Academic Programmes

Academic Programmes

Academic programmes across the world which offer education on all levels (including bachelor, master, diploma, etc.) related to disaster risk reduction

Massey University
Location

Palmerston North

Degree

Emergency Management

Description

This programme is designed for students who wish to broaden their knowledge in both disaster prevention and management. In its broadest sense, emergency management focuses on the organisation of

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: New Zealand
Massey University
Description

The Postgraduate Diploma in Emergency Management is designed for students who wish to broaden their knowledge in both disaster prevention and management. In its broadest sense, emergency management focuses on the organisation of communities to

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: New Zealand
Resilient Organisations
Location

Christchurch

Degree

Economics of resilient infrastructure PhD research programme

Description

Resilient Organisations (ResOrgs) is a public good research programme based in New Zealand. ResOrgs have been researching what makes organisations resilient

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: New Zealand
Charles Darwin University
Location

online or Casuarina

Description

Based in the capital of Australia’s Northern Territory, at the center of the "Top End" and Australia’s gateway to Indonesia and South-East Asia, this highly unique course focuses on a geographic region that is

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: Australia
University of Auckland
Description

The Master of Disaster Management is a course-based programme which includes a research project, and is designed to prepare people for careers and leadership roles in disaster management.

The Master of Disaster Management programme provides

  • Type
    University programme
  • Location: New Zealand
Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Location

Melbourne, Barcelona and online

Description

This program will commence in July 2016.

There is an increasing need to respond to the displacement and destruction of communities and their infrastructure through both natural and manmade disasters

  • Type
    Blended programme
  • Location: Australia, Spain
United Nations Institute for Training and Research
University of Newcastle, the
Location

Newcastle

Description

This program is delivered through CIFAL Newcastle, a United Nations training centre with a focus on disaster resilience and sustainable development, which is hosted at the University of Newcastle. The United Nations has

  • Type
    Blended programme
  • Location: Australia
United Nations Institute for Training and Research
University of Newcastle, the
Location

Newcastle

Description

This program is delivered through CIFAL Newcastle, a United Nations training centre with a focus on disaster resilience and sustainable development, which is hosted at the University of Newcastle. The United Nations has

  • Type
    Blended programme
  • Location: Australia