This Nuclear Science and Technology course from University of Sheffield is run in partnership with fellow members of the Nuclear Technology Education Consortium (Sheffield is one of the lead partners, along with Manchester and Liverpool) and gives you access to more than 90 per cent of the UK’s academic expertise in nuclear waste immobilisation, decommissioning and clean-up.
- You’ll be based in the department’s world-leading NucleUS Immobilisation Science Laboratory, and will take eight modules on the nuclear fuel cycle.
- Topics include Decomissioning, Nuclear Technology and Environment and Safety. Each module includes a week at one of our partner universities.
Accredited by The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), The Energy Institute (EI), The Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining (IoM3) and The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).
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Sample modules include:
- Nuclear Waste Immobilisation and Disposal
- Nuclear Fuel Cycle
- Reactor Physics, Criticality and Design
- Radiation Shielding
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesPhysics Nuclear Engineering View 14 other Masters in Nuclear Engineering in United Kingdom
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- A good honours degree in materials, a physical science (chemistry or physics) or a related engineering subject.
- Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
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International19863 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19863 GBP per year during 12 months.
National19863 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19863 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.