Dr. Satyen Baindur

Academic Departments
     United States
     United Kingdom

Nuclear Engineering Education: A Competence-based Approach to Curricula Development - IAEA Publication No. NG-T-6.4, published July 2014

Links to Academic Departments in Nuclear Engineering

Links to university departments of Nuclear and Energy Engineering collected here for convenience and ready reference. Not a comprehensive listing, being constantly improved.

United States

Education & Research Consortia

Nuclear Engineering Department Heads Organization (NEDHO)

National Organization of Test, Research and Training Reactors (TRTR)

Nuclear Engineering University Programs (NEUP)

Consortium for Advanced Simulation of Light Water Reactors (CASL)

Light Water Reactor Sustainability Program (LWRS)

Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium

US Academic Nuclear Engineering Departments


University of Massachusetts, Lowell, Programs in Nuclear Engineering

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of Nuclear Science and Engineering

Rennselaer Polytechnic Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering

Rhode Island Nuclear Science Center (RINSC)


Purdue University School of Nuclear Engineering

Ohio State University Department of Nuclear Engineering

Missouri University of Science and Technology, Department of Nuclear Engineering

Kansas State University Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Iowa State Minor in Nuclear Engineering

University of Wisconsin Madison Department of Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics

Wisconsin Institute of Nuclear Systems

Computational Materials Group

University of Illinois Department of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering

University of Michigan Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences

Prof. Gary Was


University of Maryland Nuclear Engineering

Penn State University Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Virginia Tech Nuclear Engineering

Virginia Commonwealth University Nuclear Engineering

Virginia Commonwealth University Nuclear Engineering


Georgia Institute of Technology, Department of Nuclear Engineering

North Carolina State University Department of Nuclear Engineering

University of Tennessee Knoxville Department of Nuclear Engineering

Prof. Steve Zinkle

University of Florida Gainesville Department of Nuclear and Radiological Engineering

University of South Carolina Nuclear Engineering


University of New Mexico Department of Chemical and Nuclear Engineering

Texas A&M University Department of Nuclear Engineering

University of Texas Austin Department of Nuclear and Radiation Engineering

University of Texas Permian Basin Nuclear Engineering

Mountain West

University of Utah Nuclear Engineering

Colorado School of Mines Nuclear Engineering

University of Idaho, Department of Nuclear Engineering

Idaho State University, Department of Nuclear Engineering

Nuclear Science and Technology Division, University of Nevada Las Vegas

West Coast

University of California, Berkeley Department of Nuclear Engineering

Oregon State University Department of Nuclear Engineering


Educational Consortia

University Network of Excellence in Nuclear Engineering - UNENE



NSERC/UNENE Industrial Research Chair in Advanced Nuclear Materials, Prof. Rick Holt, Queens University

NSERC/UNENE Senior Industrial Research Chair in Nano-engineering of Alloys for Nuclear Power Systems, Prof. R.C. Newman, University of Toronto

McMaster University Nuclear Engineering and Science

Professor Bill Garland, McMaster University Nuclear Engineering Site

University of Ontario Institute of Technology School of Energy Systems and Nuclear Science

Royal Military College of Canada Chemical Engineering


Institut de Genie Nucleaire, Polytechnique Montreal

New Brunswick

Center for Nuclear Energy Research, University of New Brunswick


University of Saskatchewan Physics and Engineering Physics

Sylvia Fedoruk Centre for Nuclear Innovation (a funding agency)


World Nuclear University

United Kingdom

UK Nuclear University Network

UK Nuclear Technology Education Consortium (NTEC)

UK Energy Research Center (ERC)

UK Nuclear FiRST, University of Manchester

UK Nuclear EngD, University of Manchester

University of Birmingham Centre for Nuclear Education & Research

Fusion - Centre for Doctoral Training [Fusion - CDT] (*York*, + Durham, Liverpool, Manchester, Oxford & NNL)

UK Nuclear R&D Roadmap

Decommissioning, Immobilisation and Storage soluTIons for NuClear wasTe InVEntories (DISTINCTIVE)


European Nuclear Education Network (ENEN)

Haceteppe University (Turkey) Department of Nuclear Engineering

Nuclear Engineering Program at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland

  • Laboratory for Reactor Physics and Systems Behavior

  • Jules Horowitz Reactor Project, Cadarache, France.


    Nuclear Engineering and Technology Programme IIT Kanpur

    Mechanical Engineering IIT Bombay

    Mechanical Engineering IIT Madras

    M.Tech in Nuclear Science and Technology, Delhi University


    Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organization

    University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney: Program in Nuclear Engineering