Applied Meteorology and Climate at University of Reading - UCAS

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Course summary

Develop expertise in atmospheric physics, forecasting, and meteorological and climate data analysis on our MSc Applied Meteorology and Climate. This course will prepare you for a career in meteorology-related science and research, with a focus on the use and interpretation of meteorological data and forecasts. Whether you want to find new ways to study our natural world, mitigate the economic impact of hazardous weather, or even look further afield and forecast space weather – or focus your efforts elsewhere within meteorology and climate science – we will help you develop the practical and analytical skills you need. For more information, please visit the programme page:


Sample modules may include:

  • Fundamentals of Weather and Climate
  • Fundamentals of Meteorology and Meteorological Measures
  • Data Analysis and Forecasting Systems for Weather and Climate
  • Research Project
  • Weather and Climate Discussion
Check our website for more details about the course structure.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Meteorological Society, Royal

Entry requirements

Entry requirements: Normally a good undergraduate honours degree (2:2 or above) in a mathematical/physical science or a closely related subject. Prior knowledge of meteorology is not necessary. A degree in environmental/agricultural sciences or geography may be acceptable if maths and physics have been studied to A level or equivalent. IELTS: 6.5 overall with no element less than 5.5.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £12500 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £12500 Whole course
EU £26950 Whole course
England £12500 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12500 Whole course
Scotland £12500 Whole course
Wales £12500 Whole course
International £26950 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Applied Meteorology and Climate at University of Reading - UCAS