Taught course

Master of Mineral Resources

University of Queensland · Science

Entry requirements

Bachelor degree in geological science, geological engineering or related field, or Graduate Diploma in Mineral Resources. UQ or equivalent GPA of 5 or above.

CRICOS Code: 029189K

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

This program enables graduates to obtain an advanced knowledge in specialist plans related to the minerals industry. Students gain analytical skills that enable critical assessment of alternative solutions to complex industry problems. Graduates are equipped with an understanding of particular sections of the industry, and focus on investigating and resolving design and operational problems in a safe and efficient manner.

The Master of Mineral Resources provides professional postgraduate education in areas that impact directly upon the efficient technical, scientific and commercial management of the minerals industry.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration


full time
18 months

Course contact details

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980