Applicants should hold an honours primary degree or an equivalent professional qualification. A small number of students who do not meet the normal entry criteria may be considered for admission to the programme on the basis of their work experience and other relevant educational achievements.
Selection of applicants may include an interview.
Months of entry
The next intake for the MSc in Emergency Management programme is September 2018.
The DCU MSc in Emergency Management is the first programme of its kind in Ireland, endorsed by the National Steering Group for Major Emergency Management, The Emergency Planning Society (Republic of Ireland Branch) and Pharmachemical Ireland as being suitable for improving the emergency management skills of individuals in both the public and private sectors.
Gain a systematic understanding of the theory, concepts and methods at the forefront of knowledge pertaining to Emergency Management.
Develop the ability to prepare for, respond to, recover after and learn from an emergency or crisis situation.
Understand the importance of the emergency management professionals role in society and how this role may be used to effect change.
Fees and funding
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- part time24 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Caroline McMullan
- +353 (01) 7008250