UN Course on Space and Atmospheric Science

An online short course on “Space and Atmospheric Science” will be conducted during December 7-14, 2020 by Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Ahmedabad under the auspices of Center for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP), affiliated to the United Nations.

The objective of the course is to create an understanding of the basics and current research trends in the field of space and atmospheric sciences.

Applicants should have a Master’s degree in Physics/Astronomy/Astrophysics/Solar Physics/Meteorology or other equivalent qualification relevant to Space and Atmospheric Science, OR Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, (B.E./ B. Tech.) in Electronics and allied fields / Environmental Science/Engineering. Applicants having teaching or research experience would be preferred.

Applicants are requested to send the scanned copy of their application forwarded by the Head of their respective institute for consideration through e-mail to uncsc@prl.res.in Since the whole course will be conducted in English, the applicant should have proficiency in the English language.

The announcement brochure (containing details and the application form) can be downloaded from here:

Announcement Brochure for the short course on Space and Atmospheric Science

Course Duration: December 7-14, 2020

Last date for Receipt of Applications (via e-mail): November 18, 2020



Link for lectures will be shared with selected applicants in due course. Applicants are advised to check the website/portal www.cssteap.org regularly for further updates/information.