MSc Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) 

Dual Degree

A dual degree programme by Saint Louis University with Coventry University, the programme is designed to build capabilities and capacities in the Northern Luzon area of the Philippines by developing researchers and practitioners’ expertise in DRRM through study and research. Graduates of the program will have disaster-related knowledge and skills which are a recognized need in a region that is fraught with natural hazards and emergent environmental disasters. The targeted students are those that are in the public sector, in local governments and civil service, as well as those coming from business and industry and who are ready to take an active stance in understanding hazards and disaster events and minimizing their impacts through response and forecasting

This programme shall be taught through academic units of modules plus research. The subjects shall cover the social aspects of vulnerability processes as well as the physical science and engineering of natural and man-made hazards

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