A world of exciting opportunities

The Nuclear Industry offers many exciting career opportunities for graduates across the whole industry from, new build to operations, to decommissioning and waste management.

The Nuclear Institute can help you navigate this journey and make well informed choices about your career. Membership of the Nuclear Institute will open up a world of people and opportunities.

There are various routes into the industry and ways to gain experience, including placements and sponsored opportunties for graduates, and of course membership of the Nuclear Institute. Opportunities include:


  • Arkwright Trust Scholarships - highly prestiguous scholarships, for the brightest and the best engineering minds.

  • nucleargraduates scheme - two-year programme, sponsored by world-leading organisations. 

  • Nuclear Institute's Young Generation Network - a vibrant network of people, places and activities and career support for young people.

  • Professional accreditation route through the Nuclear Institute, the professional membership body of the industry. Joining the Institute is the first step in your long term career journey in the nuclear industry.

To find out more go to Graduate Opportunities

For inspiration from other graduates like you, see our Faces of Professionalism case studies.