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Atmospheric Sciences

The University of Manchester

12 months
25500 GBP/year
4596 GBP/year
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The Atmospheric Sciences programme at The University of Manchester is active in many areas of atmospheric science, exploring a range of physical, chemical and electrical processes.


Programme description

Field experiments and interpretation of field observations form the largest part of this group's activities. Recent field experiments in the Atmospheric Sciences programme at The University of Manchester have been held in locations across the UK - including Norfolk, Essex, Edinburgh, Birmingham, and Manchester - and further afield - including many European countries, South Korea, USA Australia, Chile and Borneo.

Programme Structure

Current research projects include:

  • Radiative transfer, precipitation and cloud electrification
  • Boundary layer processes
  • Aerosol properties
  • Cloud physics and chemistry, and atmospheric pollution in the urban environment.

Research carried out in these areas includes field observations, laboratory investigations, theoretical studies and numerical modellin

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We normally expect students to have a First or Upper Second class UK honours degree or international equivalent, in a relevant science discipline or a first degree with an additional UK Masters degree (or international equivalent).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    4596 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4596 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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