Taught course

Mining Engineering (Professional)

Institution
University of Exeter · College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
Qualifications
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.

Months of entry

January

Course content

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.

This degree is professionally accredited under licence from the Engineering Council, as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for a Chartered Engineer (CEng) for candidates who have already acquired an Accredited CEng (Partial) BEng (Hons) undergraduate first degree.

Information for international students

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic)
Overall score 6.5. No less than 6.0 in any section.

TOEFL IBT*
Overall score 90 with minimum scores of 21 for writing, 21 for listening, 22 for reading and 23 for speaking.

Pearson Test of English (Academic)
58 with no less than 55 in all communicative skills.

Other accepted tests
Information about other acceptable tests of linguistic ability can be found on our English language requirements page.

Pre-sessional English
Applicants with lower English language test scores may be able to take pre-sessional English at INTO University of Exeter prior to commencing their programme.

Learn more at the international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,800
International students
£8,800

The University of Exeter invests significantly in a range of funding opportunities for talented prospective postgraduates. Learn more at the funding page for further details., where you can search our database for funding opportunities suitable for your area of interest.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Ms. Aveen Hameed
Email
A.Hameed@exeter.ac.uk