Postgraduate studies

The Department of Mining Engineering presents honours, master’s and doctoral degree programmes in mining engineering and applied science mining.

The Department’s postgraduate degree programmes offer a broad spectrum of subjects and accommodate various mining-related research projects for dissertations and theses. Students can also incorporate a number of modules from other engineering disciplines into their courses if specialist knowledge outside of the Department is required. The courses are presented through self-study modules that enable students to study either full time or part time at their own pace.

Academic programme map 

Qualifying criteria and application process 

Candidates with a BEng or equivalent degree from a recognised university may register for the BEng(Hons) Mining Engineering, MEng Mining Engineering or PhD Mining degree programmes. All other prospective candidates may qualify for the BScHons Applied Science Mining, MSc Applied Science Mining or PhD Mining Engineering degree programmes, pending acceptance by the Department’s Postgraduate Committee.

Published by Marietha Hicks

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