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Nuclear Engineering

Western University - Canada

18 months
26596 CAD/year
7250 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Nuclear Engineering from Western University - Canada is mainly catering for working professionals by being offered on weekends and using distance learning tools. 


At Nuclear Engineering from Western University - Canada where feasible, courses are presented at nuclear industry sites for the convenience of the students. The program is designed to enhance industrial instructors and the educational materials of the partner firms.

Graduates with Nuclear Engineering from Western University - Canada will:

  • better understand the context of the job they are doing.
  • have preparation for their next job with their company i.e., it makes them better candidates for internal postings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nuclear Power Plant Systems and Operations
  • Nuclear Reactor Physics
  • Nuclear Reactor Safety Design
  • Nuclear Reactor Heat Transport System Design
  • Nuclear Fuel Management
  • Control, Instrumentation and Electrical Systems
  • Nuclear Fuel Waste Management
  • Project Management for Nuclear Engineers
  • Engineering Risk and Reliability
  • Nuclear Fuel Engineering
  • Power Plant Thermodynamics
  • Reactor Chemistry and Corrosion
  • Nuclear Materials

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of an Honours Bachelors Degree in Engineering with grades equivalent to a mid B or better.
  • Recommended three years or more post baccalaureate engineering experience in industry or the equivalent thereof.
  • Individuals with an honours undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science, Physics and related fields are also invited to apply.
  • 4-Year Bachelors degree in Engineering from an accredited university (a similar program may be considered)Minimum average: 75% (B North American Average)
  • Biographical information
  • Contact information
  • Statement of academic intent 
  • Electronic transcripts from Ontario universities/colleges
  • Professional background
  • Referee information 
  • Proficiency in English Scores
  • Application fee
  • A sample of written work
  • List of publications
  • References

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26596 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13298 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    7250 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3625 CAD per semester during 18 months.

Summer tuition:

  • Canadian Citizens And Permanent Residents - 1,812
  • International Students - 5,782


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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