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Message From Chair

A warm greeting! The Department of Disaster Science and Management started its journey in 2012 with a vision to provide international standard high-quality education and research in the area of hazard science and disaster management. Perhaps, the department aims to proceed by emphasizing more on research. As hazards and climate change are two crucial phenomena, the whole world is experiencing now; the department would like to manage the extreme events based on solid understandings of science inherent to those Read more...


Work Health and Safety

First time in Bangladesh, the Department of Disaster Science and Management (DSM), University of Dhaka in association with Careers Australia (CA) is on board to award two qualifications, Diploma of Work Health and Safety (BSB51315) and Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety (BSB41415) to be initiated from September 2016. Careers Australia Education Institute Pty Ltd is a registered training organization offering Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) accredited courses. For admission details click

News and Events

Diploma and Certificate Programs in WHS

The department together with Careers Australia (CA) starts a program on Workplace Health and Safety. For details click here

Disaster Innovation Fair - 2016

The department has participated in Disaster Innovation Fair - 2016 arranged by the Ministry of Disaster Management & Relief, GoB.

Second and fourth Semester - 2016

Second and fourth Semester classes will be started from July 20, 2016.

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