The University of Sheffield
Nuclear Science and Technology
This course 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 reactor materials and nuclear waste management with each module including one week at one of our partner universities.
A good Honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry or a related engineering subject from an approved institution. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Modules: processing, storage and disposal of nuclear waste; nuclear fuel cycle; reactor physics and criticality; risk management.
Assessment is by formal exams, coursework assignments and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2018||1 1 Years|
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