Master of Disaster Management

University of Auckland

Subject area

Civil Engineering not elsewhere classified



1.5 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

MDisMgt graduates will have a unique blend of understanding that emphasises imaginative thinking as well as sound knowledge and technical skills. Development across a wide variety of subject areas will ensure that they can apply the desired knowledge and skills in a range of complex disaster situations. In addition to core disaster management knowledge, a number of subject areas will extend the development of disaster management professionals with a holistic, yet balanced mix of disaster management related content.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A relevant bachelors degree or bachelors (honours) degree in Arts, Commerce, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Planning, or Science with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA), or its equivalent. .

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


1.5 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$14,097 $21,146
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$10,433 $15,649
Total $24,530 $36,795

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A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.

Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

Median earnings $65,118
Earnings range $59,272 - $72,849
In employment 83%
In further study N/A
On a benefit 2%

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Scholarship information

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Up to $5,000 per annum.

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Jacobs Engineering Scholarship

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office



VALUE OF AWARD: Part II $1,000 Part III $3,000 Part IV $5,000 towards compulsory fees

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 61 62 63
Phone: (09) 373 7999
Fax: (0800) 616 264

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Where does this information come from?

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NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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