IET Power Academy

IET Power Academy: Benefits

Power supplies at JETWhat's in it for you? Apart from a bursary of £3,000 for each year of study, there's a contribution towards university tuition fees, books and software and paid summer work placements. Then when you've completed your studies there's the opportunity to apply for jobs working on the sophisticated high-voltage equipment at Culham Centre for Fusion Energy and where joining the graduate scheme would help further your career.

Overall benefits are:

  • A bursary of £3,000 per annum (including a book allowance)
  • A contribution towards tuition fees at the end of the first and second years of employment, if you are subsequently recruited after the scholarship: £1,000 per year of study for each sponsored year
  • Reasonable support for cost of lodgings incurred during each vacation placement: 50% of costs capped at £100 per week
  • Attendance at the IET Power Academy Summer Seminar
  • Company Mentor
  • Free IET Student Membership for the duration of the degree course; should you join the organisation CCFE will continue to pay professional membership
  • Exciting career following completion of degree.


For graduate opportunities details can be found at: http://www.ccfe.ac.uk/graduates.aspx.

If you would like to follow our graduates' online blog, details can be found at: http://tokamaktales.blogspot.co.uk/search/label/Introduction