MSc Minerals Processing
Minerals processing is a wide ranging subject focussed on efficient, sustainable and safe recovery of the metals and materials from rocks needed for society to prosper. This is a unique programme covering fundamental principles across minerals engineering and geometallurgy which provides exceptional career prospects for engineering and geology graduates keen to specialise in the extractives industry.
MSc Mining Engineering
For engineering and geology graduates keen to specialise in mining and excavation design. Benefit from excellent industry links whilst learning specialist analytical, design and software skills that are relevant to the mining industry and tunnelling sectors.
MSc Mining Environmental Management
Become an in-demand geoscientist helping mining companies and governments carry out mining as sustainably as possible, and protect the environment from its potentially negative impacts. Gain specialist expertise centred on environmental geochemistry and mineralogy, as well as a multi-disciplinary skillset covering natural, engineering and social science aspects of mining environmental management.
MSc Mining Geology
Gain advanced specialised training for earth science and geology graduates seeking employment in the mining industry. You will attain a comprehensive understanding of the role of a geoscientist working in mineral exploration, resource estimation, production geology and environmental aspects of mining.
MSc Surveying and Land/Environmental Management
Discover the fundamentals of surveying, and delve into geomatics, site investigation, minerals and environmental topics, acquiring a host of specialist surveying skills that will enable you to graduate ready for a career in a range of "in demand" surveying roles across a range of industries.
MSc Applied Geotechnics
For geology and engineering graduates wanting to explore the prediction and measurement of soil and rock behaviour during excavation and construction. Gain specialist knowledge in tunnel, surface slope, dam and underground excavation designs.
MSc Exploration Geology
This course aims to provide specialist technical training required to carry out exploration programmes in the mining industry. You will be equipped with the knowledge and analytical skills required in exploration target generation, testing and evaluation.
MSc Geotechnical Engineering
Gain knowledge in rock engineering, site investigation, data capture and data analysis required to understand the issues facing engineers excavating in increasingly difficult surface conditions and complex underground spaces.