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About

This Nuclear Science and Technology course at University of Sheffield is run jointly with the members of the Nuclear Technology Education Consortium (NTEC). Learn from world-leading academics in the important area of nuclear waste immobilisation, decommissioning and clean-up. 

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Overview

This Nuclear Science and Technology course at 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. 

Key Features  

  • 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.

Accreditation

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).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Processing, Storage and Disposal of Nuclear Waste
  • Nuclear Fuel Cycle
  • Reactor Physics and Criticality and Design
  • Radiation Shielding 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19863 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19863 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19863 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19863 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
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Funding

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