Master of Nuclear Science

Australian National University ANU

The Master of Nuclear Science is a two-year graduate program that gives students the opportunity to study the fundamentals and applications of nuclear science, including materials analysis, dating techniques, nuclear medicine, and nuclear energy. This program gives students opportunities for laboratory-based training using advanced equipment. It also enables them to develop the scientific background needed for informed debate on nuclear issues, without advocating a particular position. Students will gain sound knowledge of underlying nuclear science; knowledge of the contemporary issues associated with nuclear science; practical knowledge of the measurement techniques employed in nuclear science; skills to assess the place of nuclear science in a broader context; and an appreciation of the issues associated with nuclear power as a source of energy. Students go on to careers in policy development, defence, security or related fields, and to careers in the nuclear industry.

Course Fee:

$64,512.00

Entry Requirements:

A Bachelor degree or international equivalent in a cognate discipline (Engineering or Science) with a GPA of 5; English Language Requirements

Structure:

Completion of 96 units, which must include a minimum of 12 units from PHYS8207.

Subjects you can Study:

Nuclear science

Study Pathways:

Applicants with a Bachelor Degree or Graduate Certificate in a cognate discipline may be eligible for up to 24 units (one semester) of credit. Applicants with a Graduate Diploma or Honours in a cognate discipline may be eligible for up to 48 units (one year) of credit. Students may chose to exit after completion of 24 units with a Graduate Certificate, or after 48 units with a Graduate Diploma.

Further information:

For more information about this program please visit: https://science.anu.edu.au/study/master-degrees/master-nuclear-science

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00120C

Related Careers:

Physicist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Full time 2 years
Canberra No info Yes Part time 7 years

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