Leading Transformational Change in Society


Master in Development Management

The Master in Development Management (MDM) program is a 12-month intensive, innovative, and practitioner-oriented program intended for students who wish to become capable and adaptive development managers. Applications are ongoing for the January 2022 intake.


Executive Master in Disaster Risk and Crisis Management

The Executive Master in Disaster Risk and Crisis Management (EMDRCM) program is an 18-month part-time program that focuses on coordinated and integrated methods and management tools in disaster risk and crisis management. Applications are ongoing for October 2021 intake.


News & Publications

Governing Human-Induced Crisis: An EMDRCM Masterclass
Creating a crisis management plan can be tricky. This is mainly due to the myriad of risks involved that could affect a company...
EMDRCM Academic Program Director Participate as Panelist in Urban Resiliency Round Table Discussion
Resilience—the most probable buzzword to be associated with post-pandemic recovery. Defined as the capacity to recover quickly f...
Deliberately Developmental Leadership
It is inherently human to seek growth. As people go on with their lives, they intentionally and unintentionally seek out opportuni...

Student and Alumni Insights

The MDM Degree: Empowerment Beyond Expectations
It was my dream and aspiration to pursue a master’s degree. I was driven by a passion to work in the development sector. I needed to e...
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A Life-Defining Ride
In the seventeen years that I have worked in the private sector, I’ve come across a number of esteemed professionals who have been, in one...
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MDM Key Dates

30 Jul 2021
Partial Institutional Scholarship Application Deadline
30 Jul 2021
Early-Bird Discount (Tier 1) Deadline
01 Aug 2021
Asian Development Bank – Japan Scholarship Program Application Deadline
30 Aug 2021
Deadline of Study Now, Pay Later (0% Loan) Applications
30 Sep 2021
Early-Bird Discount (Tier 2) Deadline
15 Nov 2021
MDM 2022 Cohort Application Deadline
10 Dec 2021
Start of Enrolment for MDM 2022 Cohort

EMDRCM Key Dates

15 Dec 2020
Early Bird Discount (Tier 1) Deadline
15 Feb 2021
Early Bird Discount (Tier 2) Deadline
28 Feb 2021
Grant-in-Aid Application Deadline
30 May 2021
AIM Study Loan Program (Application Deadline)
30 Jun 2021
EMDRCM 2022 Cohort Application Deadline
30 Aug 2021
Study Now, Pay Later Application Deadline