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Training Course for EU Representatives on «Engineering Aspects of Nuclear Fuel Fabrication. From Initial Raw Materials to Fuel Assemblies»

Training Course for EU Representatives on «Engineering Aspects of Nuclear Fuel Fabrication. From Initial Raw Materials to Fuel Assemblies»

HR Department of Rosatom State Corporation in association with European Nuclear Energy Network Association realized the «ENEN-RU project for Development of Common Ground for Cooperation in Nuclear Education Training and Knowledge Management» having the objective to identify the unique platform for cooperation in the field of nuclear education and training. Within the frameworks of this project on the 21st – 26th of May, 2012 the training course for the European students on «Engineering Aspects of Nuclear Fuel Fabrication, from Initial Raw Materials to Fuel Assemblies» had been held in ROSATOM-CICE&T, Obninsk. The course was developed in close cooperation with TVEL Fuel Company of Rosatom within the frameworks of “Rosatom-Evratom”. The course was aimed at the creation of positive opinion of the European nuclear programme future management on technological equipment of nuclear fuel cycle in Russia and promotion of Russian nuclear products to the European markets.

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ROSATOM-CICE&T is the ENEN member and the course mentioned before is officially recognized as a part of an educational trajectory for trainees. Eight students from the European institutions (Politecnico di Torino, University Politehnica Bucharest and Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava) by results of the final testing will receive credits according to the system existed in the European Union – ECTS. The Certificate issued by the ROSATOM-CICE&T according to the results of training is the reason for this issue. Together with representatives of the European Union young specialists from Obninsk Institute for Nuclear Power Engineering – the branch of Moscow Engineering Physics Institute and from Institute for Physics and Power Engineering passed through the course. This kind of combined training of the Russian and European experts on the base of ROSATOM-CICE&T platform is a significant step to capacity-building of the International Campus in Obninsk.