Met. Gr. II Training Course


Post graduates in Physics, Mathematics, agriculture, Electronics or B. E, B. Tech, M. Tech in any discipline

Period and Location:

12 months [1st 6 months (Semester I) at Pune centre & next 6th months (Semester-II) at Pune centre or New Delhi centre as per stream of trainee.]

Target audience:

Fresh recruited Trainee Meteorologist Gr-II (Group-A officers of IMD, recruited directly through UPSC).

Subjects Taught:

Learning objectives /Expected skills to be developed:

Mode of Evaluation of Performance:

Separate examination is carried out in each theoretical paper and practical paper mentioned above at the end of each semester and viva voce examination are being held in addition to written examination. Trainees select a research topic under the guidance of a member of faculty and submit project report, which will be evaluated and marks awarded. The performance in the OJTs is also evaluated. The result of each term is declared separately. The participant who fails to obtain minimum pass marks has to reappear.


This course fulfils the WMO BIP-M requirements for competency.

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