Risk Resilience & Sustainability

University College Dublin


Course Name Risk Resilience & Sustainability
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W464 W465
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE:2021/2022 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MSc Risk, Resilience & Sustainability FT (W464)
Duration 1 Years
Attendance Full Time
Deadline Rolling *

MSc Risk, Resilience & Sustainability PT (W465)
Duration 2 Years
Attendance Part Time
Deadline Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 1 Year Full Time
2 Years Part Time
Course Fee MSc Risk, Resilience & Sustainability (W464) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 7315
nonEU fee per year - € 19900

MSc Risk, Resilience & Sustainability (W465) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 4760
nonEU fee per year - € 9950

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements

Expand+A primary degree with at least GPA 3.08 (2.1/2H1) or international equivalent in Geography or a related discipline.

We would encourage applicants from those with at least a GPA 3.08 (2.1/2H1) in a cognate area that provides appropriate background ...


Expand+Full Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applican...

Course Content

Expand+Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
Risk, Resilience and Sustainability are three keywords of our time. A deeper understanding of risk, the ways in which it is generated, experienced and managed is fundamental to addressing many of our pressin...

Subjects Taught


GEOG40390 Research Design I (C)
GEOG40950 Research Design II (C)
GEOG408020 Introduction to GIS (C)
GEOG40980 Dissertation
GEOG40830 Global South Fieldwork:Vietnam
GEOL40710 Hazards, Risk and Resilience (C)

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Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
The MSc in Risk, Resilience and Sustainability offers direct employment prospects in environmental protection agencies (e.g EPA), International organisations such as the UN, the European Environment Agency and the European Commi...

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