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Masters Programmes in Risk



The full-time tuition fees for 2014 - 2015 are UK / EU students - £6,200 and Overseas students - £14,000. For further information please refer to the University Tuition Fees page.

Scholarships and Bursaries

Civil Society Leadership Awards


The Civil Society Leadership Award provides a fully funded master's level scholarship for the MSc Risk and Environmental Hazards and MA Risk and Security programmes within the Geography department. The program aims to support individuals who demonstrate both academic and professional excellence and have the potential to become civil society leaders in their home communities.

Eligible countries: Azerbaijan, Belarus; Cambodia; Egypt; Ethiopia; Laos; South Sudan; Sudan; Syria; Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. 

How to apply: Please apply directly using the online application form and also register with CSLA directly at

Further details on this award can be found at Civil Society Leadership Awards. Please note the deadline for applications is 1 March 2014.

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme

We are pleased to announce that the MSc Risk and Environmental Hazards and MA Risk and Security programmes are eligible for those who wish to apply for the Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme 2014 - 2015.

If you wish to be considered for the CSS you must mention this in your application. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 9th April, 2014.

Forthcoming Scholarships for 2015 - 2016

Opens May 2014: Fulbright-Durham University / Powers Award