Master of Science in Fire & Safety

Master of Science in Fire & Safety is a 2-year postgraduate degree program.

About the Master of Science in Fire & Safety Program

The Master of Science in Fire & Safety program is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to prevent, manage, and mitigate fire-related risks in various settings. The curriculum covers topics such as fire dynamics, fire prevention, emergency planning, risk assessment, firefighting techniques, and incident command systems. Students learn about relevant regulations, codes, and standards governing fire safety, as well as principles of building design for fire protection. Through theoretical coursework, practical exercises, and case studies, students develop a comprehensive understanding of fire behavior and safety measures. Graduates are prepared for careers in fire protection engineering, safety management, emergency response coordination, risk analysis, and related fields.

Career prospects

Graduates of the Master of Science in Fire & Safety program have diverse career opportunities in various sectors, including:

  1. Fire Protection Engineer: Designing and implementing fire protection systems for buildings, facilities, and industrial sites.
  2.  
  3. Safety Manager: Developing and overseeing safety programs to ensure compliance with regulations and standards in industries such as manufacturing, construction, and oil and gas.
  4.  
  5. Fire Inspector: Conducting inspections to ensure buildings and facilities comply with fire codes and regulations.
  6.  
  7. Emergency Response Coordinator: Planning and coordinating responses to fires, hazardous material spills, and other emergencies.
  8.  
  9. Risk Analyst: Assessing fire and safety risks in different environments and recommending measures to mitigate these risks.
  10.  
  11. Environmental Health and Safety Specialist: Promoting workplace safety and environmental protection through risk assessment, training, and compliance management.
  12.  
  13. Fire Investigator: Determining the cause and origin of fires and conducting forensic investigations in collaboration with law enforcement agencies.
  14.  
  15. Health and Safety Consultant: Providing expert advice to organizations on fire safety, risk management, and emergency preparedness.
  16.  
  17. Occupational Health and Safety Officer: Ensuring workplace safety and health by developing policies, conducting audits, and providing training to employees.
  18.  
  19. Fire Safety Educator: Teaching fire prevention and safety techniques to the public, schools, and community organizations.

These roles offer rewarding and impactful career paths for graduates passionate about fire safety and emergency management. With the increasing emphasis on safety regulations and risk management, professionals with expertise in fire and safety are in high demand across industries worldwide.

Program Details
Composition Name
Affiliation
Sigma University
Approvals
Sigma University & UGC, New Delhi
Duration
BCA- 03 Years
BCA (Hons.)- 04 Years
Eligibility for Admission
Candidate shall have passed Higher Secondary Examination (Grade 12) or equivalent stage of education.
Admission Schedule
As per the directives of Admission Committee. Usually from May to October every year.
How to Apply?
Start Date
July 2024
College / Campus
Faculty of Computer Science & Applications, Sigma University Vadodara.
Shifts (Working hours)
10: 00 am to 05:00 pm
Intake capacity
BCA/BCA HONS, - 200
BCA(DS) /BCA(DS) HONS, - 60
BCA(CS) /BCA(CS) HONS, - 60
BCA(FS/CC/QA) & BCA(FS/CC/QA) HONS, - 60

Curriculum

Sem Course Code Course Name Theory (T) Tutorial (T) Practical (P) Hrs Credit Detail Syllabus
I
1MSF01
Fundamentals of Fire Science
5
0
0
5
5
I
1MSF02
Industrial Safety Management
5
0
0
5
5
I
1MSF03
Fire Protection Equipments Appliances
5
0
0
5
5
I
1MSF04
Industrial Risk Hazard Management
5
0
0
5
5
20
0
0
20
20
Sem Course Code Course Name Theory (T) Tutorial (T) Practical (P) Hrs Credit Detail Syllabus
II
2MSF01
Emergency Management
5
0
0
5
5
II
2MSF02
Disaster Management
5
0
0
5
5
II
2MSF03
Occupational Health, First Aid, Casualty Management
5
0
0
5
5
II
2MSF04
General Management
5
0
0
5
5
20
0
0
20
20

Advantage At Sigma

Research Opportunities
Campus Life and Extracurricular Activities
Alumni Network
Supportive Learning Environment
Interdisciplinary approach for holistic learning
State-of-the-Art Facilities

Admission Procedure

Visit www.sigmauniversity.ac.in or you may visit the Admission Office at Sigma University, Vadodara.

Admission in all the programs is done by Sigma University, Based on Merit.

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