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PhD Atmospheric Sciences

Key information
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Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Earth Sciences Science

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Active in many areas of atmospheric science, exploring a range of physical, chemical and electrical processes. 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 modelling.

Field experiments and interpretation of field observations form the largest part of this group's activities. Recent field experiments 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.

Different course options

Full time | The University of Manchester | 3 years | 21-SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

21-SEP-20

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Fee for UK/EU students (per annum): Standard £4,407, Band 1 £7,000, Band 2 £9,500, Band 3 £14,000

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Fee for International students (per annum): Standard £24,000, Band 1 £26,000, Band 2 £29,000, Band 3 £31,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry 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).