Advanced Nuclear Engineering

Delve deeper into the nuclear fuel cycle and learn about exciting career opportunities from engineers from organisations such as Rolls Royce and the National Nuclear Laboratory.

*This course is now full for boys*

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What

Get in-depth experience of what nuclear engineering is all about, from mining uranium fuel to reactor design and management of radioactive waste. Learn first-hand from academics and industrialists and conduct experiments in the university’s fully equipped engineering laboratories. It could be the first step on a career path that could take you far and wide in the world.

How

Develop laboratory skills, using new equipment and novel techniques.

Understand the politics that comes with the nuclear industry, and how nuclear fits into the UK’s energy mix.

Learn about the engineering challenges associated with radioactive waste management.

Spend time on campus experiencing life as an undergraduate.

Explore a range of dynamic careers in the nuclear industry and get advice from industry engineers, university academics, researchers and students.

Have fun working as a team, sharpening your communication, time management, planning, and presentation skills.

Enhance your CV and make your UCAS application stand out.

Where

University of Leeds

When

15th July – 18th July 2018
4 days, 3 nights, full board residential
Start time: 17.00pm
Finish time: 16.00pm

How much

£395