UN Course on Space and Atmospheric Science

A nine-month Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Space and Atmospheric Science is conducted every alternate year at 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. So far 11 courses have been conducted and 122 participants from 16 countries in the Asia-Pacific region have benefited. In suitable cases, this course leads to an M.Tech. degree on fulfilment of the requirements of the Andhra University.

Applications are invited for the next course which will begin on August 1, 2020.

The prospective participants should possess a Master’s degree in Physics/Astronomy/Astro-Physics/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. Candidates having teaching or research experience would be preferred.

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

Announcement Brochure for the 12th Post-Graduate Course in Space and Atmospheric Science

Course Duration: August 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021

Last date for Receipt of Applications: March 30, 2020
For further information, see the website www.cssteap.org or contact us by email to uncsc@prl.res.in