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Working at Coventry University

Coventry University is a diverse and exciting place to work and we share the enthusiasm of our staff and students to be the best at whatever they choose to do. As one of the City’s biggest employers, we offer some impressive benefits for our staff and are committed to delivering the very best opportunities. We have a comprehensive training, personal and professional development programme that provides our employees with the skills to enhance their performance in the workplace and grow in their careers. There are pension schemes, a generous holiday allowance and flexible working opportunities as well as lifestyle benefits including childcare vouchers, discounted membership to the £4 million sports and recreation centre and schemes such as Cycle to Work and the CU Car Share initiative.

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Disaster Management

Disaster Management Degrees

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Want to learn how to minimise the impact and develop long-term community resilience to both natural and human-made disasters in developed and less developed countries?

View our Disaster Management courses - with specialisms in emergency planning, geography and natural hazards - and find the undergraduate degree for you at Coventry University.

Studying Disaster Management courses at Coventry University

  • A wealth of experience. Coventry was the first UK University to offer courses in disaster management;
  • the opportunity to undertake site visits and field courses to a range of UK and international destinations;
  • experienced teaching staff who bring their professional and research expertise into their teaching;
  • the chance to undertake a year of professional training with, for example, a national agency or international relief and development organisation;
  • training exercises to develop your skills in responding to disasters in a ‘live’ situation;
  • excellent employment prospects. 94% of our graduates from the School of Energy, Construction and Environment find employment (or postgraduate level study opportunities) within 6 months of graduation*. Recent graduates have gone on to work with RedR UK, Oxfam GB, Halcrow Group Ltd, the Catholic Overseas Development Agency (CAFOD) and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office;
  • No hidden extras – course fees includes all of the essential items you will need for taking the course.