BSc International Disaster Management & Humanitarian Response / Overview
Year of entry: 2021
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Science (BSc)
- 3 years
- Typical A-level offer
- Typical contextual A-level offer
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- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall. 6,6,5 in Higher Level subjects
- How to apply
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- Develop knowledge about the causes and impacts of disasters, as well as how we can address contemporary global issues surrounding such events.
- Build a critical understanding of the process and practises of humanitarianism.
- Explore the causes of contemporary conflicts, as well as the current debates about peacebuilding.
- Gain valuable professional experience for your future career through work placements.
- Undertake fieldwork in emergency preparedness and response, recovery and reconstruction.
- get a taste for campus life and the city more broadly;
- find out about our subject areas and courses from current students and academic staff;
- explore our facilities through self-guided and dedicated tours;
- gain insight into your subject area through talks and taster sessions;
- ask questions and gather all the additional information you need to help with your decision-making.
Tuition fees for home students commencing their studies in September 2021 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £19,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
We offer five International Excellence Scholarships of £3,000 each per year for high performing international undergraduate students. Scholarships are renewed for each year of full-time study at the University, up to a maximum of three years, and are subject to sustained academic performance. For more information about eligibility criteria and how to apply visit: www.hcri.manchester.ac.uk/study/fees-and-funding
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