University of Reading

Degree level: Postgraduate

MSc Climate Change and Artificial Intelligence (AI) (Taught)

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Course summary

Tackle some of the world’s most important issues – and study at the forefront of an exciting and growing industry – with a course designed to address the growing demand for individuals with an understanding of both our changing climate and artificial intelligence, together with the business acumen to deploy that understanding effectively. This complementary combination of disciplines – drawing expertise from the Department of Meteorology, Department of Computer Science, the Walker Institute, and the triple-accredited Henley Business School – offers the first, and currently only, postgraduate course of this kind in the UK. For more information about this programme, please visit:


Sample modules:

  • The Science of Climate Change
  • Foundations of Statistical Inference
  • Applied Data Science with Python
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Climate Services and Climate Impact Modelling
Check our website for more details about the course structure.

Entry requirements

IELTS: 6.5 with 5.5 in each section. Entry requirements: Normally at least a high 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent from a university outside the UK in computing or a related discipline (including, but not limited to, mathematics, engineering, physics, chemistry, economics), or relevant work experience. You must have some experience of programming.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £12100 Whole course
Republic of Ireland £12100 Whole course
England £12100 Whole course
Northern Ireland £12100 Whole course
Scotland £12100 Whole course
Wales £12100 Whole course
EU £25800 Whole course
International £25800 Whole course

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
MSc Climate Change and Artificial Intelligence (AI) at University of Reading - UCAS