School: Jamsetji Tata School of Disaster Studies
Centre: Centre for Disaster Practice
Medium of Instruction: English
Preference will be given to candidates from disaster affected communities. Candidates should have a Bachelor’s Degree of minimum three years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognized university, in Arts/ Commerce/ Medicine/ Law / Nursing/ Sciences/ Engineering with a minimum average of 50 percent of marks.
Name of the Program
Duration of P0rogram
Mode of Conduct
Post Graduate Diploma in Disaster and Livelihood Recovery
A Bachelor’s Degree of minimum three years duration or its equivalent (under the 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 or 10+2+2+1 year bridge course pattern of study or any other pattern fulfilling the mandatory requirements of 15 years formal education) from a recognized university, in Arts/ Commerce/ Medicine/ Law / Nursing/ Sciences/ Engineering with a minimum average of 50 percent of marks. Young professionals with relevant experience from disaster affected communities will be given preference..
Freshers and mid career professionals affected by disasters in the South Asian Region
One Year (Two Semesters)
Class room lectures, field work and Internship
1.Notification of Admission: September 19, 2016 2.Last date of submission of Application: March 31, 2017 3.Commencement of Program: May 29,, 2017
Rs. 54,900/- (Rupees Fifty four thousand and nine hundred only)
Prospectus Apply here
Academic Calendar 2017
April 27, 2017
April 31, 2017
* NOTE : Deputed candidates working in the field of disaster management could choose to be placed for internship in their parent organization.
* The programme, however, will follow a pre-determined calendar.
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The emerging discipline of disaster studies is largely shaped by perspectives and debates in the humanitarian sector including both practice and research. Though the focus has been gradually shifting from relief and response to long term recovery and disaster risk reduction, very few academic programmes address the long term recovery dimensions extensively. Thus there is a dearth of trained professional who could examine, conceptualize and deliver the key recovery interventions that is comprehensive and context specific. Economic, Housing and Livelihood recovery are key component of disaster recovery among others and are among the upcoming sectors in the context of disasters, where lots remain unexplored and untouched.
The current diploma programme emerges from the above identified gap, especially in the post Earthquake context of Nepal. A diploma programme which equips young graduates, from disaster hit communities, with appropriate inputs to be able to examine, conceptualize and deliver on Livelihood and Social Entrepreneurship initiatives among the disaster affected communities.
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Note: *The course structure and content under revision.
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