University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Atmospheric Sciences

The course covers many areas of atmospheric science, covering physical, chemical and electrical processes; current research projects cover the areas of radiative transfer; precipitation and cloud electrification; boundary layer processes; aerosol properties; cloud physics and chemistry; and atmospheric pollution in the urban environment.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree (minimum 2.1 or equivalent) in physics, chemistry, mathematics or environmental science; IELTS score of 6.5.

Course modules

Research areas include: Radiative transfer, precipitation and cloud electrification; boundary layer processes; aerosol properties; cloud physics and chemistry, and atmospheric pollution in the urban environment.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 21,200 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 72 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 21,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 21,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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