The Master in Health Economics is aimed at the training of professionals in the development of skills that allow the solution of problems or the analysis of particular situations of a disciplinary, interdisciplinary or professional nature in the field of Health Economics.

The program intensifies in areas of: economics and econometric techniques, which complement each other and are the basis of the program; the second area is health technology assessment, which incorporates elements to understand and measure health problems.

Enter the study plan

Know our rates and dates for the year 2022-1
Inscription: hasta el 18 de noviembre de 2021
Interviews: Hasta el 19 de noviembre de 2021. Deben solicitarse a la Facultad de Medicina desde la inscripción en el teléfono (4) 4440555 ext. 1351 o al correo
Publication of results:
22 de noviembre de 2021. La lista definitiva de los admitidos aparecerá en la Web page.
Payment of tuition: Hasta el 12 de diciembre de 2021
Start of classes: 20 de enero de 2022: “Un día con Bienestar”. - 21 de enero de 2022: “Cátedra CES” e inicio de inducción. - 22 de enero de 2022. Continuación de la inducción.
Registration PIN cost: $163.000 COP
Total cost per semester:$9.800.000 COP
*Valores correspondientes a 2021

Documentation required for the registration process:

· Copia del acta de pregrado
· Copia del diploma
· Copia del documento de identidad (ampliado al 150%)
· Foto tamaño 3 x 4 a color, fondo blanco

NOTE: Previous documents or photocopies do not need to be authenticated.

Those forms in which false information is verified, or that are not fully filled out, will not be considered.

You will not be able to carry out the interview if you come to it without the minimum required documentation .

Program coordinator
Uriel Palacios Barahona
Teléfono: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1255

Do you want to know more?Write to us

Assistant Public Health Division
Sandra Milena Cadavid Zapata
Teléfono: (57) (4) 4440555 ext. 1351

of the applicant

Our applicant is a leader of projects and research teams oriented to new knowledge.

Why choose
this program

We have professional experience in our programs. Learn about the advantages of studying with us.

of the graduate

Our graduates are able to use research to solve problems.

Professionals from different areas of knowledge, especially the health sector or related sectors.

• For training for problem solving or analysis of particular situations in the health sector.

• For training in the evaluation of technologies in the health sector.

• It is an interdisciplinary program.

• It has teachers who have worked or researched on the health sector, with doctoral or master's training.

• It has agreements with North American, European and Latin American universities.

The graduate of the program will be able to:
• Participate in economic evaluation projects in health.
• Measure and assess resources and results associated with health interventions or health policies.
• Formulate and execute a project on health economics.

• Design and carry out studies on the evaluation of health outcomes.
• Advise on research in the field of health economics.
• Design, direct and evaluate health interventions.


Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process at our University.


We offer different research groups to strengthen the knowledge of our professionals.

and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

You must approve all the subjects of the study plan and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee. In addition, it requires:

1. Haber presentado las pruebas vigentes que el Estado determine como de obligatorio cumplimiento.
2. Presentar certificado de asistencia a la Cátedra CES.

3. El pago de los derechos de grado, establecidos en los derechos pecuniarios.
4. Haber aprobado el trabajo de grado o investigación.
5. Paz y salvo con la Universidad por todo concepto.

• Director of health technology departments.
• Member of economic research teams in a health sector institutions.

• Advisor and consultant to those responsible for making decisions and allocating health resources.

For financing we have agreements with:
Programa de Fortalecimiento Educativo CES
Banco Pichincha
Fondo Sapiencia
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
Fondo Nacional del Ahorro (FNA)

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:
Public entities

Enter and learn more information.

Our teachers

Exchange from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to meet. Plus

Exchange towards
another university

Live the experience of expanding your knowledge in Colombia or the world. Plus

Cultural academic internships

We open the doors of the world for you to complement your academic training with us. Plus

keep it going

Keep your knowledge updated to enhance your professional profile. Plus


We offer spaces and programs for the personal and collective development of the CES community. Plus

Discounts with
entities in agreement

These are the economic benefits that we have with different companies and organizations. Plus

of languages

Increase your job possibilities, deepening or exploring new languages. Plus

Legal information of the program

Program name:
Master in Health Economics


Program modality:
Presencial – Profundización

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified Registration:
Resolución 13303 del 11 de julio de 2017


Title awarded:
Magíster en Economía de la Salud

2 años (4 semestres)

Total cost per semester:
$9.800.000 COP

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