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Hemap in a Nutshell

The distinctive factors that render the HEMAP curriculum of the Master's Degree in Economics and Public Policy exceptional.

Healthcare's Social Relevance: skills beyond Economics

The relevance to society of health care far exceeds the increasing economic prominence of this sector in the economy. In a rapidly evolving landscape, healthcare demands a unique set of skills – understanding economic trade-offs, navigating legal complexities, and addressing ethical concerns.

What is Hemap?

HEMAP is a two-years Master program designed to empower you with the expertise needed for staff and executive positions in companies, organizations, and institutions involved in health care provision.

The first semester focuses on fundamental aspects of economics, management, law, policy design and evaluation, and pertinent research methods crucial for the healthcare field.

The second and third semesters are dedicated to honing advanced and specialized skills tailored to tackle contemporary healthcare challenges. The fourth semester primarily involves dissertation preparation.

Students can opt for further specialization through internships at national and international firms or organizations. Additionally, prospective students have the opportunity to study abroad for one or two semesters, enhancing their global perspective and experiences.

Why choose HEMAP?

Comprehensive Curriculum: Develop strong skills in health economics, policy, management, and law.

Practical Experience: Gain hands-on experience through workshops, internships, and active learning.

Global Perspective: Interact with international students and professors, with dedicated opportunities for international mobility exchanges.

Diverse Student Community: 33% non-Italian students; 66% diverse academic backgrounds, including Economics, Management, Political Science, International Relations, Engineering, Pharmacy, and more.

Job Market Placement: 96% employed post-graduation, 90% working in the Health Sector (Linked-in source)

Several Paths for your Career: 27% in Pharma and Medical devices; 21% in consultancy; 19% in research, and others in Insurance mkt, Government, NGOs, private and public Health Care.

Acquired skills?

The prospective candidates will gain:

  • a comprehensive grasp of fundamental strategies in policymaking, planning, and financing of healthcare services.
  • proficiency in employing diverse disciplines essential for formulating, implementing, and evaluating strategic decisions within the healthcare domain.Bottom of Form
  • understanding of the diversity of international health policies and regulations;
  • practical experience in managerial issues specific to the health care sector;
  • strong quantitative skills and their application in a problem-solving scenarios;
  • enhanced communication and collaboration skills.