Department of Meteorology

The department is a recognized training Centre by WMO and GCC countries. The courses offered in the department are based on WMO syllabi leading to a higher National Diploma in Meteorology. The degree is approved by Reading University, UK to continue the education to obtain BS degree in Meteorology. The department equips with labs of latest technology in Weather Forecasting to train the students to make them ready to work in National Met services of any country as Senior Technician and Forecasters.

The new state of the art forecasting simulator provides a dedicated environment for learning and practicing weather forecasting. An operational forecasting system (SYNERGIE) works on real-time data with satellite imagery and archived data in different configurations (general, aeronautical, marine). The Department also has an automatic weather station, laboratories and instruments which support the training.

The two and a half year Higher National Diploma course is built into a program that is aimed at providing students with classroom and practical environments. The course covers in depth subjects such as: General Met, Physical met, Met instruments, Plotting and analysis of weather maps, Met Data Processing, Flight Briefing, Numerical Weather Prediction, Aviation Met, Dynamic Met, Agro-Meteorology, Seismology, Tropical Met, Satellite Met, Marine Met, Synoptic Met, Oceanography & Weather Analysis and Forecasting.

Applicants for Meteorological studies must have a strong foundation in Mathematics and Physics which are also part of the curriculum.of the curriculum.
BIPMT

BIPMT-Diploma in Meteorology

The course is offered for Senior secondary school level candidates with good proficiency in English (IELTS 5.5) and Mathematics for 2½ years duration. On completion of the course the participant will graduate with a Diploma in Meteorology and qualified to…
  • Duration 2.5 Years
  • Starts From July 17, 2018
WMO Class II

WMO Class II- Senior Met Technician

The course is offered to candidates who have completed WMO Class III-Middle Level Technician course. The duration of the course is one year. On completion of the course the participant will graduate as a Senior Met Technician and will qualify…
  • Duration One year
  • Starts From July 17, 2018
WMO Class III

WMO Class III- Middle Level Technician

The course is offered to candidates who have completed WMO Class IV-Junior Technician course. The duration of the course is one year. On completion of the course the participant will graduate as a Met Technician and will be able to…
  • Duration 1 year
  • Starts From July 17, 2018