Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science


Our Master's programme requires a solid mathematical, physical, chemical background and basic knowledge of environmental or Earth system sciences'. At the same time we intend to attract students with different background.

The discipline requirement profile for the specialized MSc in Atmospheric and Climate science comprises 69 ECTS credits in total and is based on knowledge and competences covered in the ETH Bachelor's degree programmes in Earth Sciences or Environmental Sciences. It is structured in the following three parts (follow the links to see the corresponding ETH Bachelor's courses).

Find the corresponding information for the MSc in Env. Sc. here.

ECTS credits
System-oriented subjects
Autonomous project (e.g. Bachelor thesis)

You do not need to have attended exactly these courses, but courses with equivalent contents and learning goals. Please look at the regulations [PDF] for more details.

Follow this link to an online tool that allows you to assess how well your Bachelor's degree covers the admission requirements (click here).

Please visit ETH's website for international students to learn more details about applying for MSc studies at ETH.


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