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The NCAS Atmospheric Measurement Summer School focuses on the core skills researchers need to achieve excellence in practical fieldwork. 

Watch our short video to find out from activity leaders, scientists and students what it's really like to be enrolled on this course. 

Making Measurements

With guidance from eminent scientists and dedicated group mentors, you will work in small teams to prepare and deliver daily weather forecasts, profile the atmosphere, operate instruments in remote locations, and investigate atmospheric trace gases and aerosols.

This practical course is designed for PhD and early career scientists who want to gain confidence, experience and in-depth knowledge about atmospheric science fieldwork.

Atmospheric Measurement Summer School 2019

The Atmospheric Measurement Summer School 2019 will take place at the Arran Outdoor Centre in Lamlash from Monday 13th to Friday 24th May 2019. 

We are now accepting applications via the online application form, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

£50 voucher incentive!

Applicants for AMSS 2019 can name an enrolled or former student who has recommended the course. This can be any student who has been to AMSS or is confirmed to attend this year. If the applicant is accepted to AMSS 2019 the recommending student will receive a £50 voucher. Please encourage your friends and colleagues to apply!