University courses

Below are a list of Universities across the UK offering training related to the nuclear industry. Click on the name of the course for further details.

University of Birmingham

B.Sc. in Nuclear Science and Materials

M.Eng. in Nuclear Engineering

M.Sc. in Physics and Technology of Nuclear Reactors

M.Sc. in Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management


University of Cambridge

BA/MEng undergraduate engineering programme includes modules in Nuclear Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy.

Energy and the Environment is one of ten specialisations available in years 3 and 4.

MPhil in Engineering for Sustainable Development

MPhil in Nuclear Energy


Defence Academy of the United Kingdom

M.Sc. Nuclear Advanced Course


University of Bristol 

MSc Nuclear Science and Engineering 


University of Central Lancashire

UCLan offer a variety of nuclear related Foundation Degrees at the John Tyndall Nuclear Institute

UCLan undergraduate nuclear courses

UCLan postgraduate nuclear courses


University of Cumbria

FDSc in Radiation Protection B.Sc. in Radiation Protection


University of Dundee

Master of Laws (LLM) and associated Diploma in International and Comparative Nuclear Law and Policy


Imperial College London

M.Eng. in Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

M.Eng. in Chemical and Nuclear Engineering

M.Eng. in Materials and Nuclear Engineering

M.Sc. in Nuclear Engineering


Lancaster University

M.Eng in Nuclear Engineering

M.Sc. in Decommissioning and Clean-Up

M.Sc. in Safety Engineering


University of Leeds

M.Eng./B.Eng. Chemical and Nuclear Engineering

M.Eng./B.Eng. Mechanical with Nuclear Engineering


University of Liverpool

B.Sc. in Physics with Nuclear Science

B.Sc. in Physics with Radiation Protection

M.Sc. in Radiometrics: Instrumentation and Modelling

Certificate in Radioactive Waste Monitoring and Decommissioning


The University of Manchester

B.Sc./M.Phys. undergraduate Physics programme includes modules in Nuclear Physics, Applied Nuclear Physics, Physics of Energy Sources and extensive nuclear laboratory practical work

Dalton Nuclear Institute at The University of Manchester has established the most advanced academic nuclear research capability in the UK and offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and professional development courses.


Nottingham Trent University

B.Sc. in Physics with Nuclear Technology


Nuclear Technology Education Consortium (NTEC)

Registration is available at Liverpool, Manchester and Sheffield University

M.Sc, Diploma, Certificate and CFD programme


The Open University

An undergraduate module on Nuclear Energy


University of Sheffield

M.Sc. in Nuclear Environmental Science and Technology


University of Surrey

M.Sc. in Radiation and Environmental Protection

M.Sc. in Radiation Detection and Measurement


University of the West of Scotland

B.Sc. in Physics with Nuclear Technology

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