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MSc International Disaster Management / Careers

Year of entry: 2021

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Career opportunities

The skills gained on the course have helped to prepare graduates for national and international careers in:  Emergency management and planning, programme management, consultancy, data migration, defence primary healthcare, and research.

Organisations our graduates have gone on to work in include:

  • NGOs- German Red Cross, International Committee of the Red Cross (IFRC), Refugee Council, Shelter, Oxfam, and Age UK Manchester
  • Security and defence- Intelligence Fusion
  • NHS
  • Local and central government
  • Civil service. 

Find out more on the careers and employability page and see where some of our graduates are now working on the alumni page.

The University has its own dedicated Careers Service that you would have full access to as a student and for two years after you graduate. At Manchester you will have access to a number of opportunities to help boost your employability .