Signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Imperial College and Bangor University
Imperial College London and Bangor University signed a memorandum of understanding on the 17th June 2016 with the aim of furthering cooperation between the two universities in the field of Nuclear Engineering.
As a result of this agreement, Imperial will provide its long-standing experience in the field to help Bangor develop an academic programme of Nuclear research and teaching. This is in anticipation of nuclear new-build close to Bangor in the form of Horizon Nuclear Power’s Wylfa Newydd project. This will allow Bangor University to provide high quality training in conjunction with well informed and independent nuclear advice during the renewal of nuclear power in the region.
The signing was held Imperial College’s South Kensington campus on the 17th June. with Prof. David Shepherd (Pro-Vice Chancellor:Research and Enterprise) signing on behalf of Bangor and Prof. Jeff Magee (Dean of Faculty of Engineering) signed for Imperial College.