Russian State Hydrometeorological University (RSHU) offers courses at all levels of
higher professional training leading to BA, MA, Specialist, Candidate (equivalent to
PhD) and Doctor of Sciences degrees in the area of environmental studies.
RSHU has the status of the Regional Meteorological Training Center of World
RSHU research programmes include study of atmospheric and oceanic processes,
atmosphere-ocean interaction, methods of weather analysis and forecasts, estimation
of possible climate changes under the influence of natural and anthropogenous
factors, creation of the diagnostic and forecasting models.