|Study location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£20,470 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A good honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry, physics or a related engineering subject
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.5 with at least 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
Our one year postgraduate taught courses provide an innovative programme of study in which students are challenged to achieve their best; developing specialist skills and knowledge sought after by employers, as well as establishing an ideal background for PhD research.
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.
There may be some changes to these modules before you start your course. For the very latest module information, check with the department.
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
Glasses and Cements
Advanced Materials Manufacturing – Part 1