The entry requirement is normally a degree in engineering, the physical sciences or economics, with a substantial mathematics element. Appropriate experience, while not essential, would be an advantage.
The course commenced in October 2006 and has gained recognition all over the world.
Months of entry
This course is run jointly by the Department of Earth Science and Engineering and Imperial College Business School.
It covers mineral deposit studies, resource evaluation, basic petroleum engineering and petroleum geology, minerals engineering and extractive metallurgy, accounting, mathematical techniques in finance, project appraisal and finance, project management, and markets and supplies.
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||33|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||33|
|Dissertation||34 (20000 words)|
Course contact details
- Professor Dennis Buchanan