The study was conducted on 1000 higher secondary students to study their knowledge of climatic change and environmental education awareness with respects to their gender and Studying different subjects. The self made questionnaire was used to collect the data for climatic change knowledge which was treated with statistical techniques. The results of the study reveal that, both the level of knowledge of climatic change and environmental education awareness of the higher secondary students are average. Further, there is significant difference between male and female, and a student studying different subjects. There is significant correlation between climatic change knowledge and environmental education awareness.
Keywords: Climatic change knowledge, Environmental education awareness, Product-moment correlation.
 Ph.D Research Scholar, Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu.
 Professor, Annamalai University, Tamil nadu.