REGULATIONS FOR MASTERS IN DISASTER MANAGEMENT
(w.e.f. the admissions of 2008)
- The duration of the course for Masters in Disaster Management shall be four semesters/two academic years. Admission fee/Tuition fee of Rs.60,000/- (Sixty thousand only) shall be charged for the full course.
- The examination for the first semester shall be held ordinarily in December, and for the second semester in May, next year.
1.3 During Third Semester, the students are required to undergo four weeks internship and prepare a report. The internship will be carried out with a government agency or NGO. The candidate will spend this time in gathering the requisite experience and skills necessary for her/his training. In addition, the candidate may collect material/data for his/her report also. One faculty member of the department and a faculty member of the organization/institution, where he/she did the internship, shall jointly supervise the report, prepared by a student during his/her internship and submitted ten days before the commencement of theory examination of the semester. The evaluation of the report shall be done independently by the three examiners consisting of the supervisor, chairperson of the department and one additional faculty member teaching the course, and student shall be awarded the mean score of the three evaluations.
1.4 The examination system shall be the same, as applicable to other Masters degree courses conducted by the Panjab University.
1.5 The examination fees for theory and practicals shall be Rs. 3,500/- per semester. In the fourth semester, the candidate shall have to pay an additional amount of Rs.2000/- for the project report along with examination fee.
2.0 The eligibility for admission to the course shall be as follows:
- Graduation in any discipline of the Panjab University or any other University recognised by the Panjab University from time to time, with at least 50% of aggregate marks.
2.1 In all, 25 candidates will be admitted to the course, as per the details below:
(i) Total seat other than sponsored : 22
(Through entrance/admission test)