The GEMBA (Health Leadership and Management) is developed for managers who need professional development and progression in the light of dynamic health organizations. The program aims to equip graduates with the art and science of managing and leading health systems in a dynamic environment. It provides a range of competencies, knowledge, skills, attitudes and problem-solving abilities that enable graduates respond to the need for successful management and leadership of health systems. This is expected to improve health care and bring about a lasting change in health of all the people of Africa.

The GEMBA (Health Leadership and Management) degree program is offered to provide an opportunity for medical personnel to upgrade their management and leadership skills without necessarily travelling outside Kenya to pursue such studies.

 

Program Delivery

  • World-class faculty from USIU-Africa
  • Designed with executives’ schedules in mind.
  • 30 students per year
  • Global Study Tour of key health management institutions around the world
  • Offers participants the opportunity to pursue an executive MBA in a cohort of fast-tracked peers from around the region.

Program timings:

  • 9.00am – 6.00pm (Monday - Saturday)
  • 1 Year program divided into 6 sessions of 2 weeks each spread throughout the year.
  • Next intake: Fall (September), 2017  
  • Application Deadline: July 30, 2017

Degree Requirements

The courses that will be offered in the program are;

CODE COURSE UNITS 
GMB 6000  Managerial Finance   3
GMB 6010   Global Strategic Management   3
GMB 6070  Strategic Human Resource Management   3
GMB 6090   Transformational Leadership   3
GMB 6230   Global Study Tour   3
MBH 6010   Organizational Theory in Health Sector   3
MBH 6020   Project Management and Fund Raising   3
MBH 6030   Health Service Delivery and Customer Care   3
MBH 6040   Health Management Information Systems      3
GMB 6220 Research Seminar  3
MBH 6850 Health Management Project  3

Academic Calendar

Download Global Executive MBA - Health Leadership and Management Brochure

Program Fee:

KES 700, 000 excluding cost of Global Study Tour

NOTE 
In this program the following charges may apply  
Health Insurance-Boarding & Non Kenyan Students 8,000.00
Caution money (Payable once) 2,000.00
Computer Lab. Fee 3,200.00
TOTAL 13,200.00

For more details, contact:
Dr. George Achoki
Dean, Chandaria School of Business
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Phone: 0730 116 415
OR
Dr. Amos Njuguna
Associate Dean, Chandaria School of Business
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Phone: 0730 116 419

OR

Catherine Karanja
Administrator, Executive Programs, Chandaria School of Business
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Phone: 0730 116 261