University of Sheffield
Nuclear Materials Engineering and Science
This course covers the fundamentals of materials science and engineering associated with nuclear materials, systems, waste immobilisation and disposal. Graduates work in reactor operations, safety case development and waste form development.
An honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry or a related engineering subject from an approved institution. For MSc Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine, an honours degree in dentistry or medicine is also acceptable.English language requirements: IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules: nuclear reactor engineering studies; nuclear fuel cycle; nuclear waste immobilisation and disposal; materials for nuclear systems; science of materials; materials processing and characterisation; materials selection, properties and applications; technical skills development; research project in the area of your choice. Optional modules: glasses and cements; advanced materials manufacturing � part 1.
Assessment is by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc (Eng)||Full-time||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
0114 222 5941