Masters Program in Natural Sciences in Bangladesh

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A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

In a natural sciences academic program, many branches of the field might be explored in depth with the goal of observing and learning about nature. Some of these branches may include astronomy, biology, physics, ecology and chemistry.

Bangladesh is among the countries with old but quality system of higher education. The country has 50 public higher education facilities and over 100 private institutions. This has not only enabled higher education to be accessible but also increased the level of quality.

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Master in Development Management and Practice

BRAC University
Campus Full time 16 months September 2017 Bangladesh Dhaka

MDMP is an innovative, cross-disciplinary, graduate program that combines classroom teaching on the latest advances in development theory and practice with hands-on field experience. The program has been developed in collaboration with the Earth Institute at Columbia University, USA and belongs to the Global Network of Master’s in Development Practice. [+]

Best Masters in Natural Sciences in Bangladesh 2017. MASTERS IN DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT AND PRACTICE BRAC Institute of Governance and Development received a grant from the MacArthur Foundation in 2009 to establish a professional master degree in development practice. The program was launched in January 2011 for the first time in Bangladesh seeking proper approval from University Grants Commission (UGC). MDMP is an innovative, cross-disciplinary, graduate program that combines classroom teaching on the latest advances in development theory and practice with hands-on field experience. The program has been developed in collaboration with the Earth Institute at Columbia University, USA and belongs to the Global Network of Master’s in Development Practice. Course Description & Structure This is a day time 42 credit program. The duration of the program is 16 months including field internship. Students are required to take 42 credits to fulfill the requirements for the Masters in Development Management and Practice (MDMP) program. These include three Foundation courses (1 credit each), twelve core courses (3 credits each), and a field internship with a written report (3 credits). Semester I MDP 311: Basic Economics MDP 312: Basic Development Economics MDP 313: Basic Statistics MDP 620: Sustainable Agricultural Practice MDP 621: Poverty, Livelihoods, Food and Nutrition Security MDP 622: Urbanization, Urban Dynamics and Development MDP 623: Environment and Climate Change: Introduction, Adaptation and Mitigation Semester II MDP 624: Governance and Public Policy for Sustainable Development MDP 625: Sustainable Livelihood – Concepts, Institutions and Policies MDP 626: Health Development and Health System Management... [-]

Master in Disaster Management

BRAC University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Bangladesh Dhaka

This postgraduate program targeted at active professionals allows contributing to this nationally significant practice-oriented field. Such a course to supplement profession-based education of graduates of various disciplines also serves to further post-professional qualification and allows career development. [+]

Master in Disaster Management It is well known that Bangladesh is a highly disaster-prone country and particularly in the context of widespread poverty, disasters often assume great proportions; both risk and vulnerability to various disasters are extensive. Some disasters, such as floods and drought, are annual and cause national loss at a regular frequency. Others, such as cyclones and earthquakes, are waiting in the offing, and it is not hard to imagine the destruction that could occur in a severe earthquake in the rapidly growing and densely populated urban areas. There is thus an important need for disaster management in this context where disasters are a part of life. Therefore, the Postgraduate Programs in Disaster Management comprising of diploma and master's degree programs are being conducted at BRAC University. It runs as a semi-autonomous program within BRAC University with a link under the Department of Architecture. The diploma is a 2-semester course; on completion of another two semesters there is option of obtaining a master's degree by completing a dissertation. Besides, tailor-made theme-based certificate courses (1-5 days) are offered, if requested by any organization. Objectives This postgraduate program targeted at active professionals allows contributing to this nationally significant practice-oriented field. Such a course to supplement profession-based education of graduates of various disciplines also serves to further post-professional qualification and allows career development. Because this course is largely targeted for development organizations, it is relevant within the BRAC organizational framework. Student Composition The programs satisfy the need for training staff members... [-]