SCK•CEN has established a collaboration agreement with the World Nuclear University (WNU)


The World Nuclear University (WNU) is a worldwide network of educational and research institutions engaged in peaceful uses of nuclear energy. It offers training courses for future leaders on nuclear energy, radioisotope production and applications of ionising radiation in medicine and industry.

The objective of the collaboration agreement is to set the framework for cooperation between WNU and the SCK•CEN Academy in the following domains:

  • nuclear education and training for professionals and students in nuclear technology and soft skills including leadership and management;
  • participation in and support of WNU initiatives including the WNU Summer Institute, the School on Radiation Technologies, WNU Short courses and others;
  • development and application of innovative and modern educational technologies in nuclear education and training.