Missions & Activities


Our mission: coordinating the French offer in nuclear Human Capacity Building.


I2EN represents and coordinates France’s nuclear industry, R&D, and academia in France and abroad for all matters related to nuclear Human Capacity Building. By bringing together all these players, I2EN serves as a unified voice for countries wishing to develop nuclear education & training programs and to benefit from the French expertise in nuclear Human Capacity Building overall.


Our Missions:

We represent and coordinate the French offer in nuclear Human Capacity Building abroad in order to:

  • Propose the best education & training solutions tailored to the needs of partner countries;
  • Share best practices in Human Capacity Building so as to contribute to the implementation of safe and sustainable nuclear power programs;
  • Ensure France’s capacity to welcome international students and professionals in French nuclear corporations & research organizations;
  • Review the French offer in nuclear education & training in regard to the needs of industry in skilled personnel.


Activities in and with partner countries:

  • Assessment of immediate and long-term HR needs
  • Support and guidance in the design of nuclear workforce development plans
  • Development of nuclear education and training programs
  • Set-up of vocational training institutions
  • Development of on-the-job training programs directly related to current nuclear projects
  • Organization of “Train-the-Trainers” programs
  • Welcome of students and interns in academic and internship programs in France


Activities in France

Yearly update of the nuclear education programs database
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Accreditation of nuclear education programs: vocational Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree programs.
> More info about I2EN Accreditation