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MCMASTER UNIVERSITY, HAMILTON, ONTARIO - PROGRAMS

Hamilton, OntarioLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1887Established Year
  33147Enrollment

Doctor of Philosophy [Ph.D] (Health Management)

 4 years
 full time
  English
 on campus
  Thesis Based

Field of Study

Offered by     DeGroote School of Business

$ 4,730 

1st Year
Fees

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Program Description

  • McMaster University offers a Doctor of Philosophy in Health Management for a duration of 4 years.
  • This is an on-campus and thesis-based program.
  • The Health Management stream offers both full and part-time options. 
  • It prepares students to undertake and disseminate original research and to make significant advances in their chosen field of study.
  • The HM stream aims to attract applicants who wish to pursue
    • specialized careers in academia
    • or, senior-level management positions within the health care industry.
  • PhD students undertake 2 years of course work, followed by a set of comprehensive exams. Then they work with a faculty supervisor to develop a research topic and complete a thesis.
  • The experienced research faculty within the Finance and Business Economics Area are well-equipped to supervise students working in a variety of specialties, including corporate finance, capital markets and derivatives.
  • Students must complete between 6 and 12 one-term courses.
  • Normally, course work is finished within the first two years of the program. This is followed by a comprehensive examination that is tailored to student’s field of study.
  • All DeGroote PhD students take a common seminar course, and otherwise follow the course requirements of their particular fields of study.
  • DeGroote School of Business is an innovative business school that focuses on interdisciplinary thinking and evidence-based management and help students to excel in a fast-paced world.
  • The average salary of the program goes up to 53,800 USD.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Doctorate
Duration4 years
Fees$ 18,920 for 4 years
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Fall (Deadline - Jan 01)
Language Proficiency TOEFL,IELTS,PTE
ExamsGRE
Offered byDeGroote School of Business
Program Urlhttps://phd.degroote.mcmaster.ca/fields-of-study/health-management/

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • Students have to complete master degree from a recognized university.
  • Students must have a B+ minimum average grade, based on a full-year equivalent of final year courses.

Indian Student Eligibility:

Indian students are eligible to apply if they meet one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • Completed a 4-year UG degree with first class in a relevant field from a recognized institution.
  • Or, completed a master's degree with first-class in a relevant field from a recognized institution.
  • Or, completed a 3-year UG degree from an accredited institution.

Submission of GRE scores is not compulsory for this program, however, if students have given the GRE exam then it is recommended to submit the scores (minimum 300) for a better chance of admission.

Along with the minimum eligibility requirements, international students hailing from non-English speaking countries need to prove English proficiency through IELTS/TOEFL/any equivalent test.


Required Document List

Following are the required document:

  • Online application form and fees: Students have to fill the online form and submit the application fees. 
  • CV/Resume: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work, and/or volunteer experience.
  • Two Academic or Professional References: Referees (Teachers, guidance counselors, or Professors) should comment on academics and that references should submit along with the application system.
  • Personal Statement: It should include a brief overview of themselves, strengths, and any work experience and/or education that students have.
  • Transcripts: Students have to submit transcripts from all universities/colleges attended, World Education Services Assessments, and English Language Proficiency test scores.
  • Statement of Intent: Reasons or intentions for pursuing studies in this program, including a description of prior experience.


Application Deadline

Fall
Jan 01


Scores Required

100 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

7 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS

60 / 75

Avg. Score in

PTE

309 / 340

Avg. Score in

GRE


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1Year 2Year 3Year 4
Tuition fees$4730$4730$4730$4730

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Room and food (on-campus)$ 9,195
Housing (off-campus)$ 4,860

Ranking

QS World University 2020

Ranked #45/ 600

Medicine [ International ]


Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
Ontario Trillium Scholarship $28,961 Yes N/A
Ontario Graduate Scholarship $10,847 Yes N/A
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
JN Tata Endowment Scholarship Variable Yes 09 Mar, 2020
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships $52,637 Yes N/A
Paul Foundation scholarships $20,174 Yes N/A
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
Ontario Graduate Fellowship $8,459 Yes N/A
Ellis R. Ott Scholarship for Applied Statistics and Quality Management Variable Yes 01 Apr, 2020
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships Variable Yes 03 Jan, 2021
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VISA & Work Study

VISA

  • Students are required to get a Study Visa to study in Canada.
  • If students are traveling outside Canada will need either an Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) or a Valid Temporary Resident Visa (TRV) to re-enter Canada.
  • The cost of the study visa is 112 USD and is valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days.
  • Students need a Social Insurance Number (SIN) to work in Canad and to get the SIN, students will need to bring a passport and study visa.
  • At the time of VISA application, students need to provide various documents:
    • Application form and Study Plan
    • Valid Passport
    • Official Acceptance Letter
    • Financial Evidence

Work Study

Students need a work-Study visa to work in Canada. Full-time international students studying at a Canadian university may seek employment in Canada in 4 situations:

  • on-campus employment
  • co-ops employment
  • working off-campus
  • post-graduation work visa

The McMaster Work Program gives students opportunities to work on campus during the fall/winter terms and over the summer.

  • First-year international students are not eligible for the fall/winter work program but can apply for the summer after their first year and every year beyond.
  • International students with a valid study visa are eligible to participate in McMaster’s work programs.
  • Students can work Part-time at a maximum of 10 hours per week in the fall and winter terms.
  • Students can work Full-time of 35 hours per week and part-time over the summer.

Career and Placement after Course

Possible career opportunities are:

  • Physician Practice Manager
  • Healthcare Administrator
  • Quality and Improvement Manager
  • Patient Finance Manager
  • Health Insurance Manager
  • Managed Care Representative
  • Healthcare Department Manager
  • Population Health Manager


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