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Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation

Lund University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
13742 EUR/year
Free
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The Master’s programme in Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation at Lund University has support from important national and international institutions, e.g. UN agencies, the Red Cross/Red Crescent movement, NGOs, and national authorities.

Overview

A growing number of governments and international organisations acknowledge the necessity of increasing their efforts in disaster risk management and climate change adaptation in order to successfully adjust to changing environments and develop safe and sustainable societies.

Career prospects

Students graduating from the Master’s programme in Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation from Lund University will be attractive for a career with actors contributing to a more resilient and sustainable society, ranging from local and national authorities to international actors as well as private consultancies. The programme provides qualifications for both professional activities in society and for research studies at PhD level.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Foundations for Risk Assessment and Management
  • Societal Resilience
  • Introduction to Disaster Response Management
  • Capacity Development
  • Climate Smart Risk Reduction

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Currently, the applications are closed.

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have successfully completed their upper secondary education (post-16) that gives access to universities in the student’s home country. 
  • Be able to demonstrate proficiency in English by means of an internationally recognised test, e.g. TOEFL, IELTS or the equivalent.
  • There may be some other country specific requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13742 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27484 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Full programme tuition fee is SEK 290 000

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation
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