The Master of Advanced Studies in Humanitarian Operations and Supply Chain Management (MASHOM) is a project based part-time executive program created exclusively for humanitarian professionals. It seeks to complement and enhance the knowledge base and practical skills of practitioners in humanitarian logistics and management.

Students attend 7 blocks of one-week sessions, designed specifically to address the capacity building needs of humanitarian organizations. All courses are taught in English.



Established in 2003 by HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the International Humanitarian City (IHC) has grown to become the world’s largest and busiest logistics hub for humanitarian aid with nine UN agencies and nearly 50 NGOs and commercial entities as members. The IHC is part of the HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives.


MASHOM 03 at the International Humanitarian City in Dubai