Healthcare Consultancy-Which Business School to opt?


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I am a physician and want to do MBA to switch over to healthcare consultancy. Which UK/Europe business school have good reputation for placement in this sector with some of the top healthcare consultancy firms.

I am a physician and want to do MBA to switch over to healthcare consultancy. Which UK/Europe business school have good reputation for placement in this sector with some of the top healthcare consultancy firms.
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Duncan

Try: How to use LinkedIn to find the best school www.find-mba.com/board/33571

Try: How to use LinkedIn to find the best school www.find-mba.com/board/33571
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Razors Edg...

IMD, maybe?

Most of the best specialized programs for healthcare are going to be in the US - Boston University's Health Sector MBA, Vanderbilt Owen, Wharton, etc.

The UK has a few but most of them focus on the NHS which I imagine would be too limited for what you are looking for.

Another option, since you do have a background, is to just do a strong general MBA program that has good placements in consulting - LBS or INSEAD, for instance.

IMD, maybe?

Most of the best specialized programs for healthcare are going to be in the US - Boston University's Health Sector MBA, Vanderbilt Owen, Wharton, etc.

The UK has a few but most of them focus on the NHS which I imagine would be too limited for what you are looking for.

Another option, since you do have a background, is to just do a strong general MBA program that has good placements in consulting - LBS or INSEAD, for instance.
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mistermark

I share Razors Edge's view that the OP should consider a general MBA. The skills and expertise a healthcare client seeks from a consultant are likely to be those that are transferable between sectors, and not solely ones associated with healthcare.

I share Razors Edge's view that the OP should consider a general MBA. The skills and expertise a healthcare client seeks from a consultant are likely to be those that are transferable between sectors, and not solely ones associated with healthcare.
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Duncan

LBS and Insead are the obvious schools for entry into consultancy and, yes, since this person probably knows healthcare better than consultancy they should focus on consultancy rather than healthcare in their MBA. Any of the top 10 European schools will be able to support that very well.

Lower down the list, Grenoble and Toulouse Business School also have concentrations in consultancy.

LBS and Insead are the obvious schools for entry into consultancy and, yes, since this person probably knows healthcare better than consultancy they should focus on consultancy rather than healthcare in their MBA. Any of the top 10 European schools will be able to support that very well.

Lower down the list, Grenoble and Toulouse Business School also have concentrations in consultancy.
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