Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Disaster Management and Sustainable Development

Course develops understanding of disaster management and sustainable development including frameworks and skills for addressing contemporary hazards, disasters and complex emergencies, in both post-development and majority world contexts.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree in an appropriate subject. Where English is not the first language of instruction: IELTS 6.5 TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).

Course modules

Project management: approaches and methods; dissertation; research methods for disaster and development; themes in sustainable development; disaster risk reduction and response.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4444