M.Eng. On Campus

Nuclear Engineering (UNENE)

Queen's University

18 months
19492 CAD/year
8093 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Nuclear Engineering (UNENE) from Queen's University is a joint-university program, course-based, consisting of 10 courses, or eight courses plus a project.


Nuclear Engineering (UNENE) from Queen's University courses span most of the specific science and engineering used in nuclear power. Three of the ten courses can be Business Courses from the Advanced Design and Manufacturing Institute (ADMI). The project is normally co-sponsored by the student’s employer and one of the participating universities.

Students at Nuclear Engineering (UNENE) from Queen's University will:

  • meet the current and future needs of the Canadian nuclear industry through university education, university-based training
  • choose nuclear careers. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nuclear Fuel Management 
  • Control, Instrumentation & Electrical Systems 
  • Nuclear Fuel Waste Management 
  • Project Management for Nuclear Engineers
  • Engineering Risk and Stability
  • Operational Health Physics
  • Nuclear Fuel Engineering 
  • Power Plant Thermodynamics 
  • Reactor Chemistry & Corrosion
  • Nuclear Materials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold an honours baccalaureate degree in the field of engineering, science or mathematics with an acceptable grade point average, set by the university where admission is sought, for entry into a Master’s degree program in Engineering (typically B or 75% minimum). 
  • Relevant work experience may be considered
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Application Fee
  • Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19492 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19492 CAD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    8093 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8093 CAD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

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


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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