Disasters can happen anytime and anywhere. Indonesia is a disaster-prone region because it is surrounded by three active tectonic plates and a row of active volcanoes that are part of the ring of fire. Hydrological conditions are also very influential to natural phenomena such as tornadoes, floods, flash floods and landslides.
The disaster needs to be managed since pre-disaster, during disaster until post-disaster so that various prevention and control efforts can run well. Master Program in Disaster Management, is a multidisciplinary study program in the field of disaster who have a profile as professionals in the field of disaster management.
Disaster Management Research Group is a research group that focuses on comprehensive disaster management in the pre-disaster stage, during disasters to post-disaster.
Courses in Master Program of Disaster Management are both mandatory courses and elective courses, include:
“Studying at Master Program in Disaster Management is extraordinary and provides new knowledge and experience, especially in terms of coordinating. This science is very useful in the field, especially the response in the event of a disaster, as well as the need at the disaster site that is not only a response but also mitigation, rehabilitation and reconstruction”
Siswanto Agung Wijaya
Muhamadiyah Disaster Management Centre
Koordinator Wilayah Mitigasi Provinsi Jawa Timur
“Lectures at the Master Program of Disaster Management provide a new paradigm and perspective in processing information in disasters. This is a good combination of disaster management science and the journalism profession. I am very fortunate to have the support of lecturers who are always ready to discuss and exchange ideas on disaster issues both nationally and internationally”
Wartawan Metro TV
Professor and Lecturer
Kampus-B, Univ Airlangga
Gedung Sekolah Pascasarjana
Jl. Airlangga 4-6, Dharmawangsa
Telp: (+62 31) 5041566, 5041536