Ph.D. On Campus

Atmospheric Science

Cornell University

20800 USD/year
20800 USD/year
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Atmospheric science concerns the study of processes in the atmosphere, from the planetary boundary layer to the ionosphere. The Atmospheric Science program is offered by Cornell University.


Applications relate to the analysis and prediction of weather and climate. The Atmospheric Science program is offered by Cornell University.

Learning Outcomes

  • Make an original and substantial contribution to one of the sub-disciplines within the atmospheric sciences
  • Demonstrate advanced research skills
  • Demonstrate commitment to advancing the values of scholarship

Programme Structure

  • Graduate students in the Field of Atmospheric Science take courses in many departments across the university. 
  • Course selection is made in consultation with the major advisor and other committee members, considering the interests, prior coursework, and thesis topic of the student. 
  • Coursework may also be required to satisfy the minor requirements.

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Recommendations
  • A statement of purpose
  • Transcripts
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20800 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 20800 USD per year
  • National

    20800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20800 USD per year

Living costs for Ithaca

1128 - 2460 USD /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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