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Mining Program at Queen's
Mining Program at Queen's

The Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining at Queen’s has prepared global mining industry leaders for more than 120 years. It is today not only the largest mining department in Canada but among the largest in the world.

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Facilities
Facilities
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Faculty Profiles
Faculty Profiles

Meet the faculty members of the Robert M. Buchan Department of Mining and learn more about their latest research interests.

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Commercial Testing Services
Commercial Testing Services

We are a full-service provider with the equipment to meet your commercial testing needs, including Rock Mechanics testing, Core Preparation, and Mineral Processing testing

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Employment Opportunities
Employment Opportunities

As an employer of choice for faculty and staff, Queen's has created an engaged and supportive community of learning where people can fully realize their professional and academic aspirations.

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Robert M. Buchan
Robert M. Buchan

With an undergraduate degree in mining from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland and a MSc in Mining Engineering from Queen's University, Robert Buchan went on to become one of the most influential figures in Canadian mining history.

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