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Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time
Business & Management (5)

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Embark on a rewarding journey with the Crisis and Disaster Management MSc programme, designed to equip you with the essential skills for a successful career in emergency planning and disaster response worldwide. Delve into topics such as hazard analysis, disaster management techniques, and emergency planning through a comprehensive curriculum that includes core modules like Disaster Management Techniques and Study Visits, and optional modules such as Crisis Management and Governance. Benefit from the expertise of industry-active practitioners and the opportunity for a work placement with leading organizations in the field. With a second-class honours degree or equivalent, along with relevant work experience, you can join this programme to enhance your career prospects. Develop transferable skills in project planning, data analysis, and communication, while gaining insights from experts in various sectors. Join us to become a confident and professional emergency planner ready to make a difference in crisis management and disaster response.

About the course


This course offers an exciting opportunity to learn about environmental and manmade hazards, vulnerability and risk, planning and logistics, disaster response and crisis management. You’ll develop your skills as a confident, professional emergency planner and responder, able to manage people and situations in the field.

You'll graduate with the skills needed for a successful career in emergency planning and disaster management and response, either in the governmental or non-governmental sectors, anywhere in the world. You'll also get transferable skills in project planning, reporting, data analysis and communication, putting you in a strong position to pursue a career in other industries.

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Entry Requirements

A second-class honours degree or equivalent, preferably with some relevant work experience in the emergency services or humanitarian sectors. Applicants with relevant professional experience and/or qualifications will also be considered.

English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

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