• The ICFAI University,  Tripura

MBA (Healthcare Management)

MBA (Healthcare Management)

MBA (Healthcare) is a full time 2 year Management Program. First year is devoted to the basic Knowledge of Management subjects in marketing, finance, human resources and operations followed by summer internship program in Hospital & Healthcare institutions and the second year is devoted to specialization in Healthcare related subjects. The objective of MBA (Healthcare Management) program is to develop students, over the period of two Years for managerial positions in the healthcare Industry.

Duration : 2 Years

Eligibility
Pass in Graduation in any discipline with 45% and above aggregate marks (ST/SC/OBC students will get 5% relaxation). Final year students awaiting results can also apply. Candidates fulfilling the above mentioned eligibility need to appear for the 'ICFAI University Tripura Admission Test' followed by a 'GD/PI' for their final selection. Candidates having valid scores of CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT are exempted from appearing in the 'ICFAI University Tripura Admission Test. Preference will be given to MBBS/BDS/BHMS/BAMS/BPT/B.Sc Nursing or paramedical science /working professional in the healthcare industry.

Program Structure
The Program covers 36 courses apart from soft skills spread over 4 semesters in 2 years. Students are also required to do intensive summer internship program and hospital interaction in reputed hospital and healthcare institutions. Electives offered will be specified in the Student Handbook.

SPECIAL PAPERS: 1. Marketing of Hospital Services; 2. Medical Records Management; 3. Hospital Operation Management; 4. Disaster Management & Hospital Occupational hazards; 5. Healthcare Quality Management.
** For any special paper there should be minimum 25 % students of the total strength.
**Student will commence dissertation work from the beginning of the 3rd semester& 4th Semester and will appear for viva voce at the end of the each semester.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE
Year-I
Semester-I Semester-II
  • Introduction to Health & Hospital Management
  • Healthcare Marketing
  • Hospital Financial Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Health Economics
  • Support services in Hospital
  • Bio- Statistics for Healthcare Manager
  • Healthcare Business Communication




  • Operational Research & Research Methodology in Healthcare
  • Inventory Control & Purchase Management in Healthcare
  • Health Operations Management-1
  • Human Resource Management
  • IT & MIS in Healthcare
  • Fundamentals of Hospital Planning, designing & Management Issues-1
  • Epidemology
  • Legal & ethical issues in Healthcare Business
  • Know your hospital: Study report on Public/Undertaking/Government Health Sector agencies
Internship Program ** Student will be posted for a period of Three months in a hospital for the completion of internship. During this period, his or her performance will be evaluated by the host administrator in a standard format under well defined parameters.
Year-II
Semester-III Semester-IV
Core Subject
  • Health Operation Management -II
  • Quality Assurance in Healthcare
  • Occupational Hazards & Biomedical Waste Management in Hospital
  • Health Insurance & Medical tourism
  • Medical Records
  • Healthcare Evaluation & Policy Analysis
  • Dissertation/Summer Training
Core Subject
  • Entrepreneurship & Consultancy management in Healthcare
  • Safe and Practice Management in Hospital
  • Biomedical Instrumentation in Hospital
  • Strategic Management in Hospital
  • Patient Care Management
  • Special Paper
  • Dissertation-II

Note : The program structure may change marginally.