Postgraduate qualifications relevant to Disaster Risk Management

Note:

This list is intended to give New Zealand Scholarship applicants a sense of the range of courses that could align with the priority sector of Disaster Risk Management. It is not a comprehensive list. Please check institution websites for their full range of courses and up-to-date information. You must do your own research on what could be the best programmes of study and institutes for you.

 

Master of Disaster Management

University of Auckland

1 – 1.5 years

Master of Disaster, Risk and Resilience

University of Canterbury

Lincoln University

1-1.5 years

Master of Urban Resilience and Renewal

University of Canterbury

1 year

Postgraduate Certificate in Emergency Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Emergency Management

Master of Emergency Management

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

0.5 years

1 year

1.5 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Master of Supply Chain Management

Massey University

1 year

1.5 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Disaster Risk and Risilience

Lincoln University

1 year

Master of Applied Science (Disaster Risk & Resilience)

Lincoln University

2 years

Master of Science (Geography)

University of Canterbury

1-2 years

Postgraduate Diploma of Development Studies

Master of Development Studies

Victoria University

1 year

2 years

Master of International Development

Massey University

1-2 years

Master of Arts (Development Studies)

University of Otago

1 year

Master of Arts (Development Studies)

University of Auckland

1-2 years

Master of Emergency Management

Massey University

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

3 years

1.5 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Emergency Management

Massey University

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

1 year

 

Public Health  (including environmental health)

Postgraduate Diploma of Public Health

Postgraduate Diploma of Public Health

Master of Public Health

University of Otago

University of Auckland

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

0.5 years

1 year

1-2 years

Master of Health Science (Environmental Health)

Massey University

2 years

Master of Philosophy (Health Science)

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

1 year

Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences

Master of Health Sciences (Environmental Health)

University of Canterbury

1 year

2 years

 

Technology

Master of Science (Technology)

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Science

Lincoln University

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science

 

Victoria University

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

1 year

 

 

Master of Geographic Information Science

Victoria University of Wellington

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

2 years

Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma in Informatics

Lincoln University

0.5-1 year

Master of Applied Science (Informatics)

Lincoln University

2 years

Master of Applied Science (Geographic Information Systems)

Otago University

1 year

Master of Geography Information Science

University of Canterbury

2 years

Postgraduate Certificate in Science

Postgraduate Diploma in Science

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

6 months

1 year

Master of Information Technology (Geographic Information Systems)

University of Waikato

1-2 years

 

Planning

Postgraduate Certificate of Environmental Planning

Postgraduate Diploma of Environmental Planning

Master of Environmental Planning

University of Waikato

0.5 years

1 year

1-2 years

Postgraduate Diploma of Environmental Studies

Master of Environmental Studies

Victoria University of Wellington

1 year

2 years

Master of Planning

Lincoln University, University of Otago

2 years

Master of Urban Resilience and Renewal

University of Canterbury

1 year

Master of Urban Planning

University of Auckland

2 years

Master of Urban Design

University of Auckland

1 year

 

Engineering and Civil Engineering

Master of Engineering

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Engineering (Construction Management)

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

2 years

Master of Engineering Studies

Master of Engineering (Civil and Environmental Engineering)

University of Auckland

1 year or 1.5 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

1 year

Master of Engineering Project Management

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

1 year

Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering (Geology)

University of Canterbury

1 year

Master of Engineering (Management)

University of Canterbury

1 year

Master of Engineering Studies

University of Canterbury

1-2 years

 

Geophysics

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science (Applied Geology)

Master of Science (Geophysics)

University of Otago

1 year 

1-2 years

Postgraduate Certificate in Science (Geophysics)

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Geophysics)

Master of Science (Geophysics)

Postgraduate Diploma in Meteorology &

Master of Meteorology

Victoria University

0.5 years

1 year

2 years

1 -2 years

 

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Geophysics)

Master of Science (Geophysics)

University of Auckland

1 year

1-2 years

 

Natural Resource Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management

Lincoln University

1 year

Master of Water Resource Management

Lincoln University

2 years

Master of Environmental Management

Massey University

1.5 years

Master of Engineering Studies (Environmental Engineering (Water Resources))

University of Auckland

1- 1.5 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Earth Sciences

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Master of Environmental Sciences

University of Waikato

1-2 years

Postgraduate Certificate in Environmental Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Management

Lincoln University

0.5 years

1 year

Postgraduate Certificate in Science (Physical Geography)

Postgraduate Diploma in Science (Physical Geography)

Master of Science (Physical Geography)

Victoria University

0.5 years

1 year

1-2 years

Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Studies

Master of Science (Environmental Studies)

Victoria University

1-2years

Master of Science (Applied Conservation, Environmental Science/s)

Auckland University of Technology (AUT)

2 years

Master of Science

University of Canterbury

1-2 years

Master of Water Resource Management

Postgraduate Diploma in Water Resource Management

University of Canterbury

2 years

1 year

Postgraduate Diploma in Applied Science (Environmental Management)

Master of Applied Science (Environmental Management)

University of Otago

1 year

 

12 months

Master of Arts (Development Studies)

University of Auckland

1-2 years

Master of Arts (Geography)

University of Canterbury

1-2 years

Master of Environmental Planning

University of Waikato

1 year

Note:

This is not a comprehensive list of courses.  Please check institution websites for their full range of courses and up-to-date information.   

New Zealand ASEAN Scholar Awards, New Zealand Pacific Scholarships, and New Zealand Development Scholarships are available for study at the following New Zealand institutions: