Basic Training

Sub Programme 1 : Regular Training for Research Fellows in co-ordination with DESK

  • Comprehensive Training in Atmospheric Science/Ocean Sciences
  • Semester-I (4 months duration) from August to November
  • Semester-II (4 months ) from January to April
  • Implementation of M. Tech. (Atmos. and Space Sci.) programme of Pune University.
  • Co-ordination for M. Tech., M. Sc. & B. E. project work of different universities (Pune, Cochin, Andhra, Tirupati etc.)

Areas of Training
As per requirement special advanced training on specific topics will be conducted for group of students / scientists for development of research.  

  1. General circulation, climate and climate variability
  2. Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
  3. Numerical Methods and Modelling of Atmospheric and Oceanic processes
  4. Physical Meteorology,
  5. Atmosphere-Ocean Interaction
  6. Tropical Convection
  7. Observational Techniques
  8. Computational Methods  (mathematical and statistical methods)

M.Tech.(Atmos.Sci) Programme of Pune university :
There exist an MoU between IITM and University of Pune for implementating the M.Tech.(Atmos.Sci.) programme. IITM gives a few scholarships to students who take Projects in IITM during the second year. Recently Pune University management council approved inclusion of IITM name in the  M.Tech.result (Mark-List)  from the 19th batch of 2007-2008. 

About 12 scientists of IITM contribute in the M.Tech. teaching programme of Pune University.
M.Tech.(Atmos.Sci) Programme of Other University : Only for Project work.