Emergency Management

Massey University

Postgraduate Diploma
12 months
19476 USD/year
4276 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Postgraduate Diploma in Emergency Management from Massey University is for students who want to broaden their knowledge of disaster prevention and management.



Emergency Management graduates from Massey University normally find positions as mid-to-senior level managers within the following types of organisations:

  • Local government
  • Central Government
  • Public safety agencies
  • International humanitarian aid organisations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Emergency management 
  • Natural Hazards 
  • Coping with Disasters
  • Emergency Management in Practice
  • Natural Hazards and Resilient Communities
  • Techniques and Methods in Evaluation Research
  • Natural Hazards 
  • Coping with Disasters

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Graduate Diploma in Emergency Management 
  • a Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management, with at least a B grade average and admission to Postgraduate Study or
  • An undergraduate degree and at least two years of relevant industry or professional experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19476 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19476 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4276 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4276 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Domestic students: 6609 NZD
  • International students: 30370 NZD


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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Emergency Management
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