Meteorology Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Reading 79% 3% 13% £9250 £23700 142 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading 79% 3% 13% £9250 £23700 142 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading 79% 3% 13% £9250 £23700 142 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading 79% 3% 13% £9250 £23700 142 Reading On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 74% 4% 6% £9250 £30400 188 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 74% 4% 6% £9250 £30400 188 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
The University of Edinburgh 78% 2% 1% £9250 £30400 198 Edinburgh On campus Full-time
University of Reading 78% 2% 1% £10550 £22850 198 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading 79% 1% 0% £9250 £23700 162 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading 79% 1% 0% £9250 £23700 162 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading 79% 1% 0% £9250 £23700 162 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Reading - - - £9500 £20600 - Reading On campus Part-time
University of Birmingham 78% 2% 1% - - 198 Birmingham On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Meteorology

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22593 £22910 £26699
25-75 percentile range £19101 - £26635 £17239 - £29571 £20463 - £33631

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22267 £24414 £28299
25-75 percentile range £18977 - £25935 £18600 - £29791 £21771 - £34096

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Meteorology

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Meteorology who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Meteorology

  • Met Offices
  • Meteorological Institutes
  • Government Departments
  • Universities

Specialisations within Meteorology

  • Atmospheric Research
  • Weather Forecasting
  • Meteorological Technology Development

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Meteorology who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Meteorology (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Meteorology at Imperial College of Science

25% Natural and social science professionals
20% Information Technology Professionals
20% Business, Research and Administrative Professionals
20% Engineering professionals
5% Web and Multimedia Design Professionals
5% Research and Development (RandD) and Other Research Professi
5% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
5% Protective service occupations

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Meteorology

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Meteorology studies:
  • Master of Mathematics - MMath
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Earth Physics - MEarthPhys
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Meteorology - MMet

Mathematics and Meteorology (MMath) at University of Reading received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 79 out of 100 among 8 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Meteorology was £22593 15 months after graduation, £22910 3 years after graduation and £26699 5 years after graduation.