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Admission requirements

One-year Diploma in Meteorology

If you want to pursue the one-year Diploma in Meteorology (D.Met) program, you must have completed a three or four year Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Physics, Math, Chemistry, or another quantitative subject area in a science-related discipline (with appropriate Physics courses). It is recommended but not essential that you have a strong background in math and physics, as well as course work in computer science and statistics.
If you have questions about admission or would like to find out more about the program please email the Diploma Coordinator: Ian.Folkins@dal.ca or contact the Registrar’s Office.

Combined BSc and D.Met

If you opt for the combined BSc and D.Met, you must meet the general admission requirements for the BSc. The Registrar’s Office can help guide you as to your eligibility for admission to this program.