Study at one of only four universities to have a Met Office Academic Partnership
Join a Department with internationally leading research on weather and climate
Apply your skills to the problems of climate change and extreme weather
Learn how to run and develop numerical models of the atmosphere and climate systems
What will you study?
Numerical modelling of the atmosphere and oceans
Mid-latitude weather systems
Global circulation of the atmosphere and oceans
For an idea of what topics you may be able to study, view our 2017/18 modules list (2018/19 modules may differ).
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
As one of our graduates, you will be well placed to pursue a scientific career in weather forecasting and meteorological research.
In recent years, our students have been recruited by the Met Office, MeteoGroup, FUGRO Geos, Arup, AIR and RMS. Others pursue careers associated with diverse aspects of environmental measurement, risk management and policy development.