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Nuclear Engineering and Science

Our nuclear programmes are designed to equip you with the knowledge to build the nuclear power plants of the future.As the UK faces the challenge of moving away from fossil fuels and achieving its net zero targets, demand is growing for graduates in the nuclear sector.

Why study nuclear engineering, science and materials at Birmingham?

Our programmes are taught by experts in their field who conduct world-leading research with imaging, cyclotron and neutron facilities that have unique capabilities.

We have strong links with the nuclear industry which recruits extensively from our educational programmes.