SICSS School of Integrated Climate System Science

Die School of Integrated Climate System Sciences (SICSS) verbindet Klimasystemwissenschaften wie Meteorologie, Ozeanographie und Biogeochemie in einem Ausbildungsgang.

The School of Integrated Climate System Sciences (SICSS) joins climate system sciences such as meteorology, physical oceanography and biogeochemistry in one course of study.

The English language program also integrates social and economic sciences as well as peace and conflict research.

The SICSS graduate school offers you

a two-year interdisciplinary master's program 120 EC (European Credits, ECTS)
a three-year doctorate program.

An excellent location in the heart of Hamburg

Talented young academics from different fields of science study together in the heart of Hamburg, one of the world’s leading locations for climate research.

They also benefit from an excellent research network: SICSS is part of the Hamburg Cluster of Excellence „Integrated Climate System Analysis and Prediction“ (CliSAP) of the University of Hamburg together with the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht and the German Climate Computing Centre.


Category: Graduate School
Certificate: Doctoral degree
Aimed at: Graduates

Location: Hamburg
Federal State: Hamburg

For more information:
CEN/KlimaCampus, University of Hamburg


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