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Mining Program

Traditionally, mining has been one of the broadest en­gineering fields. A mining engineer is required to be familiar with all aspects of work involved in the opera­tion of a mining project from the initial discovery stage to the marketing of a final product. 

 

Undergraduate Studies

What does a Mining Engineer do?

Mining is the foundation of industrial civilization. It is the process of extracting minerals like gold, silver, copper, nickel and uranium (metallic) and salt, potash, coal and oil (nonmetallic) formations that concentrate naturally in the earth.

 

Mine Engineer

Underground Mine Design Lab

At the undergraduate level, a large computer lab provides access to industry standard software used in underground mine design. This includes Surpac, and all of the Rocscience software including Dips, RS2, Examine2D, Examine3D, RocData and RocSupport.

 

Facilities

Largest Mining Schools in Canada and the World.

Our Department Holds a significant position in the Canadian mining industry

Undergraduate Mining Program

Traditionally, mining has been one of the broadest engineering fields. A mining engineer is required to be familiar with all of aspects of work involved in the operation of a mining project from the initial discovery stage to the marketing of a final product. For this reason, mining students receive some basic training in each of the major engineering fields.

 

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Laboratories are Fully Equipped for the Programs Offered.

Facilities allow undergraduate courses to be conducted in close proximity to graduate study and research

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