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Tuition Fees:$0 /year
Applications Begin:June 2020
Final Award:Master of Arts in Climatology
Start Date:September 2020
Academic Unit:Faculty of Arts
Campus:Main Campus
Application Deadline: 9 October 2020
Programme Overview

Climatology or climate science is the scientific study of climate, scientifically defined as weather conditions averaged over a period of time. This modern field of study is regarded as a branch of the atmospheric sciences and a subfield of physical geography, which is one of the Earth sciences. Climatology now includes aspects of oceanography and biogeochemistry.

Curriculum

Course Modules
Level: 1
Semester: 1
CGP 501 Statistical Techniques And Analysis 45 hours

CGP 502 Quantitative Methods In Climatology 45

CGP 503 Physical Climatology And Microclimatology 45

CGP 504 Urban Climatology 45

CGP 505 Dynamic Climatology 45

CGP 506 Hydroclimatology 45

CGP 507 Agroclimatology 45

CGP 508 Palaeoclimatology And Climate Change 45

CGP 509 Atmospheric Pollution 45

CGP 511 Research Methods 45

CGP 513 Physiological Climatology 45

CGP 515 Remote Sensing And Geographic Information Systems (gis) 45

CGP 516 Tropical Climatology 45

CGP 519 Building Climatology45

CGP 537 Selected Topics In Climatology 45

CGP 598 Project Paper 45

Admission Requirements

Applicants for masters degree programmes should have a minimum of Upper Second Class Honours Degree in the relevant discipline from the University of Nairobi or Equivalent qualification from Institutions recognized by Senate. Persons with lower qualifications but with publications and postgraduate diplomas after Bachelors’ degrees are also considered for admission.

Application Process
Application Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Application Fees for International Students: $0

How to Apply:
Applicants should visit = https://application.uonbi.ac.ke/ to apply Online

NOTE:
University of Nairobi has three intakes in an Academic year. Main intake being in September/October for all the courses and December/January for Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism April/May for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education(Arts), Bachelor of Education Early Childhood, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Economics ,Bachelor of Economics and Statistics ,Bachelor of Journalism and media Studies, Bachelor of Art Broadcast Production, Bachelor of Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Travel and Tourism, Bachelor of Arts Broadcast Production and all Diploma and Certificate courses.

Career Opportunities

Climatologists can work in academic and research institutions as well as government, public or private agencies, and nonprofits.
Climatologists can also take on a consulting role, working for engineering and environmental consulting firms.

Tuition Fees Details
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Tuition Fees for Kenyan Students: $0
Tuition Fees for International Students: $0

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**This programme will be completed after a duration of 2 years, with fees per year as follows:
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NOTE:

International Students pay 25% more than the Kenyan Students.

Relevant Contact

 
Prof. Ephraim Wahome
Dean, Faculty of Arts
 
Admissions Office
Admission Enquiries