What Will You Study

This is an academic training route for graduates working in the nuclear sector. It provides scientists and engineers from a general non-nuclear background with specialist study in nuclear science and engineering.

The course covers nuclear engineering systems; nuclear safety and the use of risk assessments; and nuclear decommissioning. There is a focus on the UK and global nuclear industry, including the reasons for particular technology trends and the nature of regulation and culture in the industry. Engineering science fundamentals are covered where appropriate.