King's College London, University of London
Disasters, Adaptation and Development
This programme takes a social development perspective and includes human vulnerability and response to natural and technological hazards and to climate change; there is a broad range of modules; the course is suitable for those wishing to pursue careers in research and policy development on disaster risk management and development programming for adaptation.
An Honours degree (2.1 or above) or an international equivalent, e.g. GPA of 3.3 from a US university; applicants with professional or voluntary experience are welcome.
Assessment is by essay, presentation, lab work and occasionally by examination. The three-month dissertation is compulsory and can be taken overseas or in the UK.
Varied including Research Councils, University of London Scholarships, departmental bursaries and career development loans; for overseas students Chevening Scholarships are available from the British Council. Overseas students can also apply for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarships Scheme (CSSS).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 17,040 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,040 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 8,520 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Strand Campus||Westminster||WC2R 2LS||South East|
Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
020 7848 1977/7203