The program requires a satisfactory completion of 45 credits of course and research components. The course component includes 9 credits of compulsory courses (Core Courses), 9 elective credits, and a zero -credit seminar. The research component consists of a six–credit research proposal and twenty one-credit thesis. The research of the thesis could be either industrial-oriented or theoretical, or a combination of both.
The program compulsory courses are as follows:
Selection of the electives should be based on the following criteria:
1. At least one course should be taken from the following PhDEM elective Courses:
Subject to approval of the supervisor and program coordinator, no more than two courses maybe taken from the following courses:
9- Dr. Iyad Al Qasir, Head of Nuclear Engineering Department, Member
Qualification exam and PhD Thesis proposal flowchart.