University of Central Lancashire
Nuclear Safety, Security and Safeguards
We have developed strong relationships with nuclear employers which include Sellafield Ltd, National Nuclear Laboratory, BAE Systems at Barrow and Westinghouse Ltd; as a result, this MSc course has been developed directly in line with recent government plans for higher education institutions to work closely with niche industries; developing customised programmes and building relationships with employers; the course is uniquely designed and is delivered from a UCLan campus, offering employees already working within the sector and assisting employer led provisions, a flexible programme to fit in around their work patterns; access to those people from the general engineering sector is also being encouraged.
A 2.2 Honours degree in relevant scientific, engineering and technology subjects related to nuclear industry, or equivalent; relevant professional experience is considered; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5, or equivalent.
Modules include: Nuclear fuel cycle technology; the regulation and management of nuclear safety; the delivery of nuclear safety; the regulation and management of nuclear security and safeguards; the delivery of nuclear security and safeguards; research methodology; leadership strategies and skills in nuclear related environment; MSc project (nuclear related).
A variety of assessments including field visit reports, group project presentations, Master�s project report and presentation; the programme offers modular delivery allowing the student to complete a full module in 1 week.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,450 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 525 per Module (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Preston Campus||Preston||PR1 2HE||North West|