MASTERSTUDIES

22 Masters Programs in Nuclear Energy Engineering

Students who pursue a master’s degree are seeking to increase their knowledge and skills in a specific area of study. Most programs require an undergraduate degree in a related discipline. A Master in Nuclear Energy Engineering can provide a competitive edge for careers in the field.

What is a Master in Nuclear Energy Engineering? Program studies consist of knowledge and skills related to nuclear technology and policy. Courses may include reactor physics, nuclear fuels and materials, fuel cycle, waste management and safety issues. Discussions of economic, social and political contexts for nuclear power prepare graduates for a globalized industry. Students acquire skills in the engineering and operation of nuclear systems, monitoring and manufacturing processes, rules and regulations, technical criteria and safety design. Instruction in the intertwining of these areas produces the ability to provide leadership in multidisciplinary projects.

On a personal level, the benefits of the degree include advancement of career opportunities in addition to the ability to participate in development and improvement of systems. Both workers and the public can profit from better safety methods and enhanced engineering design.

Programs are available worldwide and cost varies according to location and curriculum. Students should research their possibilities to determine which option best meets their goals.

Nuclear energy is used in many countries around the world, providing an alternative to fossil fuels in meeting the growing demand for power generation. Professionals are needed in countries where development plans are being implemented as well as in places where nuclear power is currently utilized. Graduates are employed by utility companies, laboratories, consulting firms, plant designing firms, and government and private agencies. Jobs include design engineering and development, research, academic instruction, project or service management and plant operation. In addition to the field of power generation, nuclear energy experts are needed in the areas of medicine, agriculture, manufacturing and security.

To advance your career in this challenging global industry, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

22 Results in Nuclear Energy Engineering Filter

MSc in Nuclear Engineering - Track in Nuclear Energy Production and Industrial Applications (NEPIA)

IMT Atlantique
MSc
Sep 2021
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2 years
15 May 2021
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

The MSc NEPIA is designed to provide skilled and specialized human resources to the European and international states developing nuclear technology. The combination of scienti ...

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MSc in Nuclear Engineering

Khalifa University
MSc
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2&nbsp;-&nbsp;3 years
English
Campus

The degree of Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering (M.Sc. in NUCE) is awarded for candidates who successfully complete the taught courses, field trips, and thesis requirem ...

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MSc in Science and Technology of Nuclear Fusion

Eindhoven University of Technology
MSc
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2 years
English
Campus

The worldwide collaboration on the development of nuclear fusion as a safe, clean and inexhaustible energy source is now culminating in the construction of the large test reac ...

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European Master of Science in Nuclear Fusion and Engineering Physics

Université de Lorraine
MSc
Sep 2021
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2 years
15 Jan 2021
English
Campus

The FUSION-EP master programme has been selected in the list of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees (EMJMD) funded by the European Union. From the academic year starting i ...

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MSc in Nuclear Power Engineering

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
MSc
01 Sep 2021
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2 years
01 Jul 2021
English
Campus

The program is aimed at training professionals in nuclear power engineering. After graduating from this program, you will be able to design, maintain and operate nuclear power ...

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Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering

Ghent University - Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
MSc
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Full-time
English
Campus

The Belgian Master of Nuclear Engineering program is embedded in the European ENEN Association, a non-profit internationa­l organization of universities and research centers f ...

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M.Sc. Nuclear Power Engineering

Warsaw University of Technology
MSc
Feb 2021
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4 semesters
15 Dec 2020
English
Campus

Graduates from Nuclear Power Engineering possess a vast knowledge of general mathematics, thermodynamics, mechanics of solids, mechanics of fluids, environment protection, the ...

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Master's Programme in Nuclear Engineering

LUT University
MSc
Aug 2021
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2 years
20 Jan 2021
English
Campus

The need for manpower in the nuclear industry is increasing due to new power plant projects, new applications of nuclear energy, and the long-term use of existing power plants ...

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Master in Nuclear Chemistry

Czech Technical University in Prague
Master
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2 years
English
Campus

The master's degree course in Nuclear Chemistry is oriented towards the education of professionals for fundamental and applied research and practice within the field of nuclea ...

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Master in Nuclear Energy (EIT InnoEnergy)

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
MSc
Aug 2021
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2 years
English
Campus

The joint master's programme in Nuclear Energy is offered by four European universities through EIT InnoEnergy. The programme teaches tomorrow’s nuclear engineers how to addre ...

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MSc in Nuclear Engineering

Politecnico di Milano
MSc
Feb 2021
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2 years
English
Campus

The aim of the MSc program in Nuclear Engineering is to prepare engineers with the necessary skills to design, build and operate power generation plants, radioactive waste tre ...

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Master of Nuclear Engineering (Leuven)

KU Leuven
MSc
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Full-time
English
Campus

Nuclear technology plays a crucial role in a wide variety of contexts and sectors in Belgium, including power production, waste management, nuclear fuel production, etc. The B ...

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M.Sc. in Nuclear Engineering

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
MSc
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2 years
English
Campus

The Unit for Nuclear Engineering (UNE) is the only academic department in Israel offering graduate studies towards M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in the field.

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MSc in Radioecology

Norwegian University of Life Sciences NMBU
MSc
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2 years
English
Campus

Are you interested in solving environmental challenges due to the nuclear industry and waste management? There is an urgent need for university-trained candidates within nucle ...

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Master of Nuclear Engineering (Leuven et al)

KTH Royal Institute of Technology - Consortium
MSc
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2 years
English
Campus

Nuclear technology plays a crucial role in a wide variety of contexts and sectors in Belgium, including power production, waste management, nuclear fuel production, etc. The B ...

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