Masters | Postgraduate Course - Mining Engineering (Professional) - by Blended learning MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert Course Details within University of Exeter

Postgraduate Admissions
Tel:+44 (0) 1392 723316
Email:pg-ad@exeter.ac.uk
Course Fees
Tuition fees per year 2019/20 All students: £8,660 part-time
Start Month(s)
January 2019
Contact Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Mining Engineering (Professional) - by Blended learning MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert

Study Details

MSc/PGDip/PGCert 3 years part time by Blended learning

The internationally recognised Camborne School of Mines is offering a brand new Mining Professional Programme, comprising a suite of courses for international mining staff giving an insight into every part of the mining business.

You will start by getting a flexible, industry-relevant immersion into the mining value chain and this can be followed by more detailed study of Mining Engineering: an integrated postgraduate programme delivered by mining experts and aligned with industry needs.

This is the future of mining education; industry aligned courses, learning while you work, forming interdisciplinary industry wide professional networks and exposure to diverse international mining practices. 

Open to experienced mining industry staff; even without degrees but with appropriate experience, the course opens up the entire mining value chain, from finance, mineral deposit geology and exploration through mining and mineral processing methods to environmental & social impacts and mine closure. 

Module details

Year 1 - Mining Life Cycle Postgraduate Certificate

Year 2 - Mining Engineering Postgraduate Diploma

Year 3 - Mining Engineering MSc

Entry Requirements

Open to all mining professionals with a relevant degree or with relevant technical experience. Please contact us before making an online application if you do not hold a degree so we can advise on the additional information required. 

Programme Funding

We offer numerous scholarships to encourage exceptional students to apply for Masters programmes at the University of Exeter.

Student Destinations

Mines need talented individuals to make the right decisions in a dynamic, safety-critical, and technologically advanced working environment.

Our curriculum and teaching methods are aligned to modern mining industry issues and we enjoy close relationships with local, national and international minerals businesses.

The course has been designed to meet the needs of industry staff, mining companies, regulators and professional associations. The teaching approach, technical content and assessments reflect the professional and industry context of the course participants.

The Course Team have extensive experience of developing blended learning and residential courses for international mining, mining equipment and construction materials companies.

Our practical approach engages academics and students with consultancies, multinational miners, and junior explorers to promote advances in geological exploration and sustainable mining.