Postgraduate Certificate in Emergency Management (PGCertEmergMgt)

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Entry requirements

Note: This is primarily an exit programme - students should apply for admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in Emergency Management or the Master of Emergency Management.
Full details can be viewed on the regulation tab.

Eligibility

Applicants are required to have:

  • A Graduate Diploma in Emergency Management or
  • a Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management, with at least a B grade average or
  • An undergraduate degree AND at least two years of relevant industry/professional experience

For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.

Planning your programme

All requirements must be completed within two years.

Postgraduate Certificate in Emergency Management structure

Students will successfully complete 60 credits selected from the schedule listed below:

These regulations should be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including the General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas and Postgraduate Certificates

Courses

All courses are 30 credits each unless otherwise indicated.
130.701 Natural Hazards
130.702 Coping with Disasters
130.705 Emergency management
130.706 Emergency Management in Practice
132.751 Natural Hazards and Resilient Communities
230.703 Techniques and Methods in Evaluation Research


How much will it cost?

We can't tell you the exact cost until you have chosen your courses, as the tuition fees you pay each year vary depending on the courses you choose. There will also be compulsory non-tuition fees you have to pay in addition to your tuition fees. For some courses there may be other charges for things such as study resources, software, trips and contact workshops.

To get an approximate idea of tuition costs for typical study areas, you can use our quick guide to programme fees.

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Financial assistance

You might be eligible to apply for a scholarship or award. You can use our scholarship search to see what is available. You may also be eligible for a student loan to help towards paying your fees.

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