Disaster, Risk and Resilience from University of Canterbury aims to build resilience and develop collaborative disaster risk reduction practices.
MDRR graduates are in a position to choose between proceeding into funded doctoral programmes, or pursuing careers in disaster reduction, risk assessment, hazard assessment, and environmental management and consulting, as well as in local and regional government.
- GIS for Disaster Risk and Resilience
- Disaster Risk and Resilience
- Natural Hazard Risk Assessment
- Disaster Risk and Resilience Applications
- 12 months
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before , International
You should apply as early as possible to give yourself maximum preparation time for visa application, fee payment, travel and accommodation arrangements.
DisciplinesGeographical Information Systems (GIS) Risk Management Emergency & Disaster Management View 4 other Masters in Risk Management in New Zealand
- A bachelor's degree which is relevant to Disaster Risk and Resilience, normally with a B Grade Point Average or higher in the final year; and
- 15 points from STAT 100-level courses, or equivalent.
- If English is your additional language, you are also required to meet UC's English language requirements.
International39180 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 39180 USD per year during 12 months.
National9150 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9150 USD per year during 12 months.
- National Students - 12,787 NZD
- International Students - 54,750 NZD
Living costs for Christchurch
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.