlines if degree courses still have excess capacity. If you are interested, please enquire by telephone on +49 (0)375/5361184 or +49 (0)375/5361180.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements

- A first relevant professionally qualifying university degree with at least 180 ECTS points or comparable achievements - High degree of motivation for the study course, expressed in a letter of intent - Qualified practical work experience, generally no less than one year

Lecture period
  • 11.03.2024 - 30.06.2024
  • 04.10.2024 - 28.01.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


    In the event of vacancies, you can also apply after this deadline.

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    enquire at the university (International Office)

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    enquire at the university (International Office)

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    enquire at the higher education institution

Tuition fee

Please enquire at the institution of higher education.

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service