University of Reading
This course aims to provide a rigorous and quantitative scientificbackground for work in all branches of applied meteorology and to show how this background can be used in a variety of contexts. The course helps you develop a strong foundation inthe fundamental physical properties of the atmosphere and the techniques used to measure the atmosphere and make and interpret weather and climate forecasts.
Applicants require a 2nd Class Honours degree in a mathematical or physical science required (or equivalent from a university outside the UK). Degrees in environmental or agricultural sciences or geography may also be acceptable if mathematics and physics have been studied to A level or equivalent.
Modules include: Atmospheric physics; forecasting systems and applications; experiencing the weather; climate change; tropical weather systems.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,025 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 9,075 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Reading||Reading||RG6 6UR||South East|
0118 378 5289