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WNU Summer Institute 2014 Applications

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The World Nuclear University Summer Institute is celebrating its tenth anniversary year and applications for the 2014 WNU SI are now invited, with the closing date being 31 January 2014.

The 2014 WNU Summer Institute will be held 5 July - 16 August 2014  at Christ Church College, Oxford, United Kingdom. The official announcement can be found  here  . Applications for IAEA supported places are no longer being accepted. However, Company - or self - funded applicants may submit their application up to the deadline of 31 January 2014. Please send the completed Application Form  with two recommendation letters to and please ensure all required documents are included in a single e-mail.     

WNU SI applicants must provide evidence of meeting ALL the following requirements:   

  •  Master's degree in science, engineering, or business; or reactor operator's licence; or equivalent experience;    
  •  Several years of experience in government or the nuclear industry;    
  •  Knowledge of nuclear fundamentals;    
  •  Demonstrated academic or professional excellence;    
  •  Maximum age of 37, with exceptions to be considered on the basis of unusual merit; and   
  •  Proficiency in English, particularly oral communication, which is essential for effective participation in the WNU-SI programme.    

If you want to know more about the WNU SI please see this video.