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Learn about Texas A&M University's Engineering Honors (EH) Program in the Nuclear Engineering (NUEN) department.

Department Coordinators

Sunil S. Chirayath

  • Associate Professor, Nuclear Engineering
  • Director, Center for Nuclear Security Science and Policy Initiatives (NSSPI)
Sunil S. Chirayath

Pavel V. Tsvetkov

  • Associate Professor, Nuclear Engineering
  • Director, Graduate Program, Nuclear Engineering
Pavel V. Tsvetkov

The basic requirements for EH students in NUEN are below. View your progress in the EH status portal. For a more detailed list of requirements, see the information section below. 

Each Semester:

  • Maintain a 3.5 GPA
  • Attend at least 2 EH activities

Each Academic Year (Fall & Spring semester):

  • Schedule and attend your honors meeting with one of the NUEN Department Coordinators
    • Schedule your honors meeting via Navigate
  • Register for at least one honors course or section per academic year unless exception is approved by a department coordinator
  • Complete the EH survey in May

Before Graduating:

  • Earn 18 honors credit hours
    • Must be engineering, math or science courses
    • 4-6 credit hours must come from 491 honors research