Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Nuclear Engineering

This course covers major aspects of the nuclear industry from the design and build of nuclear power stations and their operations, through to decommissioning and final disposal.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent overseas qualification in an engineering or science discipline (materials; mechanical; civil, chemical engineering; or physics or chemistry); applicants with relevant industrial experience are welcome.

Course modules

Modules include: Introduction to nuclear energy; nuclear chemical engineering; nuclear thermal hydraulics; reactor physics; nuclear materials for reactor systems; nuclear waste management and decommissioning; modelling for nuclear engineers; nuclear safety management.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,200 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 27,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

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