Nuclear Engineering

In response to the needs of industry partners, BAE Systems, Westinghouse and Office for Nuclear Regulation, the BEng (Hons) in Nuclear Engineering has been designed to support and complement these requirements, allowing our graduates to be best placed as engineers of the future within advanced technology sectors.

The course explores the multi-disciplinary engineering approaches and technical competences covering, nuclear principles, engineering principles, engineering and project management, and nuclear physics.

You will also be inspired by innovative nuclear technologies and challenges and have access to our engineering and software simulation facilities that will embed the concepts of Nuclear Engineering. This provides you with the academic expertise, safety critical appreciation, practical training and sector recognition you will need to progress in your role.


Our Industry Partners


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Office for Nuclear Regulation
North West Projects



Why Choose B&FC?


  STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Assured Status in recognition of our industry-led skills training

  This programme is accredited with the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET), confirming that it meets national standards

  Highly qualified tutors with lots of industry experience

  An Ofsted Grade 1 Outstanding college

  The highest possible gold rating in the government's Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

  Commendations from The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA)

  Degrees awarded by Lancaster University – ranked in the UK’s top ten institutions

  Working with over 1,800 partner employers locally, regionally and nationally

  The largest college provider of degree-level education in England

  Student satisfaction is consistently over 90%




Nuclear Engineering Courses at B&FC


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