HELPP – Health Services Research and Healthcare Organization (M.Sc.)

Program overview

Degree program HELPP – Health Services Research and Healthcare Organization, compact




Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Type of study

Consecutive Master degree program

Standard period of study

4 semesters

Start of studies

Winter semester

Application deadline

May until September 1

Admission requirements

Proof of successful completion of initial professional education and registration in Midwifery, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Physiotherapy or Nursing, university degree in one of the above subjects or another health-related subject, proof of English-language skills, Level A2

Language of instruction



The study program is research-oriented and interdisciplinary and focuses on analysis and evaluation of health services as well as on health services management and research.

Areas of concentration

Basics and methods of health services research, epidemiology and demographics, organizational principles in the health care sector, health services influences and ethics, quality, evaluation and transfer, interdisciplinary development of professions, health services in international context, research planning and implementation, disciplinary and interdisciplinary procedures, research projects

Subject area

Health Sciences


Yes (ZEvA)


Semester fee

Study abroad

Support is provided for study abroad.

Contact persons

Degree program director:
Prof. Dr. Andreas Büscher
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3591

Degree program coordinator:
Lea Unland B.A.
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3556