AINSE - Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering

The Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE) is an integral organisation for enhancing Australia’s capability in nuclear science and engineering by facilitating world-class research and education. AINSE offers a range of programs and services to its members including generous conference support, inspiring symposiums, Honours / Postgraduate scholarships and intensive education schools. These benefits aim to foster scientific advancement and promote an effective collaboration between AINSE members and ANSTO.

 Funding opportunities offered by AINSE

AINSE 2017 Honours Scholarships - Open Dec 2016

Applications for AINSE Honours Scholarships open Dec 2016

AINSE Strategic Directions 2014-18

The AINSE Council has in its recent meeting formally endorsed AINSE’s Strategic Directions 2014-18. This provides the framework for developments which will give AINSE more agility, options and influence in facilitating the delivery of nuclear science and engineering. More information

Post Graduate Research Awards - Open Feb 2017

Applications for 2017 Post Graduate Research Awards - Open Feb 2017. More Information

The AINSE Trust

The purpose of the AINSE Trust, established in 2008, is to provide scholarships and fellowships for Australian students and researchers who are participating in AINSE programs.

You can help by providing a donation to the AINSE Trust. More Information




Michelle Durant appointed as AINSE’s new Managing Director

On behalf of the board of the Australian Institute for Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE), the board are very pleased to announce the appointment of Ms Michelle Durant to the position of Managing Director of AINSE.


8th AONSA Neutron School, 15-19 November 2016, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai, India

AANSS 2016, 29-30 November 2016, AINSE, Lucas Heights, NSW

Australian Archaeological Association Annual Conference (AAA2016), 6-8 December 2016, Terrigal, NSW