Relevance: Post- Graduate Certificate programme in Community-Based Disaster Management (CBDM) is envisaged in technology- enabled distance learning mode and is meant for graduates from Medical sciences and allied biological sciences with an intention to work with a holistic, integrated, multidisciplinary, inter-sectorial approach aiming at reducing the impact of disasters on animals, people and property, as is defined in Disaster Management Act (2005). CBDM empowers communities to cope with the emerging risks of plethora of disasters.


Job opportunities: The above course delivers a comprehensive introduction and consolidated awareness to Community-based disaster management practice and its application in the existing world which is thwacked with by glut of disasters. The course provides skills to new generation scientists to address Community-based disasters with a more holistic approach.


Duration: Six months


Mode of instruction: Technology- enabled distance learning mode

No. of seats: 25 (Flexible)

Medium: English

Eligibility: Veterinary Graduates (B.V.Sc. & A.H.); Medical Graduates (MBBS); Dental Graduates (BDS); Graduates in Ayurveda, Homoeopathy, Nursing sciences, BA (Sociology; Anthropology) and B.Sc. (any biological sciences) from recognised University