Nanjing University of
Information Science & Technology

School of Atmospheric Science

Postgraduate

Doctoral Degree Program in Meteorology:

This program aims to cultivate top-notch professional personnel that have a good command of profound rudimentary theories of Meteorology and a systematic and in-depth understanding of its specialized knowledge, and that are capable of carrying out scientific research independently, gaining creative achievements in science or specialized technology, and undertaking teaching, scientific research, operational and management works in high schools, research institutes, administrative departments or other related institutes and departments. Main courses: Selected Lecture of Modern Applied Mathematics, Scientific English Reading and Translation, Research Progress in Atmospheric Science, Professional Literature Reading, Seminars for Frontier Academic Studies, etc.

          Master’s Degree Program in Meteorology:

This program aims to cultivate top-notch professional personnel that have a good command of profound rudimentary theories of Meteorology and a systematic and in-depth understanding of its specialized knowledge, and that are capable of carrying out scientific research or works that require expertise independently, and undertaking teaching, scientific research, operational and management works in high schools, research institutes, administrative departments or other related institutes and departments.

Main courses: Advanced Atmospheric Dynamics, Advanced Atmospheric Circulation, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Reading and Writing in Scientific English in Meteorology, Advanced Synoptic Meteorology, Meteorological Data Assimilation, Boundary Layer Theories and Land Surface Process, Climate Dynamics, Monsoon Dynamics, Monsoon Dynamics, Modern Meteorological Statistics Method, Advanced Atmospheric Numerical Simulation, Short-term Climate Prediction Practice, Weather Forecast Practice, Air-sea-land Interaction, Analysis and Diagnosis of Typhoon, etc.

         Doctoral Degree Program in Climate System and Climate Change:

This program aims to train top-notch professional personnel that have a good command of profound rudimentary theories of Climate System and Climate Change and a systematic and in-depth understanding of its specialized knowledge, and that are capable of carrying out scientific research independently, gaining creative achievements in science or specialized technology, and undertaking teaching, scientific research, operational and management works in high schools, research institutes, administrative departments or other related institutes and departments.

Main courses: Selected Lecture of Modern Applied Mathematics, Scientific English Reading and Translation, Research Progress in Atmospheric Science, Professional Literature Reading, Seminars for Frontier Academic Studies, etc.

          Master’s Degree Program in Climate System and Climate Change

This program aims to cultivate top-notch professional personnel that have a good command of profound rudimentary theories of Climate System and Climate Change and a systematic understanding of its specialized knowledge, and that are capable of carrying out scientific research or works that require expertise independently, and undertaking teaching, scientific research, operational and management works in high schools, research institutes, administrative departments or other related institutes and departments.

 

Main courses: Climate Dynamics, Advanced Atmospheric Circulation, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, Reading and Writing in Scientific English in Meteorology, Advanced Synoptic Meteorology, Meteorological Data Assimilation, Boundary Layer Theories and Land Surface Process, Monsoon Dynamics, Short-term Climate Prediction, Weather Forecast Practice, Air-sea-land Interaction, Research Progress in Modern Climatology, Modern Method of Climatological Statistical Diagnosis and Its Application, etc.

 

CAS offers 2 majors for postgraduate students: Atmospheric Science and Atmospheric Science (climatology direction).The teaching goal of Atmospheric Science major is to enable students to have good scientific literacy and solid fundamental knowledge and practical skills of atmospheric science, so that they can engage in research, teaching and managing in the area such as meteorology, climatology, atmospheric physics, atmospheric environment, atmospheric sounding, applied meteorology and other meteorology-related careers. Students majoring in Atmospheric Science (climatology direction) are expected to be equiped with good scientific literacy and solid fundamental knowledge and practical skills of climatology, and become competent in researching, teaching and working in meteorology, water conservancy and resource exploitation departments.

(MSc) Atmospheric Science

(MSc)Atmospheric Science (climatology direction)