• English
  • العربية
  • 中文
  • Français
  • Русский
  • Español

You are here

Engineering and Science Education for Nuclear Power

A Guidebook

English STI/DOC/010/266 92-0-155286-6
59.00 1986


The guidebook provides recommendations, based on the experience of both developed and developing countries, for upgrading or establishing national education and training capabilities in engineering and science in order to develop qualified personnel for nuclear power programmes. Special consideration has been given to the specific needs and conditions of developing countries.
Contents: Introduction; 1. Important aspects of engineering and science education for nuclear power; 2. Nuclear-oriented programmes in mechanical, electrical, chemical, nuclear, electronics engineering and in radiation health physics; 3. Nuclear specialization (S) programmes; 4. Undergraduate (U) and post-graduate (P) programmes in nuclear-oriented mechanical (U1, P1), electrical (U2, P2) and chemical (U3, P3) engineering and postgraduate programme in nuclear engineering (P4) for graduates of nuclear-oriented mechanical and electrical undergraduate programmes; 5. Integrated undergraduate (U) and postgraduate (P) programmes in nuclear engineering (U5, P5) and radiation health physics (U6, P6); 6. Basic nuclear science and engineering laboratory; 7. Measures for implementing and improving engineering and science education and training capabilities for nuclear power personnel.

More Information on reusing IAEA copyright material.

How to order

Ordering Locally

Please use the following links for an up-to-date list of IAEA distributors:

Distributors of IAEA Publications

Orders and requests for information may also be addressed to:

Marketing and Sales Unit
International Atomic Energy Agency
Vienna International Centre
PO Box 100, A-1400 Vienna,

Tel.: +43 1 2600 22529, +43 1 2600 22530
Fax: +43 1 2600 29302
Email: sales.publications@iaea.org

Download order form

How to Access IAEA e-books


  1. Employment
  2. Women
  3. Press

Stay in touch