Khalifa University has hosted the opening of the Gulf Nuclear Energy Infrastructure Institute (GNEII) 2012 Fellows. The four-module, sixteen-week course includes 20 students from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait.
GNEII national stakeholders represent Khalifa University, Critical National Infrastructure Authority (CNIA), Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), and Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR).
The course will be carried out in partnership with Sandia National Laboratories (Sandia), Nuclear Security Science and Policy Institute (NSSPI) at Texas A&M University in the U.S., and Khalifa University. GNEII’s Fundamentals Course offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to build a broad knowledge base among course participants and ensures familiarity with the important topics of nuclear safety, safeguards, and security.
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