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Disaster management non-thesis master program

  • Main organization:Istanbul Technical University (ITU)
  • Type:University programme
  • Level:Masters
  • Geographical coverage:Global
  • Location:Turkey
  • Contact:Secretary: Metin UZUN
    Phone: +90 (212) 285 62 19
    Fax: +90 (212) 285 63 35
    E-mail: uzunmet@itu.edu..tr

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ITU-CEDM (Istanbul Technical University- Center of Excellence for Disaster Management) is established to serve activities eg. training, consulting and research to the public and to all establishments in the country. The activities in the center is conducted by certified faculty members and experts in disaster management field. The broad aims of the center are to follow up the principles of modern disaster and emergency management, to develop strategies and projects due to developments, to construct a bridge between neighboring countries and developed countries specifically in disaster management.

Subject Areas

• Principles of Disaster and Emergency Management
• Principles and Practices of Mitigation (Turkish)
• Principles of Risk Management and Planning
• Crisis Management, Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
• Fire Risks and Emergency Management (Turkish)
• Managerial Decision Making and Communication in Emergency Management (Turkish)
• Building Disaster Resilient Communities
• Policies and Strategies in Disaster Management (Turkish)
• Disaster Response Operations and Management
• Research and Analysis Methods in Emergency Management
• Emergency Management Technology
• Earthquake Hazard Management and Operations (Turkish)
• Hydrometeorological Hazards and Preparedness (Turkish)


  • Themes:Disaster Risk Management, Governance, Recovery, Social Impacts & Resilience
  • Hazards:Earthquake
  • Countries/Regions:Turkey

  • Short URL:http://preventionweb.net/go/23335

Last updated

04 Nov 2011

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