Health Informatics MSc atUniversity of Limerick Faculty of Science and Engineering


12 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • Health informatics is a multi-disciplinary, multi-dimensional field and focuses on the creation, modeling, management, and sharing of health data and knowledge to support data analysis and timely decision making in medicine and health care together with the information science and technology
  • This one-year program comprises three semesters: two taught semesters; in the third-semester students will complete a substantial dissertation
  • Standards in health care (systems, vocabulary, messaging and security), ethical and legal issues in health informatics, as well as issues concerning quality and human-computer interaction, will be emphasized throughout this program
  • The M.Sc. in Health Informatics aims to equip graduates with the skills, knowledge, and abilities to:
    cost-effectiveness, safety, and quality of health care delivery.
    Express user requirements for health care information systems.
    Integrate computing and managerial knowledge and experience with health-related knowledge and experience.


  • University Rankings
    • #901-1000

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #501-550

      - QS 2022

    • #601-800

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #861

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 15,35,242
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 6,05,615
Books and other academic requisitesINR 38,169
TotalINR 6,43,784

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 Euro = INR 84.82


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 5ᵗʰ July 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned



  • A Health Care Administrator/Clerical Officer, Health Care Manager or Health Care Professional who holds a primary undergraduate degree (2.2 honors or higher) OR
  • An applicant who holds a primary undergraduate degree (2.2 honors or higher) in a health sciences discipline OR
  • An IT specialist who holds a primary undergraduate degree (2.2 honors or higher) with experience of working in a health care setting OR
  • An applicant with at least 5 years of relevant work experience who can satisfy the course admission team that he/she has the ability to complete and benefit from this course.
  • Such applicants shall be required to undertake an interview


Marks - 90/120


Marks - 61/90

  • No section score below 59


Marks - 6.5/9

  • With no less than 6 in any one component

Other eligibility criteria
Applicants with evidence of prior successful completion of a degree qualification taught through the medium of English may waive English language proficiency requirement
Conditional Offer


If Students do not have English Language Qualifications yet, they can still apply for a programme. If they recieve an offer, it will be conditional on the basis that you meet the University English Language Requirements prior to enrolment.

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Applicants need to submit 2 Letters of Recommendation

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Important Dates

Sep , 2022

Course Commencement Date

Faculty of Science and Engineering Scholarship
Rs. 1,26,735
Engineering,Computers,Science + 3 more
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