This Healthcare Management Programme (HMP) is a certificate program designed to build the capacity of healthcare professionals in the key areas of quality, business, finance and inventory management. The HMP is designed to address the business capacity gap that currently exists among Healthcare professionals in Africa. The programme has been designed with a robust curriculum and will be delivered with a seasoned world-class faculty. Our goal is to assist Healthcare professionals in building their capacity to better manage their business.

Key Learning Point

The HMP will enable participants to;

Understand the operating environment and the opportunities for Healthcare businesses in Nigeria
Develop a firm grasp of the business of Healthcare
Understand how to create budgets and financial plans
Navigate the regulatory requirements for healthcare businesses
* Understand basic knowledge and skills needed to manage people, processes and programs efficiently

Who Should Attend

Medical doctors from all specialties
Health management professionals
Medical laboratories scientists and technicians
Health industry regulators


Click on apply now above to fill the online application form or make a request to hmp@pau.edu.ng
Completed application form should be sent electronically
All applications undergo a thorough screening process prior to confirmation of admission
The Programme Manager will get in touch with you as soon as your application is received.


The training will be divided into two components.

The first component will use a blend of presentations, case studies, activities, role plays and lectures. Relevant caselets in the health sector will be used to help contextualise the peculiarities of the sector.
The second component is the support component and will be done after the participants have finished their coursework. This support phase involves coaching and advisory from seasoned professionals to help participants creatively work on their current challenges.


This Certificate program will run for 25 days, in a blended modular format over 4 months Participants will go through various interactive, practical life transforming modules in class and intensive online classes after which they will go through a graduation ceremony.


The total fee is N825, 000 (Eight Hundred & Twenty Five Thousand Naira).


The course will cover a broad range of topics, including:

Introduction/Overview of the Healthcare landscape in Nigeria
Team Building
Regulatory, Legal and Tax Issues in Nigeria
Delivering Excellent Service
Managing a Healthcare Business
Talent Management & Succession Planning
Marketing a Healthcare Business
Leadership & Critical Thinking
Principles of Contracting / Procurement in Healthcare
Developing Financial Records
Financial Management
Quality Assurance in Healthcare
Digital Innovations in Healthcare
Strategy Planning for Healthcare Business
Personal Productivity
Strategic Planning for a Healthcare Business
Infrastructure Development & Equipment Supply
Putting the Healthcare Business Plan together
Business Ethics & Corporate Governance


Please contact EDC’s Program Coordinator Helen through 0817 458 3180 or hmp@pau.edu.ng.