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M.Sc. On Campus

Advanced Nuclear Waste Management

IMT Atlantique - Graduate Engineering School

24 months
Duration
12000 EUR/year
12000 EUR/year
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About

The Advanced Nuclear Waste Management programme at IMT Atlantique - Graduate Engineering School develops fundamental scientific, technical and industrial knowledge, has a particular focus on the backend of the nuclear fuel cycle, nuclear waste management, long-term safety and environmental impact assessment and provides strong insights on dismantlement and decommissioning of nuclear installations.

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Overview

The Advanced Nuclear Waste Management programme at IMT Atlantique - Graduate Engineering School forms engineers exposed to a highly complex scientific environment where technical expertise is omnipresent in the field of nuclear waste management. The program provides:

  • The scientific knowledge necessary for nuclear waste management and the capability to understand how to assess long-term safety and environment impacts.
  • The competencies to master the operational techniques and strategies for the management of nuclear waste.
  • The appropriate solutions according to the type of waste through project work in industry.
  • The possibility to build contacts with a large number of international key players in the field.
  • The competencies to master dismantlement and decommissioning of nuclear installations.
  • Societal considerations in the management of nuclear waste with regard to the public acceptance.

Job Opportunities

  • Project engineer related to nuclear energy, decommissioning, nuclear waste processing, conditioning, safe storage.
  • Manager of nuclear waste in industrial, hospitals or research institutions.
  • Research scientist and development engineer.
  • Safety engineer for radioactive waste management solutions.
  • Regulators for governmental control of waste management practices.
  • Engineer of international agencies involved in nuclear waste issues

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Physics of Ionizing Radiation
  • Nuclear modeling
  • Neutron physics
  • Nuclear: Management, Safety and Society
  • Energy mix and energetic transition
  • Environmental Management and Strategy of sustainability

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Early application makes it easier to solve financial aids and visa issues before the course starts.

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To candidate in M1 : First year of master 
  • The international Master is open to candidates with at least a scientific Bachelor of Science degree
  • The international Master is open to candidates with at least 4 years at university Bachelor or First year of master
  • With scientific disciplines such as Nuclear, Chemical and Civil Engineering, Energy, Environmental, Physics, Chemistry.
  • A work experience is not mandatory but is a “plus” for the selection
  • No prerequisite in French

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Nantes

600 - 650 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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