M.Sc (Health Informatics)

DETAILS

Health Informatics (HI) is an interdisciplinary field in the healthcare industry that uses information technology to organize and analyse health data to improve healthcare outcomes. This program deals with the resources, devices, and methods required to acquire, store, retrieve, and use health and medical data. Healthcare informatics work provides electronic access to medical records for patients, doctors, nurses, hospital administrators, insurance companies, and health information technicians. 

Duration of Program

2 years (4 Semesters)

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UPES’ curriculum framework is holistic in its overall structure and yet focuses on the individual need of the student to discover, experience, explore and challenge. Along with the core subject, students have the option to choose from subject-focused specialisations. They are also allowed to choose minor/exploratory subject from other schools at UPES that are: School of Engineering, School of Computer Science, School of Law, School of Business, School of Health Sciences, School of Design, School of Modern Media, and School of Liberal Studies.

Further, based on the multifaceted needs of the global workplace and evolving lifestyles, the curriculum offers Signature and Life-Skills courses through School for Life. To round off this learning experience, students are required to do mandatory internships in the social sector, government/public sector, and industry. The combinations available for students to pick and choose from are endless, ensuring both depth and width of knowledge.

  • Work as a professional in IT healthcare/Govt. sectors
  • Clinical Informaticist
  • Electronics Medical Records Keeper
  • Nursing Informatics Specialist
  • Pharmacy or Nutrition Informaticist
  • Chief Medical Information Officer

Personal Interview

  • TCS
  • Infosys
  • Apollo hospital
  • Lal Path lab
  • Fortis healthcare
  • Healthcare global enterprises
  • Piramal enterprises
  • MAX healthcare
  • Thyrocare
  • Pharmeasy
  • Caresoft
  • Softlink

Career Prospects
  • Work as a professional in IT healthcare/Govt. sectors
  • Clinical Informaticist
  • Electronics Medical Records Keeper
  • Nursing Informatics Specialist
  • Pharmacy or Nutrition Informaticist
  • Chief Medical Information Officer
Entrance Test

Personal Interview

Industries aligned with the specialisation
  • TCS
  • Infosys
  • Apollo hospital
  • Lal Path lab
  • Fortis healthcare
  • Healthcare global enterprises
  • Piramal enterprises
  • MAX healthcare
  • Thyrocare
  • Pharmeasy
  • Caresoft
  • Softlink

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