B.TECH Nuclear Science and TechnologyAmity University Dubai
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|Delivery Mode||On Campus|
|Study Option||Full Time|
|Tuition Fee||$ 14974|
|Start Date||September 2016|
Nuclear Science and Technology improves the quality of life in many ways and in many different areas. It makes food safer; it improves the quality of tools, gauges, and machines; it diagnoses abnormalities of the metabolism and treats cancers; it powers space applications; and it offers one of the cleanest and most environmentally friendly ways of generating electricity
Role of Nuclear Scientists
Nuclear scientists work towards the benefit of society and their primary role comprises of developing knowledge, techniques, equipment or products related to modem nuclear physics and nuclear chemistry and applying these for solving science-related problems in areas such as medicine, industry, agriculture and mining.
Additional Skills Required
Nuclear scientists should have a strong interest and aptitude in Mathematics and Physical Science and have a strong logical and reasoning ability. Practical insight and skills, versatility and ingenuity are also valuable attributes for this career.
Nuclear science is rapidly gaining prominence across the world as a prestigious profession for bright young minds with requirement of over 25 million professionals by 2020. The most prominent careers in this field include those of nuclear engineers, nuclear physicists and nuclear medicine physicians.
Nuclear Engineers: Nuclear engineers work in laboratories, nuclear power plants, universities and government agencies.
Nuclear Physicists: Nuclear Physicists work in fields such as electronics, energy, aerospace, communications or healthcare equipment.
Nuclear Medicine Physicians: Nuclear Physicians treat a variety of illnesses, such as cancer and thyroid disease, using radiographic imagery and medicine as well as radiation treatment. They often work as consultants for other physicians, interpreting imagery and patient data to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of various diseases.
Minimum of 50% aggregate in class X & XII and a minimum of 60% in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics. The medium of instruction is English therefore students will need to meet specific English proficiency requirements