The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) was founded in 1963 with a vision to combine the best of tradition, modernity, east and west. Today a leading collegiate university with a strong research bent, the institution proudly preserves its founding ethos to bring together China and the West, providing a bilingual education to a multicultural student body. CUHK teachers and students hail from all around the world. CUHK graduates are connected worldwide through an extensive alumni network.
The Jockey Club
School of Public Health and Primary Care
The Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care (JCSPHPC) was founded in 2001 as the first school of public health in Hong Kong. The mission of the School is to contribute to the improvement of the health of populations locally, nationally and internationally through excellence in research, teaching and training in public health, and collaborative efforts with worldwide partners from relevant disciplines and institutions.
Taught Postgraduate Programme -
Master of Science in Health Services Management
Health services management is a multidisciplinary field of inquiry and practice concerned with the delivery, quality and costs of healthcare for individuals and populations. The main vision of the programme is to develop students with leadership skills, managerial capabilities, expert knowledge in healthcare management that enables safe, efficient, effective and responsive healthcare.
Students could develop competency in the application of knowledge on -
• Organisation of health systems
• Formulation of health policies
• Management of healthcare organisations
• Human resources management
• Quality and risk management
• Management of patient relations
• Financial management
• Health economics and evidence-based decision making
• Planning and technology management
• Legal and ethical practices
• Management of information