Disaster Risk Management and Development, Master | Auckland University of Technology | Manukau City, New Zealand
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Master Blended

Disaster Risk Management and Development

18 months
Duration
24457 USD/year
5602 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Disaster Risk Management and Development from Auckland University of Technology aligns with global and national best practice, and is ideal if you’re passionate about sustainable development, community resilience or humanitarian response. 

Overview

Disaster Risk Management and Development from Auckland University of Technology is s also a good fit if you’re already working in the field and need a tertiary-level qualification.

Students at Disaster Risk Management and Development from Auckland University of Technology will:

  • gain the skills to tackle increasingly complex disaster risks, both now and in the future, and research a topic of your interest.
  • develop advanced disaster risk management knowledge and skills to reduce disaster risks, 
  • build community resilience
  • manage disaster response and recovery.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Trauma Informed Practice and Psychosocial Interventions
  • Communications in Emergency and Disaster 
  • Digital Transformation and Change Management 
  • Environment, Hazards and Society 
  • Application of Geographic Information Systems
  • Leadership and Management 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applications will be processed up to the start of the semester depending on availability.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with a B grade or higher in courses at a level 7 or equivalent
  • In exceptional circumstances an applicant who does not meet the requirements above, but who has an appropriate combination of academic and professional experience, may be considered for admission
  • Submit evidence of ability to study at postgraduate level in this field
  • Provide evidence of current professional practice
  • May be required to complete relevant prerequisite courses as specified by the Board of Studies
  • IELTS (Academic) 6.5 overall with no band less than 6.0

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24457 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24457 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    5602 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5602 USD per year during 18 months.
  • Domestic: 8957 NZD per year
  • International: 39100 NZD per year

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.

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