Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology


PhD 3S and Meteorological Applications

Program Code: 070626
Program Length: 3 years
Degree Type: Science

Brief Introduction:
The Ph.D program 3S and Meteorological Applications is a second-level discipline belong to Meteorology. The students in this program should understand the theory and technology of GIS, RS, GPS and Meteorology, and could use the 3s technologies on practical problems.
Our courses are offered via full-time or part-time study, enabling you to tailor your study around your other commitments. Our 3S and Meteorological Applications courses provide excellent training in the multi-disciplinary aspects of meteorological application. You will advance your skills to enable you to develop your career, or to move onto further study.

The course content:
The program has 3 academic years. However, only on the first semester students have courses to take. The other 2 years and a half are for researching and thesis. The courses may include:

Semester 1
Advance in Atmospheric Science
Advance in Land Surface Processes
Advance in Application of GIS in Meteorology
Academic Lectures
Advance in Climatic Change and Prediction
Advance in Radar and Satellite Meteorology
Advance in Remote Sensing Technology
Advance in Eco-Environmental Remote Sensing
Advance in GIS

And all students in the MSc 3S and Meteorological Applications should publish more than one scientific paper embodied by SCI and complete a doctoral dissertation and its oral defense before they got their degrees. The major subjects include Application of GIS in Meteorology, Remote Sensing and Land Surface Processes, Eco-Environmental Remote Sensing, Meteorological Disaster Assessment and Monitoring, Water Environmental Remote Sensing.