M.Sc. Coastal Disaster Management

The M.Sc., Disaster Management was started in the Department of Ocean Studies and Marine Biology in 2007 and later bifurcated as separate Department of Disaster Management in June 2010 which is located at Port Blair. The Department is being fully supported by UGC. The centre has excellent hostel facilities for M.Sc., students and research scholars. The department makes every effort to achieve academic excellence with world class field training to produce Disaster Managers. Students and scholars from Kashmir to the southern end of India namely Cambell Bay (Nicobar islands) are pursuing their academic studies at Pondicherry University, Port Blair campus.  

Focus Areas


of the program

Disaster Management

Remote sensing

Geographical Information System


Who can prefer this Course


Bachelor’s degree in any discipline in Science/ B.A. Geography/ B.E. Civil Engineering / Electrical and Electronics Engineering with a minimum of 55% of marks. Selection of the candidates for M.Sc. degree in Disaster Management is based on the performance of the Entrance Examinations which will include 80 Multiple Choice Questions in the following fields at B.Sc. Level and 20 questions from English & test of resoning.    
Chemistry , Physics
Geography, Geology, Environmental Science

Program Structure

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Current Curriculum

Year of Revision : 2022

Previous Curriculum

Year of Revision : 2017

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