MSc Disaster Management and Sustainable Development

Northumbria University, Newcastle

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Course OverviewFrom climate change, impact of global warming, hazards, vulnerability and human-made disaster, to environmental sustainability and community resilience, this Disaster Management and Sustainable Development Masters at Northumbria University explores contemporary real-world problems and provides you with the skills and knowledge to conceptualise and address these issues.This course is equally relevant for those working in the field who wish to strengthen their academic and ... READ MORE

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47th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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49th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
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33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
29-SEP-22
Full Time
1 year

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Entry requirements
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Applicants should normally have: A minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in any subject. Other subject qualifications, equivalent professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

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£7,950 per year
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£16,500 per year
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£16,500 per year
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Latest Disaster Mitigation reviews

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16 Nov 18

MSc Disaster Management and Sustainable Development

I love Newcastle uni, my experience here has been unforgettable and I only wish that it wouldn't be over next year!...
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Student Reviewer
20 Oct 17

MSc Disaster Management and Sustainable Development

I like my university. Teachers are very helpful. Library facility is good. It has a good collection of books. Library...

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Student rating ( 4.3) 3,569 reviews

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Northumbria is an innovative and pioneering university with a mission to ‘Take on Tomorrow’ through empowering the next generation of visionaries and innovators who can challenge the status quo and tackle tomorrow’s challenges head on. Northumbria is a research-rich, business-focused university with a keen focus on professional practice and a global reputation for academic excellence. It is also renowned for its rich body of innovative research, exploring the world’s most urgent and complex challenges. Research underpins teaching with the university’s inspirational academics, partners, and students working together to make a remarkable impact on the world.

Where you'll study

Northumbria University, Newcastle

Ellison Place Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE1 8ST United Kingdom Nearest train station: Newcastle Central  0.4 miles away

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