Nuclear Science and Technology
The University of Manchester
Key Course Facts
There is a substantial continuing need for specialist engineers to service the nuclear industry for the operation and decommissioning of the existing reactors, and a growing worldwide programme of building new reactors. Against this background, The University of Manchester is offering a postgraduate programme in Nuclear Science & Technology to help supply the industry with expertise level to help fill the predicted skills gap.
For more information please visit: http://www.ntec.ac.uk/
Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey (PTES)
Launched in 2009, the HEA's annual PTES is the only sector-wide survey to gain insight from taught postgraduate students about their learning and teaching experience.
The survey focuses on students' experiences regarding
Teaching and learning
Assessment and Feedback
Organisation and Management
Resources and Services
The Department of Physics and Astronomy is proud that 96% of students on the MSc in Nuclear Science and Technology are satisfied overall with the course.
Entry Requirements / Admissions
Requirements for international students / English requirements
IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)
- All other courses
- Manchester Business School East - Undergraduate Degrees
- Manchester Business School - Graduate Degrees
- Graduate Degrees
- (no subscore less than 6.0)
- Undergraduate Degrees
- (no subscore less than 6.0)
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Nuclear Science and Technology, MSc, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.
The minimum academic entry requirements for a Masters programme will be a Lower Second UK honours degree, or international equivalent, in a relevant science or engineering discipline. For applicants with some years' industrial experience, a lesser qualification may be acceptable.
Tuition Fees Nuclear Science and Technology MSc
|England UK||£18177||year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£18177||year 1|
|Channel Islands||£18177||year 1|
Average student cost of living in the UK
|Water, gas electricity, internet (at home)||£50|
|Takeaways / food deliveries||£30|
|Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food)||£24|
|Holidays and weekend trips||£78|
|Transport within city||£17|
|Self-care / sports||£20|
|Stationary / books||£13|
|Mobile phone / internet||£13|
|Cable TV / streaming||£7|
|Average student cost of living||£1092|
London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.
Positions of The University of Manchester in top UK and global rankings.
About The University of Manchester
The University of Manchester is a publicly funded research university with a mission to advance education, knowledge and wisdom for the good of society. University of Manchester’s main site is home to the majority of its faculties and is referred to by its students as ‘the campus’, although in reality Manchester does not have a campus but is instead interspersed throughout the city of Manchester.
Student composition of The University of Manchester
Where is this programme taught
|Program||University||Student satisfaction||Unemployed||Dropout||Tuition (UK)||Tuition (International)||UCAS Tariff||City|
|Nuclear Science and Technology MSc||The University of Manchester||-||-||-||£9642||£9642||-||Manchester||On campus Part-time|
|Nuclear Science and Engineering MSc||University of Bristol||-||-||-||£12300||£25900||-||Bristol||On campus Full-time|
|Nuclear Science and Technology MSc||University of Liverpool||-||-||-||-||-||-||Liverpool||On campus Part-time|
|Nuclear Science and Applications MSc||University of Surrey||-||-||-||-||-||-||Guildford||On campus Part-time|
|Nuclear Science and Technology MSc||The University of Sheffield||-||-||-||-||-||-||Sheffield||On campus Full-time|