This one-year English-taught program covers both theoretical and practical aspects of emergency and disaster management. Its focus is on the organizational systems that must coordinate their efforts with national and international agencies to provide aid. Students from all around the world with different cultural and academic backgrounds have the opportunity to study in Israel, a country well-known for its leadership in disaster management.
Participating students have access to some of the most renowned authorities on emergency and disaster management in our field. Our academic faculty is comprised of world experts, leaders in emergency management and bringing together a wide array of knowledge and expertise based on Israeli and international experience. The program has an extant cooperation with foreign universities including Harvard professors who teach in the program as well as guest speakers locating at the most senior officials in disaster management.
This program creates and encourages unique collaboration between academic experts and field professionals. Furthermore, we promote and facilitate international collaboration with leaders in the field throughout the world. This program aims to provide a broad and comprehensive vision and understanding of disaster management.
In recent years, there has been a major increase in demand for qualified professionals in emergency and disaster management in various international aid organizations, the United Nations, hospitals and humanitarian organizations. The alumni hold positions around the globe in international security organizations, emergency management departments, NGOs, and more.
- Introduction to Emergencies and Disaster
- Operational , Technological and Logistical – Topics in Disasters
- Public Policy
- Hazards and Natural Disasters
- Mental Health Aspects of Emergencies and Disaster Situations
- On Debriefing and Organizational Learning
- Leadership & Team Building
- Emerging Infectious Diseases and Bioterrorism
- Research Methods
- Introduction to CBRN
- Data Interpretation
- Risk and Crisis communication
- Data Interpretation
- Projects' Management Course in Mass Disasters and Mass Casualty Events
- Humanitarian Affairs
- Crisis Management in Organizations
- Risk and Crisis Communication Course
- 10 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
Rolling admission, Maximum 25 students per cohort
DisciplinesEmergency & Disaster Management
Copy of bachelor’s degree diploma
Official transcripts from all higher education institutions you have attended
$100 USD application fee, payable by credit card or bank transfer.
One passport sized photo
A Health Declaration (to be filled out by the applicant) and a Medical Form (to be filled out by a licensed doctor). Both forms are not mandatory while an applicant's file is marked as 'Under Review,' but are highly suggested to be sent in as soon as possible
International17500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17500 USD per year and a duration of 10 months.
National17500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17500 USD per year and a duration of 10 months.
TAU International is committed to making education accessible to all students, regardless of their financial backgrounds. Several sources of funding are available, including need-based tuition assistance, delayed payment plans, and external and internal scholarships.
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.