Diploma in Disaster Management

About Diploma in Disaster Management


Diploma in Disaster Management is a 1 year diploma course imparting knowledge about disaster preparedness, mitigation and rehabilitation. This course provides learners with a regional, national and international perspective on disaster management.

This course involves disaster- coping, pre- disaster strategizing and implementation of plans and strategies so that losses can be prevented, minimised, or even averted. Throughout the course, students are trained to spot impending calamities and to handle such situations with organizational skills.

This course ensures the safety of people during the times of emergency, and natural and man-made calamity. To impart training in this aspect to human resources, colleges and universities in India courses in Disaster Management are provided. These courses are offered at different levels, including degree, diploma and certificate. Many eminent colleges and universities across India offer research programmes in Disaster Management.

One of the emerging courses in this field is MBA degree in Disaster Management. While Disaster Management helps cope with a disaster, it also requires strategising, implementing plans and strategies before any impending disaster. These strategies help in preventing or minimalising losses caused due to these disasters. So, MBA in Disaster Management trains professionals in spotting impending failures or calamities and effectively handling such situations with their organisational skills.

One of the emerging courses in this field is MBA degree in Disaster Management. While Disaster Management helps cope with a disaster, it also requires strategising, implementing plans and strategies before any impending disaster. These strategies help in preventing or minimalising losses caused due to these disasters. So, MBA in Disaster Management trains professionals in spotting impending failures or calamities and effectively handling such situations with their organisational skills.

Eligibility Criteria for the Programme:

Candidates meet the eligibility criteria to pursue a Diploma Programme in Disaster Management should have completed their Class 10 from a recognised board with 45% passing marks.

Career Opportunities after the Completion of Programme:

After the successful completion of Diploma in Disaster Management, students can start their careers as Disaster Management Executive, Social Worker, Social Welfare Officer, NGO Officer, Counselor, Community Development Officer, etc.

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