24 months
165 USD/year
165 USD/year
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The Department of Atmospheric and Space Sciences at Savitribai Phule Pune University offers a M.Sc. programme in Atmospheric Sciences, jointly conducted by the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) and the department.  


The Department of Atmospheric and Space Sciences at Savitribai Phule Pune University is one of the leading departments in the country in the area of Atmospheric Science. The department is internationally known, as the students have gone to countries like the USA, U.K., Germany, Norway, Belgium, Canada, Ireland etc. for research.

Key Features

  • The M.Sc. Atmospheric Sciences programme prepares the students for a research career in Atmospheric and Climate Science. Most of our students go for Ph.D. programs in India or in foreign countries.
  • The course also prepares the student for taking up employment in the areas of weather forecasting both in the government and private sector, wind energy sector etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical, Statistical and Numerical Methods
  • Physical Meteorology
  • Tropical Meteorology and Climatology
  • Dynamic Meteorology
  • Ocean Sciences
  • Meteorological Instruments and Observational Techniques
  • Python Programming
  • Ocean Biology and Biogeochemistry
  • World Weather Reporting
  • Cloud Physics and Atmospheric Electricity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




80 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to M.Sc. Atmospheric Sciences course will be done through entrance test.
  • Those students who have completed their B.Sc./ B.E./ B.Tech. are eligible and they should have done Physics and Mathematics as subjects in their B.Sc./B.E./B.Tech.
  • English proficiency: all foreign students from non-English speaking countries have to take the English Proficiency Test (EPT)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    165 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 165 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    165 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 165 USD per year during 24 months.
  • ₹13500
  • University entrance fee (International): $1097


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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